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2004 Ford Expedition Brake Pads REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION

Download Removal 1. CAUTION: Install a new lining if worn to or past the specified thickness above the metal backing plate or rivets. Install new pads in complete axle sets. If necessary, using a suitable suction device, remove the brake fluid in the master cylinder reservoir until it is half filled. 2. Remove the wheel and tire assembly. For additional information, refer to Section 204-04. 3. Inspect the brake pads for wear or contamination. 4. CAUTION: If the anchor housing spring is to be reused, do not force the anchor housing spring off the brake caliper. Do not install a damaged anchor housing spring. Remove the anchor housing spring. 5. NOTE: Verify if the anchor housing spring has 1 end with 2 tabs. If yes, the LH side anchor housing spring must be installed with the 2-tabbed end in the upper brake caliper cavity. For the LH brake caliper, release the lower portion of the anchor housing spring. Apply force at the center of the anchor housing spring and pull outward at the bottom of the anchor housing spring to remove it from the lower brake caliper cavity. 6. Rotate the spring upward then remove it from the brake caliper. 7. NOTE: