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    justin_briz Jul 15, 2013

    found that they sell at auto zone for $3.99 a caliper kit that includes the guide and nut I needed. Swapped it out and all is well.

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Sometimes they use a T-50 torx bit, and sometimes they use either a 15mm or 18mm bolt, however the caliper bracket is a 21mm bolt

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take a pair of pliers and hold the inter side of the guide and turn the bolt. the bolts is only 8mm w x 25mm L. this will allow you to remove the calipers.

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there are two caliper bolts holding caliper to the caliper bracket, remove those first. then you must twist the caliper piston in a clockwise rotation and push in on the piston to get it to return to it's fully released position. then you can remove the caliper bracket if you are replacing or machining thr brake rotor. install in reverse order. make sure you lubricate the caliper pins in the bracket before reinstalling.

May 28, 2012 | 2000 Ford Taurus

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Replacement of front wheel bearings


taurus has a hub bearing in front it will come as hub and bearing if you look behind brake caliper and around axle you will see three bolts one on top and one each side remove axle nut just push in axle some may have to hit center to free" you will see groove in axle hit there".remove caliper let hang donot remove brake line and rotor remove the three bolts and hit from top to bottom of hub it will pop out

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How to remove stripped bolts on mercury villager 2000 front brake caliper


if you mean the slides, try cutting off about half of the boot that covers the bolt head; then you will have enough of the bolt head exposed so you can clamp on a set of vice clamps. Then get new bolts and make sure you use the correct bolt remover. Sometimes when one gets stripped, the mechanic will replace it with a different type head pattern from the other bolts on your calipers.

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SCREWS NEEDED FOR THE BRAKES OF 2001 FORD TAURUS SE. i HAD A MECHANIC STRIPP ONE OF THE 2 SCREWS IN MY CALIPERS. NOW THE SCREW THT WAS STRIPPED DOES NOT LOOK LIKE THE ONES I CAN PICK UP FROM AUTO ZONE THE...


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Feb 22, 2010 | 2001 Ford Taurus

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How to change front brake rotor on 2000 ford taurus wagon cause front wheel shake when brake apply


Remove both caliper mounting bolts should be 12 or 13 mm bolts. Next remove both caliper mounting bracket bolts 15mm. Rotor should then pull off. If not use large hammer and hit the face off the rotor hub between the wheel studs until it comes loose. Make sure the face of the wheel hub is free of rust between the wheel studs and use high temp anti seize around the center circle of the wheel studs.

Dec 23, 2009 | 2000 Ford Taurus

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I need to know the procedure for r and r on a front rotor if this is something that can be done at home with limited tools?


1999 Taurus/Sable Section 06-03: Brakes, Front Disc 1999 Taurus/Sable Workshop Manual REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION Procedure revision date: 06/25/1998 Disc Removal
  1. Raise vehicle on hoist.
  1. Remove wheel and tire assembly. Be careful to avoid damage or interference with caliper bleeder screw fitting and front disc brake rotor shield (2K004).
  1. ani_caut.gif CAUTION: Handle front disc brake rotor (1125) and disc brake caliper (2B120) assembly in such a way as to prevent deformation of front disc brake rotor , and nicking, scratching or contamination of brake linings/rotor surfaces.
    NOTE: To prevent damage, do not allow disc brake caliper to hang by the front brake hose (2078) .


    Remove caliper anchor plate bolts and discard. Position disc brake caliper out of the way. Prevent separation of caliper housing from anchor bracket because contamination of guide pin journals can occur.
  1. NOTE: If excessive force must be used during front disc brake rotor removal, the front disc brake rotor should be checked for runout prior to installation.


    If additional force is required to remove front disc brake rotor , apply Rust Penetrant and Inhibitor F2AZ-19A501-A or equivalent meeting Ford specification ESR-M99C56-A on front and rear rotor/hub mating surfaces. First, strike front disc brake rotor between lug bolts (1107) with a plastic hammer. If this does not work, attach 2-3 Jaw Puller 205-D027 (D80L-1013-A) or equivalent and remove front disc brake rotor . Remove front disc brake rotor from wheel hub (1104) assembly by pulling it off the lug bolts.
Installation
  1. If original front disc brake rotor is being installed, make sure rotor braking and mounting surfaces are clean.
  1. ani_caut.gif CAUTION: Failure to clean rust and foreign material from rotor and hub mounting faces when installing new or old front disc brake rotors will result in high rotor runout, which will speed up the development of brake roughness shudder vibration.
    Apply a small amount of Silicone Brake Caliper Grease and Dielectric Compound D7AZ-19A331-A or equivalent meeting Ford specification ESE-M1C171-A to pilot diameter of front disc brake rotor.
  1. Install front disc brake rotor on wheel hub assembly.
  1. Install disc brake caliper and new caliper anchor bracket bolts on front disc brake rotor . Tighten caliper anchor bracket bolts to 88-118 Nm (65-87 lb-ft).
  1. ani_caut.gif CAUTION: Failure to tighten lug nuts (1012) in a star pattern may result in high rotor runout, which will speed up the development of brake roughness, shudder and vibration.
    Install wheel and tire assembly on vehicle. Tighten lug nuts to 115-142 Nm (85-104 lb-ft) using Rotunda Accutorq® Lug Nut Socket 164-R0303 or equivalent on a 1/2 inch air impact wrench, or use a torque wrench.
  1. Lower vehicle.
  1. Pump brake pedal prior to moving vehicle to position brake linings.
  1. Road test vehicle.









