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5. It might have been due to grime or rust buildup on the knuckle, but the inner brake pad would not quite fit between where the slider pins thread into the knuckle. It was literally less than 2 mm worth of obstruction, so we got out our grinder and took just a smidgen of metal off each side of the inner brake pad's backing plate, never actually grinding off any of the brake-pad material.

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