Subaru Forester Brakes 1999 2000 (21) PDF

2. Rear Disc Brake
A: ON-CAR SERVICE
1. PAD
1) Remove lock pin.
S4M0115
2) Raise caliper body.
3) Remove pad from support.
NOTE:
If brake pad is difficult to remove, use the same
procedure as for front disc brake pad. <Ref. to 4-4
[W1A1].>
S4M0116
4) Check pad thickness (including back metal).
Pad thickness: A
Standard value
14 mm (0.55 in)
Wear limit
6.5 mm (0.256 in)
S4M0187A
CAUTION:
Always replace the pads for both the left and
right wheels at the same time. Also replace pad
clips if they are twisted or worn.
A wear indicator is provided on the inner
disc brake pad. If the pad wears down to such
an extent that the end of the wear indicator
contacts the disc rotor, a squeaking sound is
produced as the wheel rotates. If this sound is
heard, replace the pad.
Replace pad if there is oil or grease on it.
5) Apply a thin coat of MolykoteAS880N (Part No.
26298AC000) to the frictional portion between pad
and pad clip.
6) Install pad on support.
7) Install caliper body on support.
Tightening torque:
39
5 Nm (4.0
0.5 kg-m, 28.9
3.6 ft-lb)
NOTE:
If it is difficult to push piston during pad
replacement, loosen air bleeder to facilitate work.
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4-4 [W2A1] SERVICE PROCEDURE
2. Rear Disc Brake

Subaru Forester Brakes 1999 2000 (21) Summary of Content

2. Rear Disc BrakeA: ON-CAR SERVICE1. PAD1) Remove lock pin.S4M01152) Raise caliper body.3) Remove pad from support.NOTE:If brake pad is difficult to remove, use the sameprocedure as for front disc brake pad. Ref. to 4-4[W1A1].S4M01164) Check pad thickness (including back metal).Pad thickness: AStandard value14 mm (0.55 in)Wear limit6.5 mm (0.256 in)S4M0187ACAUTION: Always replace the pads for both the left andright wheels at the same time. Also replace padclips if they are twisted or worn. A wear indicator is provided on the innerdisc brake pad. If the pad wears down to suchan extent that the end of the wear indicatorcontacts the disc rotor, a squeaking sound isproduced as the wheel rotates. If this sound isheard, replace the pad. Replace pad if there is oil or grease on it.5) Apply a thin coat of MolykoteAS880N (Part No.26298AC000) to the frictional portion between padand pad clip.6) Install pad on support.7) Install caliper body on support.Tightening torque:395 Nm (4.00.5 kg-m, 28.93.6 ft-lb)NOTE:If it is difficult to push piston during padreplacement, loosen air bleeder to facilitate work.184-4 [W2A1] SERVICE PROCEDURE2. Rear Disc Brake