Ridgeline 2007-2008

Brake Calipers

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Removal & Installation



  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions.
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  3. Remove some fluid from the reservoir with a suction pump.
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  5. Remove the rear wheels.

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    Fig. Exploded view of the rear caliper components

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  7. Remove the banjo bolt and disconnect the brake hose from the caliper. Plug the hose to prevent fluid loss and contamination.
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  9. Remove the caliper mounting bolts and the caliper from its mounting bracket.
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To Install:

  1. Install the caliper over the pads and onto its mounting bracket. Tighten the caliper bolts to 80 ft. lbs. (108 Nm).
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  3. Install the brake hose with new sealing washers. Tighten the banjo bolt to 25 ft. lbs. (34 Nm).
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  5. Fill the reservoir with fluid and bleed the brake system. Adjust the parking brake if necessary.
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  7. Install the rear wheels.
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