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CAUTION: Do not allow the brake caliper to hang from the brake caliper flexible hose. Use a suitable tool to support the brake caliper. Remove the 2 brake caliper bolts and position the caliper aside.
Inspect the brake pads and brake disc for wear or contamination and install new as necessary.
NOTE: If installing new brake pads, install all new hardware as supplied with the brake pad kit. Install the 4 new retracting clips and the 2 brake pads.
If installing new brake pads, using a suitable tool and a worn brake pad, compress the brake caliper pistons into the caliper.
Fill the rubber caliper sleeve boots with caliper grease.
CAUTION: Make sure the caliper pin boots are correctly seated to prevent damage to the guide pins. Position the brake caliper and install the 2 bolts.