Equinox 2005-2007, Torrent 2006-07

Brake Disc (Rotor)

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Removal & Installation



  1. Raise and safely support the vehicle.
  2.  
  3. Remove the rear wheel.
  4.  
  5. Remove the brake caliper assembly and secure with mechanics wire or equivalent
    NOTE
    Do not disconnect the brake hose.

  6.  
  7. Remove the brake rotor screw that secure the rotor to the hub.
  8.  

To install:


WARNING
Whenever the brake rotor has been separated from the hub/axle flange, any rust or contaminants should be cleaned from the hub/axle flange and the brake rotor mating surfaces. Failure to do this may result in excessive assembled lateral runout (LRO) of the brake rotor, which could lead to brake pulsation.

  1. Thoroughly clean any rust or corrosion from the mating surface of the hub/axle flange.
  2.  
  3. Thoroughly clean any rust or corrosion from the mating surface and mounting surface of the brake rotor.
  4.  
  5. Inspect the mating surfaces of the hub/axle flange and the rotor to ensure that there are no foreign particles or debris remaining.
  6.  
  7. Install the brake rotor. Tighten the brake rotor screw to 89 inch lbs. (10 Nm).
  8.  
  9. Install the brake caliper assembly.
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  11. Install the rear wheel.
  12.  
  13. Lower the vehicle.
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