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Kevin
Kevin, VW Mechanic
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Hi im kevin is spring coils had opened up they could retension them by closing the gaps back up but this wont last forever as eventually they will go back to how they were

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
Are you familiar with this braking system that t I described? Can you find me replacement parts,or tell me where you think I might find them?

I can take alook can i have vin number

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Ive managed to find them without the vin this is a link to page with a spring kit

http://europarts-sd.com/brakeshoehardwarekit-rear1992-1996.asp

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Im still here respond to this conversation .

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Which parts do you need for the front ?

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
Kevin: Apparently there is a brake kit that is needed for the front. I don't know what it includes. I will have to rely on your expertise for the probable parts needed.

From my info you have calipers on the front so there are no springs fitted to front brakes

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Ok there are no springs on the front however there is a set of pad retaining pins so ive added a link to page containing both parts

http://europarts-sd.com/viewcart.asp

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