REAR PAD REPLACEMENT

2006 Cadillac DTS

Tiny

brucebarton

February, 7, 2010 AT 12:16 PM

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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2 Answers

Tiny

factoryjack

February, 7, 2010 AT 1:10 PM

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.

Tiny

brucebarton

February, 7, 2010 AT 4:21 PM

Thank You. Very helpful information

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