Brake Caliper Reassembly And Remounting

Reassemble and remount the brake caliper in the reverse order of removal and disassembly. Pay attention to the following points:


* Wash the brake caliper components with new brake fluid before reassembly.

* Do not wipe the brake fluid off after washing the components.

* When washing the components, use the specified brake fluid. Never use different types of fluid or cleaning solvents such as gasoline, kerosine, etc.

* Replace the piston seals and dust seals with new ones.

* Apply brake fluid to all of the seals, brake caliper bores and pistons before reassembly.

^ Specification and classification: DOT 4

• Tighten each bolt to the specified torque.

30 N-m (3.0 kgf-m, 21.5 Ib-ft) Brake caliper mounting bolt (D:

25 N-m (2.5 kgf-m, 18.0 Ib-ft) Brake hose union bolt (3): 23 N-m (2.3 kgf-m, 16.5 Ib-ft) Rear torque link nut 35 N-m (3.5 kgf-m, 25.5 Ib-ft)


Before remounting the brake caliper, push the brake caliper pistons all the way into the caliper.


Bleed air from the system after reassembling the brake caliper. (CT* 2-18)

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