One thing you might try is to using heat resistant silicone. Take the capiler off removing brake pad apply the silicone around the highest edge of the capiler where it touches the brake pad. Apply a thin coat over the back of the brake pad. Let dry and reassemble. If chatter is what you are getting this may alleviate the problem it also should give the added tension. Use silicone sparingly.
a brake caliper tool (really)
Behind the wheel holding the disc brake pads.
9 mm by 1.25
remove wheelremove brake caliperremove rotor
If memory serves, 18mm. That would be the bracket bolt. The caliper bolt has a 9mm thread.
Jack up The Dakota and remove the wheel. Unbolt the caliper and slide it off, being careful that the hose does not get damaged. The brake pads can be slid from the caliper and replaced at this point.
from the furthest caliper from the master cylinder. Start with that one and move closer.
If the caliper piston is sticking, replace the caliper. If the caliper yoke is sticking in its guides, clean the guides with a wire brush. Some caliper yokes make use of shims and bushings in the guides to reduce friction, these may need to be installed or replaced. Check with your dodge dealer regarding those shims.
A Dodge Dakota does not have an inertia or reset switch. The fuel system is computer controlled with relays.
A Dodge Dakota does not have a reset button. The fuel system is computer controlled with relays.
A 1999 Dodge Dakota does not have an inertia switch. The fuel system is computer controlled with relays.
Remove wheel Re-install 2 lug bolts to hold rotor in place Remove flexible brake line Remove caliper mounting bolts Slide caliper off rotor
To add refrigerant to a Dodge Dakota find the suction hose of the A/C system. On the suction hose locate the port to add more refrigerant to the system.
It is important to have a diagram of the area of the car that is being worked upon. The cooling system diagram for a 1998 Dodge Dakota is found in its maintenance manual.
Remove the wheel, locate the Caliper. On the inner side there are 2 bolts going through the caliper, remove those (before removing use a flat head screwdriver to compress the caliper some) remove caliper. If you are removing the rotors remove the 2 large bolts on the caliper bracket.
how do i put a power steering pump on a 1987 dodge Dakota truck v6
Dodge Dakota was created in 1986.
The Dodge Dakota was in the Dodge car brand until 2009, and was sold as the RAM Dakota until 2012.
The Dodge Dakota was originally taken off of Dodge in 2009, then renamed the RAM Dakota until 2012.
REMOVE WHEEL REMOVE CALIPER BY REMOVING THE TWO ALLAN HEAD BOLTS ATTACHING THE CALIPER TO THE MOUNT, FOUND AT REARR OF CALIPER PULL ROTOR OFF, THE ROTOR IS NOT HELD BY ANYTHING OTHER THAN THE BRAKE CALIPER AND THE WHEEL LUGS. REVERSE TO REINSTAL.