Removal & Installation
- Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
- With the vehicle in NEUTRAL, position it on a hoist.
Remove the 2 brake caliper anchor plate bolts.
CAUTIONUsing a suitable tool, support the brake caliper and brake caliper anchor plate to the vehicle.
CAUTIONCare must be used when servicing rear brake components without disconnecting the parking brake cable from the brake caliper lever. Carefully position the caliper aside using a suitable support or damage to the parking brake cable end fittings can occur.
- Position the brake caliper anchor plate and brake caliper assembly aside.
- Measure the brake disc thickness and install a new brake disc if it is not within specification.
- Inspect the disc brake caliper and install a new one as required.
- Clean any rust or debris from the brake disc and the wheel hub.
Use brake parts cleaner to clean the brake disc and hub surfaces.
CAUTIONDo not allow the lubricant to make contact with the wheel studs, brake pads, or brake disc.
- Apply a thin coat of anti-seize lubricant to the hub flange.
- Position the brake caliper and brake caliper anchor plate assembly and tighten the 2 bolts to 103 Nm (76 lb-ft).
- Test the brakes for normal operation.