tC 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 line at the caliper
     
    Brake pads
     
    Brake pad support plate
     
    Pin and sleeve boots
     
    Caliper bolts
     
    Caliper

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    Fig. Exploded view of the front brake components

     

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To install:

  1. Install or connect the following:

    Caliper onto its mounting and install the lower mounting bolt. Torque: 79 ft. lbs. (107 Nm).
     
    Pin boots, sleeve boots and brake pads. Tighten the slide pins to 25 ft. lbs. (34 Nm).
     
    Brake line to the caliper with 2 new metal gaskets. Torque the brake line union bolt to 22 ft. lbs. (30 Nm).
     
    Front wheels
     

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  3. Bleed the system, as outlined in this section.
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