Pacifica 2006-2008

Brake Pads


Removal & Installation

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

    Negative battery cable
    Rear wheels
    Caliper guide pin bolts
    Caliper assembly from the brake adapter by rotating the bottom of the caliper away from the rotor, then lift the caliper with the pads away from the adapter abutment
    Brake pads by pushing (outboard) or pulling (inboard) from the caliper fingers and piston


To install:

  1. Completely compress the caliper piston
  3. Install or connect the following:
    The outboard pads are side oriented. Make sure the spring clip is installed so it is positioned downwards when the caliper is installed.

    Inboard pad clip against the piston cavity and press the pad until the clip is seated making sure the pad backing plate is flush against the piston

    Outboard pad making sure the locating pins are positioned against the ramps. Slide the pad onto the caliper and ensure the locating pins are squarely seated into the holes on the caliper and the pad is flush against the caliper fingers.

  5. Make sure the abutment shims are in place on both slide abutments.
  7. Retract the caliper guide pins to clear the caliper adapter bosses.

    Brake caliper. Staring with the upper end, position the caliper and shoes over the rotor and align the outboard pad upper edge with the caliper slide abutment. Rotate the lower end of the caliper into position
    Caliper guide pin bolts and tighten to 200 inch lbs. (23 Nm)
    Negative battery cable

  9. Check and adjust the brake system fluid level and road test the vehicle.