Removal & Installation
- Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
- Raise and safely support the vehicle.
- Remove the wheels.
- Remove the upper sliding pin bolt.
- Suspend the cylinder body with strong cord or wire, then remove the pad and shim from the torque member.
- Apply silicon-based grease to the backside of the pad and to both sides of the shim, then attach the inner shim and shim cover to the inner pad. Attach the outer shim and outer shim cover to the outer pad.
- Install the pad retainer and mount the pad onto the torque member.
Position the cylinder body on the torque member.
NOTEUsing a disc brake piston tool (commercial service tool), makes it easier to push in the piston.
CAUTIONBy pushing in the piston, brake fluid returns to the master cylinder reservoir tank. Watch the level of the surface of the reservoir tank.
- Install the top sliding pin bolt and tighten it to 32 ft. lbs. (43 Nm).
- Check the brake assembly for drag.
- Install the wheels