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Brakes i have a 01 Dakota SLT, it needs brake work. Jerks etc when stopping. Is this something a person can do is there something requiring above average skill and tools (ABS system). Is it straight forward take of the tire, replace the rotor amd pads? Thanks Paul Lewis

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I own the sam,e model and had the same problem.The pads come off very easily you need an allen wrench socket to take off the calipers and can get a set of them for under $15.Also the rotors just slip off if you need to change them or at least have them turned.
Don Fisk

Posted on Jul 09, 2008

  • donf77079 Jul 09, 2008

    I forgot that you will also need a large C clamp to push the caliper cylindar back in with

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