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#1 swanny1970

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Posted 29 March 2013 - 05:02 PM

hi brake discs on my 02 st 220 mondeo are shot so tried to change them , easy 20 minute job per corner i thought :)  , wheel off ok  , caliper off no prob , tap off disc no chance :(  , batter it off with a bigger hammer won't budge :angry:  make a make shift pulley with a couple of coil spring compressors still no joy :angry:  as i chickened out thinking i was going to brake something :unsure:  , curse and swearing at them didn't help either so caliper back on wheel back on kick the dog and huff for the rest of the day :angry:  :angry:  :angry: any ideas



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#2 stef123

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Posted 29 March 2013 - 06:28 PM

It will just be corrosion holding it to the hub, you will just need to be patient and keep spinning it and hitting it until the corrosion bond gives up.

 

be sure to clean the hubs up well once they do come off




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