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“Now you will assemble the Front Left Brake Disc and add the Brake Caliper to the Front Left Suspension of your model.”
Front Left Brake System
With the vanes of the Brake Disc Base facing up, align the larger holes of the Brake Disc Plate on top.
The smaller cross-drilled holes in the Brake Disc Plate should follow the shape of the vanes underneath. If not, flip it over:
Fit the two pegs of the Brake Disc Plate Hub into these two larger holes, as shown:
Secure these together from the reverse side with two (2) MP screws.
Be careful screwing these in, they can strip easily:
Retrieve your Front Left Suspension assembly from the previous pack. Fit the legs of the Brake Caliper to the back of the Knuckle Base and secure this in place with two (2) HM screws, as shown.
Take care not to pinch the brake hose between the caliper and the knuckle. This is also your friendly reminder to try using 3-in-One Oil on all screws going into metal:
We have built a few of these brakes before, so this was easy enough. Store these components somewhere safe as they will not be attached until a later pack.
Running Total of screws used so far: 290
Pack 45 – Engine: Front Half Shafts