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I am replacing the rear brakes on a 2005 Kia Spectra. The ...

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I am replacing the rear brakes on a 2005 Kia Spectra. The caliper will not retract by turning clockwise. How do I retract the caliper?
hi, welcome to just answer . sometimes you need to turn and push at the same time the caliper piston can get stuck most auto parts stores and places like e-bay and harbor freight sell inexpensive kits for doing this job heres a link to show you what it looks like
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Customer: replied 8 years ago.
The caliper retracted some but not enough to fit over brake pads.
Customer: replied 8 years ago.
Thank you for your help...I eventually got it with some additional turning. Thanks again!
your welcome . next time use one of these kits it saves a lot of time and energy

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