Jan 202017
 

2005 Chrysler Town and Countrytools needed to change front calipers


RESPONSE

Estimated time for a shop to replace a single front brake caliper is 0.8 hours or 1.4 for both.

Caliper Replacement Tools

  1. Vehicle Jack and Stands – Used to raise and support vehicle.
  2. Wheel Lug Nut Removal Tool – used to remove wheel.
  3. Brake Pedal Depressing Tool (Holding Tool) – This is to hold the brake pedal down to isolate the master cylinder from the hydraulic system. It disallows the brake fluid to completely drain out of the brake reservoir.
  4. Metric Socket Set and Ratchet 8mm – 19mm – Used to remove retaining bolts.
  5. Drain Pan – Used to catch brake fluid.
  6. C-Clamp – Used to compress the replacement caliper if necessary.
  7. Torque Wrench – Used to install the Banjo bolt with new washers to 35 ft. lbs.

Brake Caliper Tools Removal Diagram 2005 Chrysler Town And Country

Brake Caliper Mounting Description

  1. Caliper Hose
  2. Caliper Mounting Bolts
  3. Banjo Fitting

Not a tool but you will need brake fluid and probably a few rags.

 

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