brake caliper bolt torque ?

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does anyone know the correct spec for model 3 (not pup) brake caliper bolt torque (front and rear) ?
 

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Brake caliper bolt torque for the front calipers is 94nm. For the rear calipers is 83nm. This applies to all versions of the model 3. A tesla mobile service tech was kind enough to provide this information when I asked.
Do you happen to have the torque spec for the slider pin bolts for the rear as well? Thanks.
 
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Brake caliper bolt torque for the front calipers is 94nm. For the rear calipers is 83nm. This applies to all versions of the model 3. A tesla mobile service tech was kind enough to provide this information when I asked.
Does it say (in the pîctures) that we should only use new caliper bolts? Is it ok to reuse the same bolts? Thanks for the help.
 
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Brake caliper bolt torque for the front calipers is 94nm. For the rear calipers is 83nm. This applies to all versions of the model 3. A tesla mobile service tech was kind enough to provide this information when I asked.
Is it ok to put anti-seize on the bolts since I live in a harsh winter zone? Does anti-seize affect the torquing level of the bolts?
 

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Is it ok to put anti-seize on the bolts since I live in a harsh winter zone? Does anti-seize affect the torquing level of the bolts?
Yes, and Yes.

Any lubricant on threads will reduce the force needed to achieve the desired bolt stretch, or loading. But most fastener systems are well within spec with or without anti-seize lubricant.

Note that anti-seize is great for preventing dissimilar metal corrosion but maybe not that great for preventing water/salt from entering. But it's certainly better than nothing.