| ||Bracket Supply ||Ships with brackets 100% of the time when you order a bracketed unit ||Ships with brackets sporadically depending on supply ||CARDONE will keep your inventory clean of calipers missing brackets |
| ||Configuration Choice ||Offers both friction choice calipers with and without brackets ||Offers bracketed calipers only ||Allows the customer to choose which configuration best suits their regional demographic |
| ||Grease Control ||Uses a controlled amount of grease during caliper assembly ||No system to control grease application ||Ensures that the critical areas of the caliper are greased properly during assembly. Especially areas where the bracket or pads will slide. |
| ||Hardware ||Hardware installed where possible and the balance is supplied in a sealed plastic bag / kit. ||Some hardware is installed and the balance is loose in an unsealed, plastic bag. ||Assembled and pre-lubricated hardware saves the service dealer valuable installation time. Hardware in a sealed bag keeps components from being lost or damaged. |
| ||Testing ||Every unit is 100% computer tested and if it takes a bracket CARDONE ensures bracket slides properly. ||Little or no testing to validate quality of product. ||Computerized pressure testing validates the product in the box will withstand hydraulic pressure. Testing the sliding of the bracket guarantees the unit will work properly on the vehicle. |
CARDONE's remanufactured Brake Calipers not only offer a high quality, low cost alternative to new parts, but are the leading choice in the remanufactured market.