2008 MAZDA 5 GT REAR BREAKS

  • Tiny
  • mcreagh
  • 2008 Mazda 5
  • 4 CYL
  • FWD
  • automatic
  • 78,000 miles

I am trying to replace the rear brakes on my 2008 Mazda5 Grand Touring. For some reason, the piston in the brake caliper will not push back. I am not using a C-clamp because it is hooked to an emergency brake system. I thought you were supposed to turn and push the piston until it was flush. What am I doing wrong?

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Saturday, February 19th, 2011 AT 8:09 PM

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  • PROTECH1980
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Turn piston slowly clockwise untill seated. Heres a pic

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Saturday, February 19th, 2011 AT 10:20 PM

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