How to Diagnose and Repair a Sticking Brake Caliper
The common braking system uses hydraulic principles to slow or stop your vehicle. Today's modern auto incorporates electronic technologies working together with efficient hydraulics to get the job done. Diagnosing brake problems requires a good knowledge of how the system operates and experience in the field. This video looks at a Chevrolet Corvette that is pulling to the left. It had the brake pads and rotors previously changed so we dive into what is causing the car to pull.
How to lubricate caliper slider pins
Loosen caliper mounting bolts & slider pins , remove caliper, grease slider pins, re-assemble
How to diagnose a locked up brake caliper
In this video I'll show you how to properly diagnose a locked up brake caliper. Usually, when brakes lock up on one wheel its caused by either a locked up caliper piston, stuck caliper slide pins, or a clogged flex hose going to the caliper. In this video you will find out how to test each of these components in order to get an acurate diagnosis of your brake problem. Created with MAGIX Movie Edit Pro 2016 Barbour's Auto Help is not responsible for any damage or personal injury incurred in the process of performing any auto repairs done by you the viewer. It is the viewers responsibility to verify all information and procedures as outlined in YOUR REPAIR MANUAL AND OWNERS MANUAL FOR YOUR VEHICLE. Owning and using a repair manual suited for your vehicle is essential for correctly and safely performing ANY repair to your vehicle. Always wear safety glasses and heed all instructions for use applicable to any piece of equipment you may use. You can do it. Do it right and do it safely.
How to Replace a Brake Caliper
How to install a brake caliper. Learn how to change your brake caliper correctly and safely. Learn the process of taking them off, the correct torquing procedure, the correct banjo bolt installation, the correct bleeding process, and all the tips and tricks that go along with the replacement. The Socket Set I use: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000LY5AKU/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789& creative=390957&creativeASIN=B000LY5AKU&linkCode=as2&tag=chri0e2-20&linkId= TCH3GNCZYZFE7FVD Torque wrench I use: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00C5ZL0RU/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789& creative=390957&creativeASIN=B00C5ZL0RU&linkCode=as2&tag=chri0e2-20&linkId= BX7Q2I5EMF3RYZ3H Top 10 Brake Job Tips: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xJDOuZzEAQc How to change Front and Rear Brake Pads and Rotors: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lU6OKQxSg8U How to bleed/flush your Brakes: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n1NvtUwfRJc Paint Your Brakes: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=djmDciOIuls Drum Brake Replacement: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zJ_UXP6GWkw Wheel Cylinder Replacement: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GIWYkCOPAQ0 **If the video was helpful, remember to give it a "thumbs up" and consider subscribing. New videos every Thursday** -Website: https://www.ChrisFixed.com -Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/chrisfix8 -Twitter: https://twitter.com/ChrisFixed -Instagram: https://instagram.com/chrisfixit -Subscribe Here: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=paintballoo7 -YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/ChrisFix Disclaimer: Due to factors beyond the control of ChrisFix, I cannot guarantee against improper use or unauthorized modifications of this information. ChrisFix assumes no liability for property damage or injury incurred as a result of any of the information contained in this video. Use this information at your own risk. ChrisFix recommends safe practices when working on vehicles and or with tools seen or implied in this video. Due to factors beyond the control of ChrisFix, no information contained in this video shall create any expressed or implied warranty or guarantee of any particular result. Any injury, damage, or loss that may result from improper use of these tools, equipment, or from the information contained in this video is the sole responsibility of the user and not ChrisFix.