Kia Sorento 2003-05

Brake Pads

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Removal & Installation



  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions at the beginning of this section.
  2.  
  3. Remove the front wheel.
  4.  
  5. Remove the guide pin, lift the caliper assembly up and suspend it with a wire.
  6.  
  7. Remove the following parts from the caliper support:

    Pad and wear sensor assembly
     
    Pad spring
     
    Outer shim
     

  8.  

To install:



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Fig. Front disc brake pad components

  1. Compress the caliper piston into the caliper bore.
  2.  
  3. Install the pad clips.
  4.  
  5. Install the inner and outer pads on each pad clip.
  6.  
  7. Lower the brake caliper carefully so as not to damage the boot.
  8.  
  9. Tighten the guide pin bolt to 16-24 ft. lbs. (22-32 Nm).
  10.  
  11. Install the front wheel.
  12.  

  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
  2.  
  3. Remove the front wheel.
  4.  
  5. Remove the guide pin, lift the caliper assembly up and suspend it with a wire.
  6.  
  7. Remove the following parts from the caliper support:

    Pad and wear sensor assembly
     
    Pad spring
     
    Outer shim
     

  8.  

To install:

Click image to see an enlarged view

Fig. Front disc brake pad components

  1. Compress the caliper piston into the caliper bore.
  2.  
  3. Install the pad clips.
  4.  
  5. Install the inner and outer pads on each pad clip.
  6.  
  7. Lower the brake caliper carefully so as not to damage the boot.
  8.  
  9. Tighten the guide pin bolt to 16-24 ft. lbs. (22-32 Nm).
  10.  
  11. Install the front wheel.
  12.  

 
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