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2002 mazda tribute: whats..trick..caliper of the front brakes

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whats the trick to getting the caliper of the front brakes on my 2002 mazda tribute. how do I decompress the hydralics
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  brownjeff replied 7 years ago.
Did you try a c-clamp or what are you using to compress the piston?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
still on the rotor, I took the two retaining bolts off. And can't get the caliper off.
Expert:  brownjeff replied 7 years ago.
Take a screw driver and put between the pad and the rotor and pry there to compress the piston.
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