Acura_MDX_2001-2006

Brake Caliper

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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:

    Rear wheels

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    Fig. Exploded view of the rear caliper components-MDX

     
    Banjo bolt and disconnect the brake hose from the caliper. Plug the hose to prevent fluid loss and contamination.
     
    2 caliper 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. Tighten the caliper bolts to 27 ft. lbs. (37 Nm).
     
    Brake hose with new sealing washers. Tighten the banjo bolt to 25 ft. lbs. (34 Nm).
     

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  3. Fill the reservoir with fluid and bleed the brake system. Adjust the parking brake if necessary.

    Rear wheels
     

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