how to change brakes

Asked by Jun 26, 2007 at 07:44 PM about the 2002 Ford Focus

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Does it take a special tool to change the brakes on the 2002 Focus?

1 Answer

215

Yes ... It seems that your 2002 Ford Focus does require a special tool in order to reposition the caliper pistons. It's not recommended to use the traditional c-clamp method as it may cause permanent damage to the caliper. This tool can be found at any local auto parts store that loans or rents tools to its customers. There may be a rental fee or holding money required in hopes that you will return the tool in good condition.

Your Answer

Ford Focus Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    1,490
  • #2
    dandyoun
    Reputation
    1,310
  • #3
    Su'ad Barakat
    Reputation
    1,000
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda Civic
594 Great Deals out of 53,439 listings starting at $1,500
Used Ford Fiesta
128 Great Deals out of 16,749 listings starting at $2,400
Used Ford Mustang
341 Great Deals out of 42,379 listings starting at $1,488
Used Ford Escape
1,177 Great Deals out of 106,669 listings starting at $700
Used Toyota Corolla
904 Great Deals out of 70,313 listings starting at $1,479
Used Honda Accord
818 Great Deals out of 88,083 listings starting at $1,444
Used Hyundai Elantra
575 Great Deals out of 46,527 listings starting at $495
Used Toyota Camry
1,061 Great Deals out of 77,381 listings starting at $1,100
Used Volkswagen GTI
107 Great Deals out of 7,619 listings starting at $1,400
Used Chevrolet Malibu
995 Great Deals out of 54,062 listings starting at $1,250
Used Nissan Altima
1,132 Great Deals out of 75,099 listings starting at $900

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Ford Focus For Sale
35,671 listings starting at $10,998
2017 Ford Focus For Sale
60 Great Deals out of 8,097 listings starting at $9,994
2016 Ford Focus For Sale
188 Great Deals out of 6,150 listings starting at $6,999
2015 Ford Focus For Sale
66 Great Deals out of 2,957 listings starting at $6,395
2014 Ford Focus For Sale
171 Great Deals out of 5,953 listings starting at $3,991

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.