2001 Chevrolet Suburban C1500 Brakes Disc & Drum Removal & Installation

2001 Chevrolet Suburban C1500

REMOVAL & INSTALLATION

REAR BRAKE CALIPER

Removal ("A", "B", "C", "K" & "U" Series)

1. Remove 2/3 of brake fluid from master cylinder reservoir. Raise and support vehicle. Remove wheel. Using "C" clamp, compress caliper piston until it bottoms out in its bore.

2. Remove brake hose from caliper. Remove and discard brake hose gaskets. Plug openings in brake caliper and brake hose in order to prevent brake fluid loss and contamination. Remove caliper guide pin bolts. Remove brake caliper.

Removal ("S" & "T" Series)

1. Remove 2/3 of brake fluid from master cylinder reservoir. Raise and support vehicle. Remove wheel. Using "C" clamp, compress caliper piston until it bottoms out in its bore.

2. Remove brake hose from caliper. Remove caliper guide pin bolts. Remove caliper from caliper anchor bracket.

Installation

To install, reverse removal procedure. Lubricate caliper guide pin bolts with silicon lubricant. Tighten all nuts and bolts to specification. See TORQUE SPECIFICATIONS . Bleed brake system. See MANUAL BLEEDING or PRESSURE BLEEDING . Download File PDF


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