How do you change the back brakes on a 99 Yukon?

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How do you change brake pads 99 suburban?

It depends on the type of vehicle that you have. You have to remove the caliper which is what holds the brake pads and squeezes them against the rotor (the part the wheel bolts to) so that the friction stops the vehicle. Different manufacturers use different methods to mount the caliper. GM uses 2 b (MORE)

Is there anything special to do when changing the rear brakes on a 99 Dakota truck?

I have a 99 Dakota and when I changed the rear brakes there was noting special I had to do to them. just remember with any rear "drum" brakes. you need to make sure when you replace the shoes that you also replace the hardware (tension springs, hold down springs). If you go to any auto part store an (MORE)

How do you change back brakes on a 1985 Chevy van?

It depends if it is the front or rear brakes. Most likely if it is the front brakes you need to take off the front wheels then unbolt the two bolts on the back of the calper. Then you need to remove the caliper and take the brake pads out. After you do that you need to get a c clmp and push the cali (MORE)

How Do you change the Back Brakes on a Ford Focus?

I would recommend getting a shop manual to see the procedure and to get all the varoious torque values for the bolts, etc.. They are about $20 and can be found in autoparts stores or online. For the 2004 Focus you jack up the rear end, parking brake OFF, remove the wheels. There are then four bolts (MORE)

How do you change drum brakes into rotor brakes on a 95 - 99 Monte Carlo?

Answer . I wasn't aware they still came with drum brakes... I've owned three and they've all been 4-wheel disc. If drums were still an option, it will take replacing all factory parts which are different from drums to discs and could be very expensive. This may include the wheel speed sensors an (MORE)

How do you change back 3 plugs on 99 Gran Prix?

I did the hard way and reached back there and did it myself but it took a couple hours and a lot of work to get to them. I've been told to undo the front motor mounts and with a hydraulic jack, jack the front of the engine down far enough to see the back 3 plugs, but I didn't try that. A lot of the (MORE)

How do get to back 3 plugs on 99 gran prix to change them?

Answer . \nSome people will remove the two front motor mounts (dog bones) and with the car in park push the car forward to rotate the engine and apply the parking brake to hold the car. (Carefull not too far and damage the radiator) If you can get your eng to rock forward, that gives you more roo (MORE)

How do you change brake pads on a 99 Hyundai Elantra?

1.Remove the cap from the brake fluid reservoir2.Loosen the wheel nuts then raise the vehicle and remove wheel3.Push the piston back into the bore to provide room for the new brake pads.A C-clamp can be used to accomplish thisAs the piston is depressed to the bottom of the caliper bore the fluid in (MORE)

How to Change rear brake rotor on 99 Jeep Grand Cherokee?

well I did it changed out the front wheel teves for the akebono calipers, as well as new pads and rotors on the rear. I had to use a meter plus long breaker bar on the top brake bracket bolts and because the braker bar would like no way fit the lower brake bracket bolt I used the torque multi (MORE)

How do you change the brakes on a 99 gmc jimmy sle?

Answer BAM! On a 99 jimmy, all 4 brakes should be disk. To change disk Brakes you must remove the wheel, and simply unbolt the cliper. On a 99 I believe there are two sets of bolts. One that attached the caliper to a mount, and then the mount to the axel. Justunbolt it and pull the caliper off. The (MORE)

How do you change the back disc brakes on a 97 Tiburon?

the Hyundai rear caliper needs to be twisted(clockwise) to compress the piston. Dont try to pry it or vice it . Remove bleeder valve if it still doesnt retract, then bleed entire system. Fresh fluid is always good for the seals and the muck youll see coming out of the bleeder valve is proof of why i (MORE)

How do you change the back brakes on a 1997 Nissan Altima gxe?

Tork value on barring I have no idea what the above answer is supposed to mean but you should go out and buy either a Chilton's Manual or Hayne's Manual. Those books will give you the correct procedure. If you have never done brakes before,,,,don't do it unless you are very mechanically inclined. (MORE)

How do you change the brake light on a 2005 GMC YUKON?

