How to Retract Rear Brake Pistons on a 1997 Ford Taurus?

Answer When you change the disc brakes on a 1997 Ford Taurus, you have to push the piston back into the caliper housing or you will not be able to remount the caliper on the wheel assembly. On some automo... Read More »

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How to Change a 1997 Ford Taurus Rear Brake Caliper?

The 1997 Ford Taurus uses brake calipers on the rear wheels as well as on the front ones. If a rear caliper is damaged, replacing it with a new or professionally rebuilt caliper is much easier than... Read More »

How to Retract Brake Pistons?

Regular brake maintenance is critical to automotive safety. Disc brake systems are relatively easy to inspect and service, and the novice mechanic can save time and money by doing many of the routi... Read More »

How to Change Rear Brakes on a 1997 Ford Taurus?

The Ford Taurus' rear brakes use brake shoes, which primarily work with the parking brake. These shoes are installed within cylinders encased by the brake drums. The brake shoes are held and contro... Read More »

How to Replace a Steel Brake Line in a 1997 Ford Taurus?

The brake lines distribute the brake fluid from the brake master cylinder. When you step on the brake pedal, it is through these lines that pressure is created, allowing the pistons in the brake to... Read More »