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How to Replace a Caliper on a Toyota Corolla


When replacing a brake caliper in a Toyota Corolla, pay special attention to the pin bolts holding the caliper in place. The sliding pins may not stay in place during removal, and you may need to hold them in place. Check with your mechanic or another auto expert before performing major service on your Corolla or other cars.

Tools Used: Tools, Multiple various wrenches, Replacement Corolla caliper, Tire iron, Jack stand, Replacement fitting washers, Fresh brake fluid

Replace Caliper

Lift the car on the side you need to work on. Make sure the care is secure on the jack stand before proceeding. Remove the wheel. Disconnect the brake hose by removing the fitting bolt at the caliper. Discard the washers that are with the bolt.