CR-V 2007-2008

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. Raise and safely support the vehicle.
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  7. Remove the rear wheels.
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  9. Remove the brake hose (A) from the brake hose bracket (B).
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  11. Remove the banjo bolt and disconnect the brake hose from the caliper. Plug the hose to prevent fluid loss and contamination.
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  13. Remove the flange bolts (C) while holding the caliper pin (D) with a wrench. Be careful not to damage the pin boot.
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  15. Remove the caliper (E).
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  17. Check the hose and pin boots for damage and deterioration.

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    Fig. Exploded view of rear caliper components

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To Install:

  1. Install the caliper over the pads and onto its mounting bracket. Tighten the caliper bolts to 17 ft. lbs. (23 Nm).
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  3. Install the brake hose with new sealing washers. Tighten the banjo bolt to 25 ft. lbs. (34 Nm).
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  5. Fill the reservoir with fluid and bleed the brake system. Adjust the parking brake if necessary.
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  7. Install the rear wheels.
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