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Changing brakes and rotors

Can you tell me step by step directions on how to change brake pads and rotors on a 1990 4x4 full size ford bronco. Having trouble getting locking hubs off whats the secret
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  • tinaweena Oct 16, 2008

    Thank you for the info. I am having trouble with the hub how do you take it off?

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Remove te cross pins that hold the caliper and the brake pads in place, then remove the caliper bracket, there are 2 bolts at the backside, then the rotro just slides off, clean any rust on the rotor mount area while the rotor is off, then using a large clamp depress the piston in the brake caliper and reinstall in reverse order, one word of caution, use quality replacement parts, Wagner is very good, if you don't use good parts you will end up with poor brake performance.

Posted on Oct 15, 2008

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    yadayada Oct 16, 2008

    If you mean brake rotor when you say hub, they get rusted on, use a soft hammer and keep tapping it form side to side, they can be a bear.

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