What are the Torque specs for front brake calipers?

Asked by Sep 15, 2007 at 04:45 PM about the 1996 Chevrolet Cavalier Base

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Are you talking the caliper-to-mounting bracket torque specs? I usually turn them to between 10-20 ft. lbs., not much is needed as these are simply holding the caliper over the rotor, and you don't want to over-torque and cause the caliper to drag. You might also call a Chevy dealer service department for the answer.

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