What tools are needed to change brake pads on a 1998 Chevy Monte Carlo?

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What tools are needed to change the front disc brake pads on a 1996 Ford Contour?

Jacklug-wrenchwrenches1"X2" boardC-clampNew Brake Pads Answer Its a 7mm Allen wrench to remove the two caliper pins. Answer If you are also doing the rears (disc only) you will need the special ford caliper tool, turns and pushes the plunger at the same time. if you put a C clamp on the rears (MORE)

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How do you change brake pads on a 97 Monte Carlo?

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How do you change the brake pads to a 1998 Chevy Blazer?

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What tools are needed to change the brake pads on a 1994 Pontiac Bonneville?

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How do you change brake pads on a 1999 Monte Carlo with ABS?

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How do you change the brake pads and rotors on a 1998 Chevy Venture?

2003 procedures may help . I have a 2003 venture van. The answer below pertains to it. I hope this will help with your 1998.\n. \nChanging the brake pads and rotors on a Venture van are more simple than some vehicles. First you have to jack up the front end of the vehicle and remove the 2 front (MORE)

What tools do you need to change the front brake pads on a 1997 F250 4x4?

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How do you replace brake pads on a 1998 Monte Carlo z34?

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How do you replace 2002 Monte Carlo brake pads?

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Tools you need to change brake pads on a 96 chevy's?

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What tools o you need to change brake pads on a 1999 kia sephia?

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How do you change the outter tie rod for a 1998 Chevy Monte Carlo?

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Replacing Disc Brake Pads . Caution *** . Older brake pads or shoes may contain asbestos, which has been determined to be cancer causing agent. Never clean the brake surfaces with compressed air! Avoid inhaling any dust from any brake surface! When cleaning brake surfaces, use a commercially avai (MORE)

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A ratchet with socket to remove brake caliper bolts, large C clamp to compress the caliper piston to aid removal and installation of brake pads, bungee cord or other means to support caliper after its removal ( don't let it hang by the brake line) Can of brake cleaner if you want to clean the brake (MORE)

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The caliper bolts are 13 mm, so use a socket or wrench, if not too tight. a "C" clamp works well to push the caliper piston back into the caliper housing. That's it, change the pads and put back together. Also, best to use some brake cleaner to clean the old brake pad dust from the caliper and rotor (MORE)