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Are you just replacing the front brake pads?
These are pretty easy. You don't have to remove the caliper at all.
Raise the vehicle and support it safely.
Remove the wheels.
Remove the clip, pins and anti-rattle spring.
Withdraw the pads and remove the anti-squeal shims
Press in the pistons with a hammer handle or equivalent.
Apply disc brake grease to both sides of the inner anti-squeal shim. Install the anti-squeal shims to the new pads.
Install the pads.
Install the anti-rattle springs and pins. Install the clip.
Install the wheels.
Check and adjust the fluid level. Apply the brake pedal several times.
If you have further questions feel free to reply.
On rear disc brakes, you have to remove the 2 bolts holding the caliper on, then pull the pads out from the inside of the caliper....pretty easy as well.
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Does it feel like the brakes are sticking with this jerking?