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How do you replace front brake pads - Villager Mercury Cars & Trucks
Ery easy.. Take out the tire. Most car loosen up two bolts/screw on the end and slide the brake pads out/in. If you take out the whole thing then you'll need to open the brake line behind with 10mm to loosen up the what push the brake. Now very very important. Bleed the the brake if it's spongy after installing new brakes.
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How do you replace front brake pads - Villager Mercury Cars & Trucks
Ery easy.. Take out the tire. Most car loosen up two bolts/screw on the end and slide the brake pads out/in. If you take out the whole thing then you'll need to open the brake line behind with 10mm to loosen up the what push the brake. Now very very ... Mercury Villager
REPLACED FRONT AND BACK BRAKES ON VEHICLE. HAD ROTORS MACHINED AND PUT BACK ON THE VEHICLE ALONG WITH NEW BRAKE PADS. THE ENTIRE CAR SHAKES WHEN I APPLY THE BRAKES AT SPEEDS IN EXCESS OF 15 MILES PERR HOUR. THE SHAKING IS NOT IN THE STEERING WHEEL. THINKING IT WAS A FRONT END PROBLEM I REPLACED THE FRONT ROTORS AND PADS AGAIN. BEFORE I REPLACE THE REAR ROTORS AND PADS WHAT COULD STILL BE CAUSING THE PROBLEM.
Hi,\015\012\015\012This is an extremely annoying problem especially as you have already replaced the components most likely to be causing it. A few quite often undervalued issues can be causing the symptoms you describe.\015\012 ... Cadillac DeVille
I have replaced brake pads and the driver side front caliper on a 1997 Mercury Villager, the brakes are sticking, What do I do?
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I have a 2002 Subaru Outback with a brake problem. Upon replacing the front pads, only the inner pad on each side was worn (down to nothing) while the outer pads were like new. The car has only 45,000 miles. This is the first time that these have been replaced. I'm thinking a bad master cylinder. Could this still be a warranty item? (since it probably never worked correctly) Is this difficult for a backyard mechanic? I've done master cylinders before, but not on a car with anti-lock brakes.
It's an easy fix.. well replacing the pads anyway. ... 2002 Subaru Outback
TRYING TO CHANGE MY FRONT BRAKE PADS ON MY GS300 LEXUS 1993. MY QUESTION IS WHEN I TAKE RIM OFF AND LOOSEN UP THE CALIPER TO RELEASE BRAKE PADS AFTER RE-INSTALLING I SHOULDN'T HAVE TO BLEED THE BRAKES LIKE BACK IN THE DAYS. CURRENTLY MY CAR BRAKE PADDLE IS LIKE IT HAS AIR IN IT. SO IF THERE IS ANY DIRECTION YOU CAN GIVE ME IN REPLACING MY FRONT BRAKE PADS I WOULD APPRECIATE IT VERY MUCH
Frank, you are correct, as long as you don't disconnect a brake line at the caliper, or somewhere else, you shouldn't have to bleed the brakes. HOWEVER, you seem to have other issues with the brakes, besides just replacing the pads. Is the master c ... 1994 Lexus GS 300
Pontiac Vibe 2003. After a full stop of the car, there is a slow lowering of a pedal of a brake. At emergency braking the brake system works normally. Front pads and rotors are replaced, rear pads and drums are replaced. The main brake cylinder is replaced. Where is a problem? Thanks Sincerely yours Dmitriy
If there are no fluid leaks than I would bet you replaced the master cylinder with a re-manufactured unit instead of new. The re-manufactured ones are fine as long as you don't mind trying several of them to get one that works. If it is re-manufactur ... Pontiac Vibe
How to replace front brake pads on 03 e350 - E-350 Ford Cars & Trucks
May not be make and model exact Can't even start unless you got a couple of clamps, take off tire, you'll see the brakes above mounted on a shiny disc kinda like the big wheel on price is right, There will be to set pins on the top front and back, pu ... Ford E-350
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How to replace front brake disk pads? - Cutlass Supreme Oldsmobile Cars & Trucks
Need to Know a Better way to change plugs and wires myself. 3100 V6 ... Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme
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Replace front brake pads - Golf Volkswagen Cars & Trucks
You need caliper and c clamps to do job ... Volkswagen Golf
1998 S10 Blazer 4x4 Rear disc brake pads worn out so I replaced pads Now the brakes stick bad enough to smoke badly after just 2 miles on both wheels . I really thought this this would be just like front disc pads as ive replaced prob a 100 of those over the years. Never had a rear disc brake car. What am I doing wrong? Thanks for any help [email protected] Mo
Make sure all the caliper slides are free from rust and make sure they are lubed. It sounds like the caliper isn't floating on the bracket. ... Chevrolet S 10
When I brake there is a grinding, groaning sound which sounds like brakes (front), however I had new pads put on and rotars resurfaced. One place told me that subarus need to have organic pads, mine are ceramic, another told me that shims are loose and nothng I can do but wait untill I need the brakes replaced again. Third guy said that front axal is causing braking noise. Do I need new axal to fix noise? At this point I do not know who to trust. I just want to ready the car to sell it. It i
Hi,HI there! I would have the brakes looked at. It sounds like you may be hearing the warning tab from the brake pads touching the rotor, or possibly a backing plate. It could possible be the shield on the front drive axle rubbing on some ... Subaru Forester
2004 honda crv brakes are locking up, front right hydraulic line collapsed, had both front lines replaced, new front rotors the front right was scorched, new pads, new master cylinder was replaced, when the brakes feel that they are locking up. I stop the car and with my foot i pull up on the break pedal.
