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PROBLEM REPLACING BRAKE PADS, NEED A DIAG

1999 Kia Sportage

Brakes problem
1999 Kia Sportage Two Wheel Drive Automatic

having trouble replacing brake pads on front.
Tried to put old ones back on and had trouble turning wheel. Need diagram to see if forgot something.
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Perfect3
January 15, 2009.



Removal & Installation (Sportage)
Raise and support vehicle. Remove 2 caliper assembly bolts, and pull caliper from disc. Remove flexible hose mounting bolt, and disconnect flexible hose from caliper. Remove brake pads from adapter. Remove 2 adapter mounting bolts, and then remove adapter. Remove 2 screws. Remove caliper. To install, reverse removal procedure. Tighten bolts and nuts to specification. See TORQUE SPECIFICATIONS . Bleed brake system. See BLEEDING BRAKE SYSTEM . Inspect brake system for leaks.


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hope this helps

Dave H
Jan 19, 2009.