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Old 10-06-2016, 05:32 PM
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Installing the rear akebono caliper and I've come to a road block. The point where the line is screwed onto the caliper is what I'm talking about. The bolt doesn't seem to screw in all the way so the line has space to wiggle and potentially leak fluid. Should I just add washers to remedy this?

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Old 10-06-2016, 05:42 PM
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Do you have both copper washers installed? There should be one on each side of the banjo bolt.
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Old 10-06-2016, 06:43 PM
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You probably need the shortened banjo bolts if you're using your stock lines. https://www.z1motorsports.com/brakes...lt-p-8488.html
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Old 10-07-2016, 09:23 AM
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I got it fixed guys. I had dropped one of the copper washers. I'm good now lol
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Old 10-07-2016, 09:24 AM
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if those are stock lines you need shorter banjo bolts
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Old 10-07-2016, 09:27 AM
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Originally Posted by ChinkyChoy
if those are stock lines you need shorter banjo bolts
I replaced the stock line with Ss lines. No more stock lines like from the pic
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Old 10-07-2016, 02:33 PM
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Finally finished!

Akebono bbk with SS lines and Z1 slotted rotors. Also installed extended ARP studs and 15mm spacers in front for that flush look.

Almost ready for the track!

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Old 10-07-2016, 03:00 PM
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Looking nice!
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Nice job all around^^^^What wheel/tire specs are you running?
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Old 10-07-2016, 08:55 PM
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Originally Posted by blnewt
Nice job all around^^^^What wheel/tire specs are you running?
Front 19x8.5+33 - 245/40/19 +15mm spacers
Rear 19x9.5+35 - 275/35/19
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