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Can't get the front rubber brake line off, i was able to remove from caliper but no idea how to get it off at the top???? on a 2006 Corolla

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Only take that line off if your changing the caliper. If your doing the pads then just press the piston back in. Put the caliper back on to take the brake line off. there should be a screw through a "block" that is at the top of the caliper. It takes some pressure to break it loose and that's why you should leave it installed while you loosen the bolt.

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