Mechanics

CHANGED REAR BREAK PADS AND BENT THE BREAK DUST SHIELD.HOW WOULD I GO ABOUT BENDING IT BACK SO IT DOESNT SCRAPE ROTOR?

2000 Lexus ES 300 • 12,800 miles

The right rear break dust shield is making slight contact with the rotor.
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Imgregory7483
June 30, 2012.



Usually you can bend them back by hand. We've all done that. If it's too tough, you'll need a large pliers to tug on it. You might also be able to wedge a screwdriver between the rotor and shield to pry it back.

Caradiodoc
Jun 30, 2012.