Nissan Sentra/Pulsar/NX 1982-1996 Repair Guide

Brake Backing Plate

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



  1. Refer to the Wheel Cylinder, Removal and Installation procedures, and remove the wheel cylinder.
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  3. Remove the four backing plate-to-knuckle bolts and the backing plate.
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To install:
  1. Mount the backing plate to the knuckle. Torque the backing plate-to-knuckle bolts as follows:

    1982-86 Vehicles-18-25 ft. lbs. (25-33 Nm).
     
    1987-90 Vehicles-25-33 ft. lbs. (33-45 Nm).
     
    1991-96 Vehicles-28-38 ft. lbs. (38-52 Nm).
     

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  1. Reinstall the remaining brake components in the reverse order they were removed.
  2.  
  3. Properly bleed and adjust the rear brakes.
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