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. ...
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 Ford Ranger, Ford Ranger XL, Ford Ranger XLT
How thick are new front brake rotors on a 2010 Ford Ranger?
What should the thickness be on the front brake lining for ford ranger 2010 ...
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. ...
What does it mean when you step on the breaks of a 91 Honda accord and the car starts to shake?
Answer My car had a problem like that also, I changed the front brake rotors and the problem went away. If replacing the brake pads and rotors does not solve the problem, you may have an issue with one or both of your calipers. Often calipers can sieze partially or completely. This will make the brake distribution uneven between the front wheels and can lead to shaking or pulsing when applying the brakes. ...
Why do the front brake calipers freeze after putting new brakes on a 1997 Ford E150 Van?
Corrosion? Contaminated brake fluid?
Asked in Dodge Caravan
What model 2003 dodge caravan uses TRW brake calipers?
The 2003 model has different caliper assembly for the brake system of the vehicle. If your Caravan has drum rear brakes, it uses TRW brake calipers. If you have disc rotors in the rear then the front will have "Continental Teves" calipers (Haynes 9-3). ...
Asked in Pontiac Grand Am, Grand Am GT, Grand Am SE
How much would it cost to replace brake calipers on a 2004 Pontiac Grand Am GT?
it cost me 650$ for new front calipers and discs, they seased up
Asked in Peugeot
Have recently changed brake discs and pads but there is a rubber burning smell and smoke near the 2 front tires on 206?
A rubber burning smell and smoke near your two front tires could be the result of sticking calipers. The brake line could also be the cause of the burning smell. ...
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. ...
How do you remove the front brake calipers on a 89 Ranger?
To remove the calipers just knock out the two square pins that are on the top and side. The best way i found to do this is use a long socket extension. put the insert end (the end you would put the socket on)against the pin and tap on the other side . ...
Asked in Dodge Dart
Where can you get the rebuilding kits for the front calipers of a 1968 dodge dart with the small bolt pattern that has the original 4 piston brake calipers?
try manciniracing.com and see if they carry them.
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 Oldsmobile Alero
2001 Olds Alero-no brake pressure after replacing front brake pads rotors and calipers why?
It sounds like you have air in your brake lines. It sounds like you have air in your brake lines. ...
Asked in Ford Ranger XLT, Hand Tools
What size wrench is needed to remove front brake calipers on a 98 ford ranger?
I believe that would be a 1/2 inch wrench, but would it be too difficult to take 2-3 wrenches and try them fr size. ...
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. ...
Asked in Dodge D100, Dodge Power Wagon, Dodge Ram
Why do my front brakes keep locking up on a 1984 Dodge pickup?
it is possible that your brake hoses are bad and soft not letting the brake fluid back out of your calipers ...
Asked in Ford Windstar
How do you adjust the front calipers for a ford windstar 2000?
The front brake calipers are not adjustable. The brake assembly is designed to be self-adjusting. That's why it's really important to ensure all parts, locating pins, slides, etc are clean and properly lubricated. Another factor is that the brake piston, and cylinder are working properly - no grooves for the piston to get hung up on. ...