I plan to bleed my brake fluid for my Lumina Sedan 95 with ABS. I wonder for normal drive condition, for how long or how many driven miles, should the brake calipers be replaced with a new pair? Thanks for your reply. BTW: my current brake is fine without any leaks.
BRAKE CALIPERS REPLACEMENT on 1995 Chevrolet Lumina
by carzen in Moorpark, CA on August 14, 2013
ANSWER by Justin Case Auto on August 14, 2013
We don't recommend calipers unless there is a problem with them. I'm in Florida so we don't have a rust problem. Be sure to try to flush out as much of the brake fluid as you can... at least a quarts worth.
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