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FTE Brake Caliper Kit Question

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Has anyone used the FTE caliper kits? They don't come with the metal retaining rings and I threw mine away. Do I just not need them with this kit? If I do, anyone know where to get them?


Here's the Kit



Here's my calipers. Seems like a tight fit for the ring:




Any experience appreciated!




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Are the outer rims of the seals where the rings would have gone a harder rubber?

The 'new' way (like, about 2005) is to use a hard rubber ring with a little 'nib' on the inside

to retain the outside of the dust seal instead of a metal ring.





"I learn best through painful, expensive experience, so I feel like I've gotten my money's worth." MattL

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