Maxima 2007

Brake Calipers

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Removal & Installation



  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
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  3. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Front wheels
     
    Brake fluid hose
     
    Pin bolts
     
    Caliper assembly from the vehicle
     

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To install:

  1. Use a large C-clamp to press the caliper piston back into the caliper.
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  3. Install or connect the following:

    New pads, new shims and pad retainers
     
    Brake caliper and torque the pin bolts to 23 ft. lbs. (31 Nm)
     
    Brake line to the caliper, using new copper washers, and torque the connecting bolt to 12-14 ft. lbs. (17-20 Nm).
     
    Wheels
     

  4.  
  5. Bleed the brake system and top off the master cylinder as necessary.
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