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Old 07-27-2010, 02:30 PM   #1
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Front brake HELP!

When I was changing my front brakes today (2005 Prerunner) I noticed some brake fluid leaking from the caliper piston. Its just a little. Is this really bad? What do you guys think?
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Old 07-27-2010, 02:33 PM   #2
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it shouldnt leak.you need to replace the O ring around the caliper piston.
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x2. Fix it. Either replace the caliper or rebuild your current one.
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Old 07-27-2010, 02:50 PM   #4
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ya and don't not do it bc when that shit hits the rotor...... BYEBYE!
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yeah replace the seal on the pistons... here

http://www.ncttora.com/fsm/05+/data/...a/04200910.pdf
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Old 07-27-2010, 03:06 PM   #6
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Should I be good to drive it for a little bit?
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Should I be good to drive it for a little bit?
for a few miles. then some oil gets on the rotors and you have brake failure. it can happen.
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Old 07-27-2010, 03:14 PM   #8
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CRAP! Anybody know a DIY instruction on how to replace the seals? http://www.ncttora.com/fsm/05+/data/...a/04200910.pdf[/QUOTE]

That doesn't help, it just shows an IPB
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CRAP! Anybody know a DIY instruction on how to replace the seals? http://www.ncttora.com/fsm/05+/data/...a/04200910.pdf
That doesn't help, it just shows an IPB[/QUOTE]

honestly man...may be easier to get new calipers/remanned calipers from autozone or somewhere. they arent hard to replace....just gotta remove "snap rings" and pull the parts out.
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Old 07-27-2010, 03:17 PM   #10
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Try this.

http://www.customtacos.com/tech/file...ta/0420010.pdf

http://www.customtacos.com/tech/file...ta/0420011.pdf

http://www.customtacos.com/tech/file...a/04200310.pdf
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Old 07-27-2010, 03:18 PM   #11
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This sucks, from an easy brake change to catastrophe. WTF?!?!
Also, how do I air bleed the brakes?
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Old 07-27-2010, 04:18 PM   #12
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Thank you!!!
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