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Old 07-14-2010, 11:47 AM
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My truck has 60k on it, and the brakes aren't as grippy as I'd like them. Time to swap the front pads. What I was wanting to know was if any special tools were required. I know my bronco required a special castle socket to get the rotors off. Does the superduty require a similar (perhaps the exact same) socket?
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Old 07-15-2010, 05:32 AM
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45 views, and not one person has done a front brake jon on one of these trucks yet?
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Old 07-15-2010, 06:02 AM
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I haven't done one, but I'm assuming they are like the older superdutys and just float.
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I've changed my left rear rotor and brake pads due to rotating tires jack stand went to poop and drop my truck but I needed no special tools to change rotor or brake pads except some muscle to remove the rotor from the studs.
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