Open the rear hatch. There are 2 screw in the sidewall next to the brake lights (Right or Left). Remove those 2 screws and the brake/signal light housing will come out along with the wire harness for the lights. There should be 3 separate pairs of wires going to the Turn Signal, Rear Lights and Brak (MORE)

How do you change the rear brakes on a '99 Mazda 626?

Take the wheel off. You'll need a 10 mm socket for the brake pad screw. Loosen the screw and the brake caliper will flip up. Remove brake pads and pay attention to how they are installed. Use a pair of regular pliers or vice grips to 'screw' the caliper cylinder back in before placing the new (MORE)

How do you change the rear brakes on a 99 Pontiac Sunfire?

Haynes to the rescue .... again! . If you're going to do the job yourself, I'd suggest picking up a Haynes or Chilton manual for your car. It will give you step by step directions with pictures.\nI guess that the 99 has drum brakes like my 96. Take note that you might have to have those drums tur (MORE)

How do you change the brakes on a 99 gmc safari?

Lift the car on a jack, remove the tire, remove the brakeshoe/caliper, and remove the old brake pad. Put in the new brakepad, replace the brake show/caliper, replace the tire and lower thecar to the ground.

How do you change front brake pads on 99 Ford transit?

I your doing the drivers side turn the steering wheel left hand down to help access to the brakes, jack up the vehicle and take off the wheel. On the inside of the brake caliper youll see 2 circular covers top and bottom, remove the bottom cover using a small screw driver and youll find a torx bolt, (MORE)

How do you change brake lights on 99 peugeot 206?

Just done this myself in a Y reg 206. You will need a torch/light. Someone to help test the brake pedal. A 10mm spanner -Inside the boot area you have to peel back the carpet-like material so that you can access the area behind the light cluster. -You will see that there is a wiring loom connecto (MORE)

Where can you locate a manual showing how to change the fuel pump on a 99 GMC Yukon?

The pump is in the fuel tank and is integral to the level sending unit, the tank must be removed for access, the wires and pipe connectors will need to be removed before the tank is lowered. If you intend to actually perform the work first remove the negative battery connection and be certain it can (MORE)

How to change the front brakes on a 99 expedition?

Most of the parts stores will print out the instructions for you.. Basically this:. Remove the wheel. Remove the calipers by removing the two bolts behind the calipers.. Hang the calipers using a sturdy bungie cord, so their weight is not on the brake lines.. Spray penetrating oil between the r (MORE)

How do you change the front brake pads on a 99 Hyundai Accent Hatchback?

Once the car is jacked up, remove the front tires, then with a 12 wrench key, remove the bolt that is located on the rear side of the caliper, not the one holding the brake fluid line buth the one right next to it. Pry the brake pad holder off and then remove the brake pads themselves. You will need (MORE)

Why Your back brakes need change before your front brakes?

If its a rear wheel drive car it would be because more power to that axle, therefore more stopping power is exerted by the brake pads. When applying braking more forces are exerted on the front of the vehicle, this is why vehicles fitted with only one set of disc brakes (superior to drum) use them (MORE)

How do you change back brakes on a 04 elantra?

1. Remove the cap from brake fluid reservoir 2. Loosen the lug nuts the raise car and support it securely on jack stands 3. Remove the lug nuts and wheel 4. Maybe be necessary to remove the center console and detach the parking brake cable from lever for more slack to detach it from caliper. 5. Remo (MORE)

What are the steps for changing the Back brakes for 2005 jeep liberty?

REAR . Raise and support vehicle. . Remove the wheel and tire assemblies. . Compress the caliper . Remove the caliper slide pin bolts NOTE: Do not allow brake hose to support caliper assembly. . Remove the caliper by tilting the top up and off the caliper adapter . Support and hang the (MORE)

How do you change brakes on 99 dodge avenger?

