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NEED HELP Ext calipers?

Discussion in 'Brakes' started by Harpo, Jul 19, 2016.

  1. Harpo

    Harpo Well-Known Member

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    Hey guys

    Are ext:s front brake calipers the same as the shorties?.

    I have changed my rotors and pads and after today's 100 mile trip I find that my right front caliper is binding and beyond rescue.
    As you might know EXT is quite rare here in Sweden and my budget is small so I thought about getting a used caliper from the junkyard. Problem is all they got is calipers from short wheel base Trailblazers. They look the same if you look at the junkyards pics, but I might be wrong.

    Anybody know??

    Janne
     
  2. xavierny25

    xavierny25 Platinum Supporter

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    The caliper is the same the only difference is the bracket.
     
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  3. Harpo

    Harpo Well-Known Member

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    Ok, are you sure?, I think it is also but not 100% sure.

    I noticed it says T370 in the casting on the bracket and thought it was the bracket that was different, not the caliper.


    Thanks!
     
  4. Blckshdw

    Blckshdw Moderator

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    The bracket is the difference. There are also a number of threads in this subforum discussing this same question if you need more assurances :wink:
     
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