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  1. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    Hi. The handbrake actuator lever has been sticking a bit so I tried to work the nut with a spanner to free it up, however I have been heavy handed as the nut and top of the bolt (the one that activates the caliper when the handbrake is used) has snapped off. My question is, is it possible to...
  2. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    Hi all, am having an issue identifying and finding the best replacement for these lucas calipers are, when i put registration number or model they all throw out a couple of variation? This is a front right brake on a Vauxhall/Opel Combo 1.4 1700 16v twinport on a 57 reg. On anouther note as I...
  3. Large Vauxhalls
    Good morning gents, After having issues with my NSR rear caliper sticking which is getting replaced this weekend as it’s becoming more pronounced now with it sticking the brake on and dragging. Anyways, I plugged in opcom this morning and the code came up as seen on the image attached.. is...
  4. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    Hi, Can anyone tell me the size of the bolts (screw bolts?) that hold a caliper / piston etc to the axle of the car? It's taken me long enough just to find out what they are, after a bit of reading they appear to be inverted torx? Does anyone know where I would be able to pick these up on the...
  5. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    As the title says, I have a Y Reg (2001?) astra coupe, the front caliper (offside) is sticking, can anyone help me with a part number? I've recently had both the rear calipers done, so I might as well swap both the front ones even though it's only one that's sticking. when I got the rear...
  6. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    Hi A bit new this, my rear brake (nsr) was making a scraping sound so took the wheel off and caliper and removed the pads, found the pad had nothing left, so while the caliper was free I tried to push the piston back but I couldn't budge it, is this because I had the handbrake on or is it...
  7. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    Corsa D 1.3 CDTI. I'm needing to replace front discs / pads but the lower bolt for releasing the brake pads has the head on the nut rounded off with rust. I don't have a welder to weld another bolt on so i was wondering if i remove the caliper hub carrier nuts and remove the caliper, can i get...
  8. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    Anyone in Wolverhampton that can extract a snapped bleed nipple? I have had the car 6 months and decided it was time to clean up the calipers and slides but when I got to the last one front near side the bleed nipple was snapped off so can't do anything with it.
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