2006 CADILLAC DTS REAR PAD REPLACEMENT

  • Tiny
  • brucebarton
  • 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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Sunday, February 7th, 2010 AT 12:16 PM

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  • factoryjack
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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.

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Sunday, February 7th, 2010 AT 1:10 PM
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Thank You. Very helpful information

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Sunday, February 7th, 2010 AT 4:21 PM

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