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      05-15-2011, 12:01 PM   #13
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Drives: 2007 Z4 Coupe Manual
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Pittsburgh, PA

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Originally Posted by templarjay View Post
i did some surfing and came across the pelican website and their tutorial for brake pad changes and noticed something different in theirs. They say to remove plastic caps off of the back of the calipers and unscrew allen screws to take the calipers off. I'm wondering if those allen screws are actually for the bleeder valves?
That's another way of doing this and works if you are going to replace only the pads and not the rotor. For me the way explained in this post is easier. These allen screws are actually the sliders so if you are going to change the sliders you will need to remove them.