If you mean just the brake pads it is as easy as pulling the tire, unmounting the brake caliper and pulling the pads out and putting new ones in (after depressing the hydrolic ram back to a start.) There is no reason you couldn't do this yourself, but you should get a repair manual or find good deta (MORE)

How do you change brake light bulb on 99 Chevy Tahoe?

The rear lens is secured with two screws and two plastic clips. The screws are located above and below the door hinge, look for 3/4 inch holes punched through the sheet metal to access the screws. To help prevent losing the screw into the body cavity use a magnetic tip phillips screw driver. The (MORE)

How do you change brake rotors on 2002 Yukon?

Raise and suitably support the vehicle. Refer to Vehicle Lifting. . Remove the tire and wheel assembly. . Remove the front wheel hub extension, dual wheel vehicles only. . Insert a drift or large screwdriver through the brake caliper into one of the brake rotor vanes in order to prevent th (MORE)

How do you bleed breaks on 99 Yukon?

you have bleeder valves on all brakes. look for small fittng usually on back side of brakes starting with rear passenger side crack the bleeder valve and have someone slowly pump the brakes wait to see if all air is out tighten when fluid is steady and NO air bubbles. rear pass to rear drive then fr (MORE)

Change front brakes on 99 saturn?

Saturns use a 14mm hex socket to remove the caliper bolts, both front and rear ( for a rear disk brake option) always use anti seize on threads, but do not use anti seize on the bushings. use Sylglyde or some type of impurity free grease. Anti seize is made up of aluminum shavings, and will actually (MORE)

How do you change back brakes on a 98 au falcon?

Admittedly, I have done it, using a brake spreader. Pain in the butt. I now just leave it up to a mechanic to do it correctly. Fortunately, mine did his apprenticeship at Kloster Fraud on the 98 AU. Now he works elsewhere.

How do you change drum brakes on 99 Malibu?

You need to have the drums turned provided they are within specs. Any shop that can turn them can measure them for you. They just pull off (parking brake OFF). The shoes are not too tough to replace. You should replace springs /star adjusters when shoes replaces & sold in kits at better auto parts s (MORE)

How do you change the back brakes on 97 ford escort?

I would strongly suggest you buy a manual. You jack the rear wheels off the ground. Remove the tire and wheel. Place 13 MM head bolts into the outer side of the brake drum and tighten down to pop the drum off the shoes. Gently tap the brake drum as you tighten the bolts. Once the drum is off, you ta (MORE)

How does one change the back brakes on a Ford Taurus?

Take off the old ones, and put on the new ones... :D The breaks are a fairly important item, I have changed them on my '07 Taurus once. It's fairly straight forward, but not something I would feel comfortable even attempting from open source internet instructions. See "Related Questions" below (MORE)

Where is the Yukon parking brake release?

On the newer vehicles, you push the parking brake down to release the parking brake. Older vehicles have a release handle on the lower left side of the dashboard.

Is it hard changing back brake pads?

brake pads are decently easy to replace for disc bakes, but more complicated for drum brakes. for disc brakes all you have to do is remove the wheel, take off the caliper and depress the piston, then put in the new pads and put the caliper back on. the caliper is held on by 2 bolts on almost every (MORE)

Do you have to replace the back brake shoes if you change front pads?

No. You will only need to replace the brake shoes if they are worn down. Generally the front brakes do 70% of braking leaving the rear with 30%, which will cause the front pads to wear first. What is important however is that you replace either front brakes or rear brakes as a set. i.e. if you're re (MORE)

How do you release the pressure on the back caliper when changing brake pads?

you use "C" clamp or a factory tool to force the caliper pistons back into the caliper piston bores witch forces the brake fluid back into the master cylinder. Now you can install the new pads and then reinstall the roter and bolt the caliper back onto the spindle.Be sure to use high temp bearing gr (MORE)