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  1. #1
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    How the f#$% do i get this plasic spacer out?

    Brand new Avid Elixir 5s. Pretty much ready to go but I have tried everything to get this plastic spacer between the pads out and it won't f'n budge.

    Any ideas?

  2. #2
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    Sep 2012
    If you clean a screwdriver (flat) and gently wedge it between the pad and spacer it should free up the shipping/bleed spacer. Be gentle and use a very clean screwdriver, I would clean it with some brake clean. Good luck

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