Mechanics

REAR PAD REPLACEMENT

2006 Cadillac DTS

Brakes problem
2006 Cadillac DTS 6 cyl Two Wheel Drive Automatic 50000 miles

How do I release or retract the rear calipers for brake pad replacement?
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Brucebarton
February 7, 2010.




Since the park brake is internal to the caliper, the piston needs to be turned in. It is normal clockwise rotation to screw piston inward, and you need to apply pressure as well.

Factoryjack
Feb 7, 2010.
Thank You. Very helpful information
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Brucebarton
Feb 7, 2010.

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