Equinox 2005-2007, Torrent 2006-07

Brake Calipers

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Removal & Installation



  1. Raise and safely support the vehicle.
  2.  
  3. Remove the rear wheel.
  4.  
  5. Remove the brake hose fitting bolt ,and discard the gasket.
    WARNING
    Cap the brake hose to prevent any contamination to the brake fluid.

  6.  
  7. Remove the brake caliper guide pin bolts.
  8.  
  9. Remove the brake caliper from the caliper bracket.
  10.  

To install:

  1. Install the brake caliper to the caliper mounting bracket. Tighten the mounting bolts to 26 ft. lbs. (35 Nm).
  2.  
  3. Install the brake hoses with NEW gaskets. Tighten the brake hose fitting bolt to 38 ft. lbs. (52 Nm).
  4.  
  5. Install the rear wheel.
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  7. Lower the vehicle.
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  9. Bleed the brake system.
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