Can i use the left break caliper on the right front tire

Asked by Apr 12, 2015 at 01:09 PM about the 1992 GMC Sierra

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I bought used routers and
calipers but only need the
right side set to fix my
problem but the seal on the
caliper  was riped so can i use
the left  one on the right side

5 Answers

63,045

Some vehicles use the same calipers on both sides. Others do not. Compare what's on the truck now to the replacement caliper. As long as they're both the same, you'll be ok. HTH. -Jim

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150,595

No. They are mirror calipers if you know what I mean only left fits left and right fits right. I checked at http://www.autoanything.com

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150,595

Hi Jim...I was off looking at suppliers and they all agree, on that '92 ....your post was not there

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150,595

The rotors are same. The caliper would bolt on but brake line attachments would be on the rotor side

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63,045

Hi Fordnut. -Jim

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