I haven't been out much in the Civic lately. Not much need to what with working at home etc. But on a trip to the grocery shop I noticed the rear brakes were squealing, so with a sunny weekend I thought I'd take a peek. Right side had one completely worn pad. turned out to be that the...
I'm trying to change my brake pads on 8th gen Civic, but I cannot access the pads because the caliper won't come off.
I have removed the two bolts (sliding pin) but it will not budge.
Any help would be much appreciated.
In changing the rear pads I realise you have to turn and push the caliper piston back in order to retract it, however mine only goes so far and then I cannot push it back any further.
Does anyone know how to get it fully retracted so that I can get the caliper on to the disc and...
Just bought a Used Type S in Vivid Blue and the calipers look a bit naff and grey so I wondered what colour I should go for?
I'm tempted to paint them blue with the rest of the car.
I'm thinking red is a bit too hardcore...opinions please (and pictures if you have any)!
I bought one of these today:
Laser Brake Caliper Rewind Tool
Laser Brake Caliper Rewind Tool from Halfords Price £20.99
But are they just for the rear brake calipers :confused: as I've just finished the fronts and it did not fit. I followed the instructions in the box...