Having problems with your 2004 Dodge Ram 2500 ?

How do I take the caliper off of my 2004 dodge ram 2500?

Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 22-01-2018

Answers :

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  1. \015\012Raise and support the front end on jackstands.
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  2. \015\012Remove the wheels.
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  3. \015\012Press the caliper piston back into the bore with a suitable prytool. Use a large C-clamp to drive the piston into the bore of additional force is required.
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  4. \015\012Remove the caliper mounting bolts with a 3/8 in. hex wrench or socket.
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  5. \015\012Loosen the bolt that secures the front brake hose fitting bolt in the caliper.
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  6. \015\012Rotate the caliper rearward off the rotor and out from its mount.
    \015\012\015\012\015\012\015\01293026g05.gif \015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012Mounting bolt lubrication points—Ram Pick-Up 75mm caliper
    \015\012\015\012\015\012\015\01293026g06.gif \015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012Mounting bolt lubrication points—Ram Pick-Up 80 or 86mm caliper
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  7. \015\012Remove the front brake hose fitting bolt completely, then remove the caliper with the pads installed as an assembly. Take care not to drip fluid onto the pad surfaces.
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  8. \015\012Cover the open end of the front brake hose fitting to prevent dirt entry.
\015\012To install:
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  1. \015\012Clean the caliper and steering knuckle sliding surfaces with a wire brush. Then, apply a coat of Mopar® multi-mileage grease or equivalent.
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  2. \015\012Lubricate the caliper mounting bolts, collars, bushings and bores with Dow 111® or GE 661® silicone grease or equivalent.
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  3. \015\012Install the caliper over the rotor and seat it in its original position until flush.
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  4. \015\012Install the mounting bolts by hand, then tighten them to 38 ft. lbs. (51 Nm) on 2001–02 models; 24 ft. lbs. (32 Nm) on 2003–05 models.
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  5. \015\012Attach the brake hose, using new washers, and torque the bolt to 20 ft. lbs. (27 Nm).
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  6. \015\012Install the wheels.
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  7. \015\012Lower the vehicle.
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  8. \015\012Pump the brakes several times to seat the pads.
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