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Module 2 - Hydraulic System Components (Page 5 of 5)

Hydraulic System Components


Disc brake calipers provide braking action by squeezing the pads against the inner and outer surfaces of a rotating disc (rotor). Disc brake calipers may be fixed or floating. They may have as few as one cylinder or as many as four.

See Module 1, page 3.

Module 2 (Page 5 of 5)