Acura_MDX_2001-2006

Brake Calipers

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Removal & Installation



  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions section.
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  3. Remove some fluid from the reservoir with a suction pump.
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  5. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Front wheels
     
    Banjo bolt and disconnect the brake hose from the caliper. Plug the hose to prevent fluid loss and contamination.

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    Fig. Exploded view of the front caliper components-2001-02 models



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    Fig. Exploded view of the front caliper components-2003-06 models

     
    Mounting bolts and the caliper from its mounting bracket
     

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To install:

  1. Install or connect the following:

    Caliper over the pads and onto its mounting bracket. Torque both caliper bolts to 27 ft. lbs. (36 Nm).
     
    Brake hose to the caliper using new sealing washers. Carefully torque the banjo bolt to 25 ft. lbs. (34 Nm).
     

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  3. Fill the reservoir with fluid and bleed the brakes.

    Front wheels
     

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