wear adjuster


Dictionary of automotive terms. 2015.

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  • automatic wear adjuster — A device that automatically compensates for the wear of brakes or clutch …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • adjuster — A device for moving something into the correct position or into a different position such as a seat adjuster. Also see automatic wear adjuster brake adjuster horizontal adjuster jet adjuster ride height adjuster …   Dictionary of automotive terms

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  • automatic adjuster — Brake adjusters that are actuated by the application of the park brake or by normal brake operation to compensate for lining wear. At one time, in order to activate the brake adjuster, it was necessary to operate the vehicle in reverse and hit… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

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