Asked in Brake Pads and Rotors, Saturn (car)
How do you replace front brake pads on a Saturn L300?
Lift the car on a car jack, remove the tire, remove the brake shoe/calipers, and remove the old brake pads. Next, dispose of the old brake pads, put in the new brake pads, replace the brake shoe/calipers, replace the tire and lower the car to the ground. ...
Asked in Ford Escort
How do you replace the front brake pads on a 1994 Ford Escort?
Lift the car, remove the tire and set aside, remove the brake shoe/calipers and remove the old pads. Replace the old pads with the new pads, replace the brake shoe/calipers, replace the tire and lower the car. ...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles, Brake Pads and Rotors
Do you compress front brake calipers the same way as rear calipers on a 2006 ford freestyle?
No need to rotate the front caliper pistons as you compress the front calipers. That process is only for the rear calipers because of the parking brake mechanism. ...
How do you replace the front brake rotors on a 2000 Maxima?
Remove the front wheel. Loosen and remove the two 15 or 17 mm bolts securing the calipers in place (access from the back side of the calipers). Lift the calipers out of the way and your rotor will be somewhat loose. Pull off the rotor. ...
Is changing the rear disc brakes the same as the front disc brakes on a 2002 Jetta TDI 19 liter?
no. on the front brake calipers the pistons have to be pushed back into the calipers to make room for the new brake pads. on the rear brake calipers the pistons have to be SCREWED back into the calipers. there are notches on the inner edge of the piston rim. you can engage the notches with large needle nose pliers or a large flat washer. turn the piston clockwise as you face it to get it to go in. ...
Asked in Ford Escape, Ford Escape XLT, Hand Tools
What size Allen wrench needed to remove front brake calipers on 2006 sebring?
I believe that will be a 7mm Allen key.
Asked in Chevy S-10, Chevy Blazer S-10
How do you replace rotors on 2002 s10 4x4?
Jack up and safely support front of vehicle. Remove front wheels. Remove front brake calipers and hang them with wire so not to damage brake hoses. Remove brake caliper brackets. Remove brake rotors. Rotors may need a little persuasion with a large hammer as they may be stuck/rusted in place. Reverse order to install rotors. ...
How do you replace the front brake pads of a Pontiac Grand Prix?
Remove wheel, remove the two bolts in the calipers, pull up calipers, remove pads compress caliper piston with a c-clamp, be sure to have the brake fluid cap off the reservoir under the hood. - replace pads and reverse the order. ...
How do you remove the front brake rotors on a 2002 century?
there are two bolts that hold brake calipers to a u shaped bracket, remove them and then remove the two bolts holding the u shaped bracket. The rotors will come off at this point. ...
Asked in Toyota Tacoma
How do you repair front brake cylinder front Toyota tacoma 1995?
the tacoma has calipers on front.
Asked in Turbo and Superchargers
Are back brake calipers the same on non turbo as turbo?
The brake calipers can be the same the front calipers on turbo cars is normally bigger as up to 90% of your braking force is on the front brakes but the back ones are somtimes bigger not always ...
Asked in Brake Pads and Rotors, Ford F-150, Ford F-250
Do you haft to pull front axle to change brake pads on your 1989 Ford F-250 4wd?
No. just remove the calipers
Asked in Brakes and Tires, Brake Pads and Rotors, Chevy Blazer S-10, Ford Expedition XLT, Chevy Avalanche
How do you remove the front brake calipers on a 2005 Chevrolet Avalanche?
Each of the calipers is held in place by two bolts. Remove the bolts and then the caliper. If necessary you may need to retract the caliper piston using a screwdriver or large C-clamp. ...
Asked in Kia Sportage, How To
How to remove brake caliper on Kia Sportage 2002?
remove th front wheel, undo the 2 bolts on calipers and bushings,thenlift calipers off. HINT: if calipers seem to stick then get a large flat bladed screwdriver and wedge it between rotor and caliper and apply just enough force to back off pistons in calipers to remove them then they will slide off. ...
Asked in Saturn S-Series
How do you replace rear brake calipers on a 1995 Saturn SC2?
The rear calipers have not to much difficult than the front. -Remove the brake line being sure not to loose the bolt and washers. Be sure to have a bucket to catch the brake fluid. -Remove the parking brake line. Do this by pushing the tabs (two of them) in and pushing the line back through the bracket. -Remove the caliper pins. -Remove the caliper Installation is the reverse. Be sure to bleed ALL the brakes after the new caliper is in. Start...
What size hex wrench is needed to remove front brake calipers from a 96 Pontiac grand-am se?
3/8" Allen wrench
Why so much brake dust from front calipers 2000 ranger?
Could be cheap brake pads.
Asked in Ford Trucks and SUVs, Ford F-150
How do you replace the front wheel bearings on a 1997 Ford F150 4x4?
remove wheels.remove brake calipers, remove 4x4 locking hub.with special socket remove axle locking nut. brake rotor will the slide off enabling you to change bearings ...
Asked in Chevy Silverado, Chevy S-10, Chevy Blazer S-10
What do you use to loosen the front brakes on a 93 Chevy S-10 pick up?
Not to sure what your asking for but if you are trying to remove the front brake calipers so you can replace the brake pads you will need a 3/8" Allen wrench. ...
Asked in Brake Pads and Rotors, Dodge, Dodge Dakota
Why does the front brakes drag on a 002 dodge Dakota?
Sticking brake calipers. This can be caused by moisture in the brake fluid which will cause the calipers to rust. Replace the calibers and replace all the brake fluid. It can also be caused by driving with your foot on the brake. ...
Asked in VW Jetta
Is there more than one size brake rotor for a 2006 Volkswagen Jetta TDI?
Yes; the Volkswagen Jetta tdi had a thick disk brake in the front end and the rear disk brake is larger in diameter than the front brakes but not as reinforced. ...
Asked in Chevy Silverado, Chevy S-10
What size is the that holds the front brake rotors on a 1993 Chevy pick up?
If your asking about what size wrench is needed to remove the bolt that holds the front brake calipers on a 93 Chevy pick up, it would be a 3/8" allen wrench. ...