How to Replace Calipers?

Answer Most commonly used on front wheels, the brake calipers are part of the disc-brake wheel assembly. The calipers hold the wheel cylinder piston and brake pads that press against the disc to slow or s... Read More »

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How to Replace Rear Calipers?

Rear wheels with disc brakes come with a caliper, brake pads and rotor. You need to know how to replace rear calipers that leak from damaged brake pad plungers. Other reasons to change a rear calip... Read More »

How to Replace Chevy Calipers?

The brake calipers on the Chevy use hydraulics to squeeze the rotor between the brake pads to stop the automobile. If they are not functioning properly, the vehicle will not stop. Signs of a bad br... Read More »

How to Replace Brake Calipers?

Brake calipers can fail and lock up, leak because of contaminated brake fluid or if the brake pads become so low that the piston in the caliper becomes over extended. When the brake pads are not re... Read More »

How to Replace Toyota Calipers?

Toyota manufactures its brake calipers to last for the life of the car, but occasionally they go bad. If you see signs of brake fluid leaking from around the caliper pistons, you'll know it's time ... Read More »