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1988 CHRYSLER LEBARON HOW DO THE PADS COME OUT OF THE CALIPER\015 HOW TO TAKE PADS OUT OF THE CALIPER\015
John Doe, The only thing that might be holding them are spring clips, either on the outside of caliper-pry them off-, or a clip inside the caliper bore-this kind, you just pull the pad out. A little rust or corrosion may be all that's holding them tight. Do you see any other retainers holding them in the caliper?
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1988 CHRYSLER LEBARON HOW DO THE PADS COME OUT OF THE CALIPER
John Doe, The only thing that might be holding them are spring clips, either on the outside of caliper-pry them off-, or a clip inside the caliper bore-this kind, you just pull the pad out. A little rust or corrosion may be all that's holding them t ... 1988 Chrysler LeBaron
ABS light would come on and brakes would pulse only when turning left coming to a stop. Otherwise brakes worked fine. Fluid level good. Pads were only half worn but went ahead and replaced pads on all four wheels. Calipers all looked good. No leaking or stuck calipers. After all pads replaced, brakes felt even a little better but problem still exists. Now ABS light will occasionally come on while driving but brakes work good except for initial problem of coming to a stop while turning left. If I
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After wearing the brake pads to much, after removing the front driver brake caliper and old brake pads the caliper piston had come all the way out destroying the dust boot. I used the caliper repair kit and replaced the boot and o-ring. After re-assembling the caliper with new pads and bleeding the system of air the brake pedal feels solid then will lose pressure and drop to the floor. While driving pressure builds but will drop to almost nil when applying brakes.
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1994 F350,4x4,7.3 diesel. I have had Booster, Master Cylinder, Rotors, Calipers, Pads all recently replaced. Now I find that when I start the truck initially, the brake light comes on and the brake pedal is solid still and have no brakes at all.I drive off and the light goes out but if stop at a red light...brake light comes back on..and again no brakes ????
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I replaced the rear pads and rotors.I screwed the pistons all the way in to get the pads on. Now I have a soft pedal and was told I needed to adjust the piston back out a little bit but I cant figure how to do this with the caliper installed. 2008 chrysler town and country
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My parking brake light keeps coming on everytime I push tha brakes and it feels like there are no brakes the pedal comes back up after I push it down I recently had tha fron calipers replaced with pads and a brake fluid flush
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I have a 1993 chrysler lebaron that leaks antifreeze out of both sides of the motor onto the ground. I just had the tube that comes out of the water pump replaced since it had some corrosion along with the o rings and the necessary hoses. I don't think the water pump is leaking because the leaks are on both sides of the motor. Can a pressure test be done with the manifold off so I can see where the leak is coming from? What else could be leaking since the only things down there are the water pum
Go to the auto parts store and get the good stop leak.....get the one in the round tube (silver). Your already 450 dollars into it. If it is just small leaks, this will or should stop it. This stop leak also lubes your water pump, and is good stu ... 1987 Chrysler LeBaron