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Brake rotor replacement on 2004 matrix

Do you have to remove the 30mm nut to get the front rotor off? The on-line manual I purchased said it was held on by an index screw. There was not one on mine?

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  • Hi tygar,

    Are you talking about the ABS rotor, if so, you'll need to do a fair amount of dismantling....Before I explain how, I'd like to know, if it is the ABS, is it front or rear?

    Regards Johngee10


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If you are talking about the brake rotors, you do NOT remove the 30 mm nut. That nut just holds the axle shaft to the hub. Remove the caliper and the caliper bracket, the rotor should come off, you may have to tap the brake rotor to dislodge it from the center hub.

Posted on Oct 06, 2008

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