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    Hi, anyone got one of the above that I would be able to borrow next week. or now where I could get one cheap. cheers, near stockton on tees

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    Get them for about 25 quid on eBay

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    Done front and rear with a long nose plier. £1 from pound shop.

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    Quote Originally Posted by yysnet View Post
    Done front and rear with a long nose plier. £1 from pound shop.
    Why did you need long nosed pliers for the front

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    I have a kit you could have borrowed but unfortunately im in Milton Keynes sorry

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    I made one awhile back at work following diamentions i found on here, i havent actually used it yet though so cant gaurentee it works, although your more than welcome to borrow it and try it out, im based in middlesbrough

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    get the wife to give the piston a long hard stare....thats enough to make anything retract hahaha.

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    afaik you also need an adaptor for the veccy....as said above a good strong set of long nose pliers works ok. give the piston a little and i mean little tap to make sure its seated on the threads first and the rewind in the lugs with the pliers.

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    Quote Originally Posted by benholden2010 View Post
    I made one awhile back at work following diamentions i found on here, i havent actually used it yet though so cant gaurentee it works, although your more than welcome to borrow it and try it out, im based in middlesbrough

    Thanks, might contact you next week when i get my brakes, I got some long nose pliers but don't fancy ******ing the thread on the piston.

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    Yea just give us a PM If u need them matey, i keep meaning to try it out and see if it works, I'll give it a try this weekend if I get chance but I'm 90% sure it will work

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