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How do you install the anti rattel clips on the front disc brakes on a 2004 dodge stratus

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Insert clips into caliper bridge, where the pads ride on it.be sure to clean it good and lube your slides with brake silicone.If slides freeze up on you it, it will prematurelly wear your new brake pads.

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3.4L front disc brake assembly
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4.0L and 4.7L front disc brake assembly
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  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions in the beginning of
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To Install:

CAUTION
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on the opposite side of the vehicle to pop out requiring the reconditioning or
replacement of the brake caliper.


  1. Remove a small amount of brake fluid from the master cylinder.
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  4. Install or connect the following:

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Rear
To Remove:


  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions in the beginning of
    this section.
  2. Remove or disconnect the following:

    • Rear wheel






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    • 2 cylinder slide pins from rear caliper assembly
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    • Pad wear indicator plate from the inner side disc brake pad
    • 4 pad support plates from the rear caliper mounting

To Install:


  1. Install or connect the following:

    • 4 pad support plates on the rear caliper mounting
    • Pad wear indicator plate on the inside brake pad
      Note: Install the pad wear indicator facing downward.

    • Anti-squeal shims on each brake pad
    • 2 disc brake pads with anti-squeal shims to the caliper assembly

  2. Apply lithium soap base glycol grease to the sliding part of 2 caliper slide
    pins.
  3. Install or connect the following:

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--- Removal & Installation
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  2. Remove or disconnect the following:

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    • Front brake caliper assembly with the 2 bolts

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