May 25, 2009 | 1999 Mercury Sable

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Cant remove wheel hub


here is procedure

Section 04-01: Suspension and Wheel Hubs, Front 1996 Taurus, Sable Workshop Manual
REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION Wheel Hub Bolt Removal
  1. Raise vehicle on hoist.
  1. Remove wheel and tire assembly. Refer to Section 04-04 .
  1. Remove disc brake caliper (2B120), and front disc brake rotor (1125). Refer to Section 06-03 .
Brake Shoe and Lining Removal
  1. Remove brake master cylinder filler cap (2162). Check fluid level in brake master cylinder reservoir (2K478). Remove brake fluid until brake master cylinder reservoir is half full. Discard removed fluid.
  1. Raise vehicle on hoist. Refer to Section 00-02 .
  1. Remove wheel and tire assembly from front disc brake rotor mounting face. Use care to avoid damage or interference with disc brake caliper (2B120), front disc brake rotor shield (2K004) or front wheel knuckle (3K185).
  1. Remove rear brake pin retainers (2N386). ( I think it is a T 40 torx bit you need)
  1. NOTE: It is not necessary to disconnect hydraulic connections.

    Lift disc brake caliper from front disc brake caliper anchor plate (2B292) and front disc brake rotor (1125). Do not pry directly against metal caliper piston or damage will occur.
  1. Position disc brake caliper out of the way and support with wire to avoid damaging the disc brake caliper and front brake hose (2078).
  1. Remove outer brake shoe and lining (2001) assembly from front disc brake caliper anchor plate.
  1. Remove inner brake shoe and lining assembly.
  1. Position lug bolt (1107) to clear front wheel knuckle (3K185).
  1. Remove lug bolt from wheel hub (1104).



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Installation
  1. Install lug bolt into wheel hub.
  1. Using a lug nut (1012), seat wheel hub bolt into wheel hub.
  1. Install front disc brake rotor and disc brake caliper. Refer to Section 06-03 .
  1. Install wheel and tire assembly. Tighten lug nut to 115-142Nm (85-104 lb-ft).

May 25, 2009 | 1996 Mercury Sable

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I need a diagram of the entire breaking system on a 1993 ford taurus i just replaced a rear line and i think i stripped the extention piece i had to add to the end of the break line. the one that goes into...


here is a 96 taurus

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Item Part Number Description 1 2C296 Anti-Lock Brake Tube 2 2C219 Anti-Lock Brake Module 3 2005 Power Brake Booster 4 2263 Front Brake Tube 5 2B091 Brake Pressure Control Valve 6 2140 Brake Master Cylinder 7 2B547 Brake Load Sensor Proportioning Valve 8 N802191-S60 Bolt 9 2L568 RH Rear Brake Tube 10 2L569 LH Rear Brake Tube 11 2C287 Brake Fluid Distributor Tube 12 N808531-S301 Bolt 13 — Front Side Member 14 N802324-S56 Bolt 15 18124 Front Shock Absorber 16 2B121 Front Disc Brake Caliper 17 2078 Front Brake Hose 18 2264 Front Brake Tube 19 2553 Rear Disc Brake Caliper 20 2A442 Rear Wheel Brake Hose 21 N808728-S60 Bolt 22 — Side Rail 23 N802324-S60 Bolt
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Item Part Number Description 1 2B547 Brake Load Sensor Proportioning Valve 2 — Body 3 N802191-S56 Bolt (2 Req'd) 4 2L568 Brake Tube Assy 5 2L569 Brake Tube Assy 6 2265 Brake Tube Assy 7 2B255 Brake Tube Assy 8 5500 Rear Suspension Arm and Bushing 9 W611634-S301 Bolt A — Tighten to 11.4-15.6 Nm
(8-12 Lb-Ft) B — Tighten to 10-14 Nm (7-10 Lb-Ft)

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Item Part Number Description 1 — Rear Side Rail 2 2L569 Rear Brake Tube 3 N602324-S60 Screw 4 N611193-S60 Screw 5 2C023 Left Hand Rear Hose and Connector 6 2210 Rear Drum Brake Backing Plate 7 18125 Rear Shock Absorber 8 2267 Rear Brake Tube A — Tighten to 16-20 Nm (12-15 Lb-Ft)

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You have two bolts on the back side of the caliper. Break them loose and unscrew them. Wiggle the caliper off and hang them up out of the way. Fasten the caliper with wire or string to the strut spring coil.

To remove the rotor, remove the cottor pin or wire clip that is folded over in the middle of the rotor. Unbolt the nut and pull it off. You will need a new set of wheel bearings and the seal that goes on the back side of the rotor. Also, you'll need to remove two other bolts that are on the back side of the dust shield.

These bolts are sometimes hard to break loose because of how long they have been on and heat and cool factor to them. Your best bet to get them to come off is to use a breaker bar or a rachet and attaching a cresent wrench to the end of the rachet.

Good luck and post more questions if you have them.

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Is it remotely possible/reasonable thet I should need to remove/detach the parking brake on a 2000 taurus wagon to remove rear caliper to replace pads? The base of the parking brake cable makes it...


You don't have to take that off (and you don't want to, as I found out--getting that spring back on is a pain!). I used a vice grips to loosen it, then got if off with a small open-face wrench (12mm).

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