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Re: stuck brake caliper

Try just SLOWLY pressing the brake pedal and get the piston to come out a
little bit.  Have a friend help watch other wise you will push this piston
out of the caliper.  That should free it up if stuck, and then you should be
able to get it back in.

Rob Andrews -- Dell Home Sales
1800-879-3355 x 47218 Rob_Andrews@Dell.com
99 A4 2.8Q--too many toys to list...

----- Original Message -----
From: C. Krafft <ckrafft@olg.com>
To: <quattro@audifans.com>
Sent: Friday, December 17, 1999 7:47 PM
Subject: stuck brake caliper

> Working on brakes on my 93 100  CSQW
> Successfully removed calipers and rotors (after a fair amount of tapping).
> Having a great deal of difficulty compressing the caliper to fit the new
> pads in.  Tried my old tricks of using a C-clamp and even opening the
> valve.
> No luck.
> Wondering if there is some other thing or if the caliper is either
> or otherwise jammed.
> Thanks
> Charlie Krafft