answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

there is a special tool that can be purchased at any auto parts store made specifically for compressing brake caliper pistons. I personally use a 4 inch c-clamp. works every time.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2015-07-15 18:43:29
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides

Where I can purchase purchase HID Fargo ID card in Dubai

โžก๏ธ
See all cards
โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…
No Reviews

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: How do I compress the piston on the brake caliper for a 1994 Pontiac grand prix?
Write your answer...
Submit
Still have questions?
magnify glass
imp
Related questions

How do you compress caliper piston on 2003 Kia Sorento front brake?

You can use a large C-Clamp to compress the caliper piston.


How do you compress the rear brake caliper piston in a 2005 Pontiac grand prix?

with a c clamp. put a block of wood or your old pad over the piston and tighten with clamp.


What is the name of tools that compress the piston back to the brake caliper?

C or G clamps.


How do you compress the rear brake piston on vauxhall zafira?

You will need a caliper rewinding tool


How do you re-compress the brake caliper's piston?

If the emergency brake is not connected to the caliper use a "c" Clamp If the emergency brake is connected to that caliper a special tool (not expensive available at Sears or auto parts) is needed Caliper is threaded. Turn Clockwise to compress


How do you compress the caliper piston on a 1985 Nissan truck brake assembly?

If it is the front brake use a "C" clamp to retract piston If it is the rear and the parking brake is used by this caliper piston is threaded and a special tool (not expensive) available at Sears or auto parts to "screw" piston into caliper body


How do you compress piston on rear brake caliper for 2004 Mazda3?

The piston on the rear calipers will not compress as most vehicles do, they must be screwed back to there fully recessed position.


How do you compress the rear brake caliper on a 2009 Dodge Journey?

It requires a special tool to turn and compress the piston in at the same time.


What is the difference between a teves caliper and akebono caliper?

The teves caliper is a single piston disc brake caliper and the akebono caliper is a dual piston disc brake caliper. The teves caliper is a single piston disc brake caliper and the akebono caliper is a dual piston disc brake caliper.


You can't compress the piston on your 1992 olds Cutlass S?

AnswerThere is not enough information in your question. A cylinder piston you do not compress, you compress the rings in the piston. There are pistons in the brake system. There is no way of knowing the problem without being more specific.I'm assuming you mean the caliper piston. If it can't be compressed, replace the caliper.


How do you release the pressure of brake system to change the brake pads?

Use a "c" clamp to fully compress piston into caliper body


How do you compress the piston on the brake caliper of a 1994 Pontiac Grand Prix?

there is a special tool that can be purchased at any auto parts store made specifically for compressing brake caliper pistons. I personally use a 4 inch c-clamp. works every time.

People also asked