RESET THE CALIPER

2007 Kia Spectra

Tiny

smyrick

February, 20, 2009 AT 5:54 PM

Brakes problem
2007 Kia Spectra 4 cyl

What do I need to do to reset the caliper on rear brakes?

FOUND 770 RELATED QUESTIONS

Caliper

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Tiny

Dave H

February, 21, 2009 AT 7:22 AM

Rotate the caliper piston clockwise into the cylinder and align the cutout in the piston with the tab on the inner pad by turning the piston back. Lubricate the boot with rubber grease to avoid twisting the piston boot. If the piston boot is twisted, back it out so it is positioned properly


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