Brake pad question.





#1
I think that I know the answer but here goes. While putting on new rear brake pad I am having problems pushing the pistons back into the caliper. They will push back but close up by themselves before I can get it over the rotor. My first thought is to open up the bleeder valves and let the pressure off but it's late and I quit for the night before I ding up the pads.
 

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You have too fluid in the system...open up the bleeder to drain some out. Then push the pistons all the way into the caliper...reinstall it. Afterward check the fluid level.
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