2007 Kia Spectra reset the caliper

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  • 2007 KIA SPECTRA

Brakes problem
2007 Kia Spectra 4 cyl

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

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Friday, February 20th, 2009 AT 5:54 PM

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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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Saturday, February 21st, 2009 AT 7:22 AM

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