Check to see if the rubber bushing is on the master cylinder pushrod where it bolts up to the booster..if its missing and or doubles , it may cause u to lock ur brakes up..i had this problem where the tech didnt put one and or didnt remove one while ... 2007 Honda CR-V
Am I supposed to turn the rotor when changing the pads? Just Replaced front brake pads and truck still brakes unevenly (like there's high and low spots on the rotor). 90k miles on truck I bought with 30 k and this is first pad change (I think).
Yes, you ought to turn the rotor when changing the pads. ... 2002 Toyota Tacoma
I have replaced brake pads on many cars in the past. This is the first time for replacing them on the front of my 2006 Hyundai Azera Limited (at 65,000 miles). Any tips or anything I should be aware of? The rotors seem fine and I don't have any brake chatter issues. Should I use Hyundai pads or are good aftermarket pads ok? Thanks for your help. Larry Quigley Richmond Va.
Hi and welcome to FixYa!Nothing special in this car when it comes on replacing the disc pads. If you do want a hyundai pads then good but aftermarket pads are not bad though. They usually have the same quality.Hope this helps ... 2006 Hyundai Azera
Transmission problem i have a 04 nissan maxima with 135,000 in 06 my car was in an accident i got hit on the front passager side, the lady hit me so hard she bent the rim, and all vaden nissan did was replace the rim, and did the body word,i complain about my car wasn,t running right, they said i needed new brake pad so i replace my pads all the way around,and still had tha problem so i took my car to midas and the tech said there is noise coming from my transmission,do u have a report on the fa
Most likely you have a bad wheel bearing. It is very comen for a wheel bearing to go bad after an accident. ... 2004 Nissan Maxima
I replaced the front rotors and break pads on my daughters sunfire now its acting like the booster is loosing vaccum. i know it is not because i checked for any and all possible leaks. what it actually does is when traveling at road speed the first time you apply the brakes the car stops completely normal. if you let off the brake and reapply it ill go all the way to the floor.and takes an extra effort to stop. when i replaced the pads i followed the normal procedures given by most repair manual
The brakes need to be bled again. Start with the furtherest bleeder from the booster and work your way around the car. Bleed with the cap off the fill reservoir and keep the fluid topped off as you bleed. There has to be an air pocket somewhere in ... 2005 Pontiac Sunfire
I replaced the brake caliper rubber hose and pads on the front of the car but when i am in neutral and my foot is off the brake the car will not move as if the caliper is stuck on the front left tire only its a 1991 subaru legacy non turbo m/t 100kmiles awd
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Brakes ! I have a toyota Grande JZX 110 , replaced brake pads front and rear, they were badly worn out.Now I cant get the brake pedal stay up inspite of bleeding the system.Do I need to replace the brakes master cyclinder? This car has an ABS brake system....would this be a problem, thts why I cant get the brake pedal be hard?
I would check the brake booster first that is what gives you the resistance to return the peddle to operating hight.no on the abs because even if it fails it wont chane anything but the cars tendency to lock up the wheels ... Toyota Passenger
I just replaced the front pads on my '98 900S. I also replaced the retaining springs as I lost while doing the job. I took the car for a test drive and know there is a vibration/ severe knocking/clanging from the passenger side that goes away when I apply the brakes. I removed and reinserted the guide pins, along with removing and replacing the reatining spring. Another weird thing that happened, was the brake pedal stuck on the floor once after about the 3rd time applying brakes.
Really, is very stranger this, but I was see that other Saab owners the solution was extremely simple, but not immediately obvious. Someboy could helping with the bleeding phase, pushing the brake \015\012pedal. Some recommend putting a piece of 2x4 ... 1998 Saab 900
Bought a 2005 magum sxt apr. 29. awsome car except for one issue. the front brakes rattle at lower speeds. i know its in the brakes because when i apply the brakes the rattle goes away. i had the front suspension checked out and an allignment done by an expert and the front suspension was tight. i have replaced the caliper brackets, sliders calipers, pads and all the hardware. still rattling. bad design ? is this a common problem with this vehicle ? do they make an upgrade kit for this problem
Go to a Chrysler dealership and get the factory anti rattle brake pad springs. That will get the rattle out for you. Most others sold at auto parts stores are made in foreign countries that use inferior metal that break down from heat get from the br ... 2005 Dodge Magnum
Left front caliper sticks after having a brake line break. fixed brake line and then caliper stuck so replaced caliper. did not solve problem so replaced brake hose. no luck. still sticks until you bleed brake and then caliper releases but when you press brake pedal it sticks again. any ideas? 93 mercury villager
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