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Dodge 1500 2006 Dodge Ram 1500 quad cab 5.7 Front brake clips I

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2006 Dodge Ram 1500 quad cab 5.7
Front brake clips
I have installed the clips on each end of the brake shoe but there are two extra clips that are shaped differently than the others in my kit. Do you have a diagram of where these two other clips go?
Thanks
Hi,

here is diagram showing anti-rattle clip locations:
image
Customer: replied 5 years ago.

I already have that diagram but it does not show where these 2 extra clips go.

I have attached a couple of pictures of the clips for your reference.

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Hi,

They dont go anywhere. I have replaced these brakes hundreds of times and those are not part of your front brakes. there are only the 4 anti-rattle clips shown on the diagram, and no others.

no reason for them to be in your package except being packaged wrong
Customer: replied 5 years ago.

I bought the package from Advanced Auto Parts and the part number is XXXXX

 

I don't want to put the wheel back on until I am absolutely sure. Will you take a look on their website for this part because these extra clips are in the image they show as part of the package so I don't think they are packaged wrong.

Hi,

ok, got a better look from their image. those are wear indicators. If the pad you purchased dont have a wear indicator on them, then you use these. They will clip onto pad, then then the anti rattle clip. They go on the bottom of the inboard pad
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hi,

factory kit doesnt contain them as the factory pads have the wear indicator, which is why i havent seen them in a kit before, and why the diagram doesnt show them as they are part of the factory pads

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