In message <firstname.lastname@example.org> "A.D.Smith" writes:
> Following the recent discussion on this little notch in the brake calliper
I took my callipers off this weekend to clean up the pistons. After getting
> the pistons out I realised that there were no notches to be found ! Have I
> missed them ? Where should they be exactly. If they're not there, I can't
> really line them up ?
The notches are on the rims of the pistons facing into the pads. One half of
the rim surface is slightly lower. The "notches" are so subtle that I rebuilt
my cylinders without even noticing them. Only after I re-read the manual and
went looking, did I see them.
Thomas Wannenburg MD.
Cardiology, Bowman Gray School of Medicine
Wake Forest Univ