Close
Car Questions
RepairPal is your advocate for car care advice and guidance

Pad replacement

(1999 Ford Escort)
in Canandaigua, NY on May 12, 2010
The caliper has 2 dowel like rods going thru the brakes. how do you get these out once you take out the all the bolts. Are they suppose to be pressed out or come out easily
Displaying 1 answer & 0 comments
Popular Answer
on May 17, 2010
take the two \ V / shaped wire springs loose from dowels then pull them out with pliers
Sign in to reply
Get a repair estimate
RepairPal estimates are guaranteed at over 2,000 quality certified locations nationwide.
Or interested in getting a repair? Find a Shop

Similar Questions

View answers to similar questions from RepairPal's community of auto experts and enthusiasts.
I have an estimate from a reputable auto shop, for replacing the brake pads on my 2009 nissan murano. they state in ...
Hearing a loud rubbing or clucking noise when moving forward. occurs when first starting car usually in damp weather....
Didn't find what you were looking for?