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With only 8,644 on new calipers, there should be no reason to replace them at this time. Calipers are designed to last much longer that 8,000 miles. The only way these would need replacing for inspection purposes, is if they are leaking or not releasing. If leaking, you'd notice it on the ground. If they weren't releasing you'd feel it when you drive.
As for the bearings- if these were worn and needed replacement, you'd hear a "hum" noise while driving that got louder and/or changed pitch that directly related to speed. The faster you go ,the louder the noise.
As for the emergency break cable- if this cable is rusted or seized and is not activating the emergency brake on the right side, this would be cause for replacement due to inspection requirements.
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