How to Change Brake Pads. Step 1. Remove the Tire. Brake Pad. Brake Caliper. Brake Rotor. Step 2. Remove any retaining clips. Note : Different vehicles will use different types of retaining clips or covers. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation
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How to Change Brake Pads
How to Change Brake PadsStep 1. Remove the Tire.
Brake CaliperBrake RotorBrake PadStep 2. Remove any retaining
Note: Different vehicles will use different types of retaining
clips or covers.Step 3. Remove the pins holding the pads in
Step 4. Remove the old pads.
Note: If the pads cannot be removed then the caliper will have
to be removed. See Step 5. If the pads can be removed then go to
step 8 to install the new pads. Step 5. Remove the caliper
Step 6. Remove the Caliper.
Important: Do not let the caliper hang from the brake line! Hook
a wire through the caliper and hang it.Step 7. Remove the old
(Brake pad shims- help align the pads)Step 8. Install the new
Step 9. Reinstall the caliper onto the brake rotor.
Step 10. Align the pads and reinstall the pins.
Step 11. Reinstall the retaining clips.
Note: The order in which the clips and pins are reinstalled may
differ from vehicle to vehicle.Step 12. Reinstall the caliper
Step 13. Adjust the Squealer.
Note: Adjust the squealer so it will start to make noise when
the pads wear down to 3-4mm or less. Step 14. Reinstall the