DIY Brake Caliper Replacement?

Answer When removing and replacing a brake caliper from a car's wheel, the removal process can vary depending on the make and model. Consulting an automotive repair guide for your model is highly recommen... Read More »

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The '97 Honda Civic Caliper Replacement?

The Civic entered Honda’s lineup in the 1973 model year as a simple economy car. Since its release, the Civic has come standard with front disc brakes. The 1997 Civic’s standard disc brakes use... Read More »

How to Get the Brake Pads Out of the Caliper?

Brake pads are a major component of disc brakes. Over time, they wear down and require replacement. If you inspect the brakes and note that the pads are worn down to less than 1/4 inch in thickness... Read More »

How to Change a Brake Caliper?

Brake calipers are the housing assemblies for front disc brake pads. These assemblies can fail just like any other part of your car's braking system and will need to be replaced. This article will ... Read More »

How to Fix the Disc Brake Caliper in a Ford F-150?

As system pressure is felt in the disc brake caliper, the caliper piston is forced out of the caliper bore, causing the caliper housing to be pulled toward the rotor. As the piston moves in its bor... Read More »