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Bent Brake Pad Pin

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by braaap, May 20, 2008.

  1. May 20, 2008 at 12:05 PM
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    braaap

    braaap [OP] "bangin"

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    3" TOYTEC SPACER, REAR LEAF PACK TSB, PAINTED BLACK SPORT RIMS, JARDINE CATBACK, BRAAAP STICKER ON BACK WINDOW (BEST MOD SO MANY COMMENTS)
    I Found My Left Front Brake Pad Pin Bent And Out Of Place From The Factory.... Just Posting So Others Can Check Theres.... Kinda Sketchy!!!
     
  2. May 20, 2008 at 1:40 PM
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    wiscdave

    wiscdave Lets Do It!

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    pics? What is the brake pin anyways.
     
  3. May 22, 2008 at 8:12 AM
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    braaap

    braaap [OP] "bangin"

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    Sorry Forgot To Take Pics Of It... I Was A Bit Startled By This And Drove Straight To The Dealer. It Is One Of The Two Pins That Holds The Brake Pads In Place. In The Condition It Was In It Could Have Allowed The Pad To Swing Out Of Place Leaving Me Left Brakeless.
     
  4. May 22, 2008 at 12:11 PM
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    Janster

    Janster Old & Forgetful

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    Did you just happen to notice it or were you experiencing some brake issues?

    Thanks for the tip!! I'll definately have to take a look at that.....
     
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