how do get the caliper off

Asked by Jan 23, 2010 at 09:45 AM about the 1987 Ford F-150

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

the caliper  dose not have slide bolts holding it on and i'm not sure how to go about removing it.

1 Answer

45

get you a good pair of channel locks and a hammer and ull see 2 slides on each end of the caliper they are held togther with rubber squeez em to gether and drive em out till u get the ears in side the slot then dive em out with a screwdriver or punch makin sure not to dive out the rubber part only hit the metal part if i remember right once u get one out u can slide the caliper up off the rotor and the other slide will fall right out reassemble oppisite of disassembly

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Ford F-150 Questions

Ford F-150 Experts

#1 OJ
OJ
Reputation 8,510
#2 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 4,420
#3 tennisshoes
tennisshoes
Reputation 2,950
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used GMC Sierra 1500
769 Great Deals out of 68,174 listings starting at $1,700
Used Ford F-250
469 listings starting at $4,390
Used Ford Mustang
706 Great Deals out of 44,428 listings starting at $1,500
Used Ford Ranger
171 Great Deals out of 5,557 listings starting at $900

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Ford F-150 For Sale
876 listings starting at $29,070
2017 Ford F-150 For Sale
70 Great Deals out of 123,318 listings starting at $18,199
2016 Ford F-150 For Sale
119 Great Deals out of 9,361 listings starting at $14,950
2015 Ford F-150 For Sale
211 Great Deals out of 8,860 listings starting at $15,990
2014 Ford F-150 For Sale
342 Great Deals out of 12,424 listings starting at $9,900

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.