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It is threaded a special tool (not expensive) is available at Sears or auto parts It is threaded a special tool (not expensive) is available at Sears or auto parts Yes it is threaded but advanced auto parts will let you borrow the tool, you dont have to purchase it.

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Q: How do you compress the rear brake piston in a 1999 cougar?
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