Protege 1999-2000

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:

    Wheels
     
    Flexible brake hose from the caliper
     
    Cap on type A brakes or bolt on type brakes
     
    Spring on type A brakes
     
    Brake pads
     
    Upper and lower caliper bolts
     
    Caliper
     

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To install:

  1. Install or connect the following:

    Caliper on the brake disc
     
    Caliper mounting bolts and tighten the bolts on A type brakes to 37-39 ft. lbs. (50-53 Nm) or 16-23 ft. lbs. (22-31 Nm) on type B brakes
     
    Brake pads
     
    Spring on type A brakes
     

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  3. Replace the washers for the brake line.

    Brake hose to the caliper and tighten the hose nut to 16-21 ft. lbs. (22-29 Nm)
     

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  5. Bleed the brake system.
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  7. Install the wheels.

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    Fig. Exploded view of the type A and B brake systems-Protégé with disc brakes

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