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> myvi brake caliper pin, sc can do for free?

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TS zombie24
post Dec 27 2015, 05:37 AM, updated 4y ago

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its gonna be 1 year since i got my car....last wednesday i did my 20k service...next day while drving i got famous kok kok sound....luckily had workshop nearby i pulled in and they said its the caliper pin...120 to do...they told me perodua wont do....but after driving around a few days no noise...so wht u guys think i should do?
xavi5567
post Dec 27 2015, 11:45 AM

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perodua will do it for free just tell them when u go over to the service centre
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post Dec 27 2015, 11:56 AM

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Unless it's under warranty, SC may do it , for free. But 50/50 chances.
But usually they try NOT to do it for free, even within warranty, and try come up with excuses to make you pay for it.
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post Dec 27 2015, 03:18 PM

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Just replace the pins to those with some silicone bush to take up the play that cause the rattle. With the right tools, a ring spanner, jack, some rubber grease, its not difficult to replace the pins. Youtube got some tutorials. Its mostly the same procedure. I inspected the old pins and wear was very slight, yet it gave an occasional rattle. There was no serious metal wear. The new pins solved the problem, now coming to a year, no issues. When done properly, it should last the lifetime of the car, no need to replace these anymore, unless its a very poorly made or designed product.

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TS zombie24
post Dec 27 2015, 11:25 PM

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Thks guys for replies..will call sc first n see wht they say....



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