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Ronnie, ASE Certified Technician
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Experience:  35 years as an automotive tech
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Need to know if caliber screws in or presses, 2007, Changed

Customer Question

Need to know if caliber screws in or presses
JA: What year is your Caliber?
Customer: 2007
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Changed many of brakes but Ford dealership said they may screw in hadn't seen that before
JA: How many miles are on the car? Are these the orignial brakes?
Customer: No I'm sure there not
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: No hose to dealership for service every 3,500 miles
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Lincoln
Expert:  Ronnie replied 1 year ago.

Hello, my name is ***** ***** I am a professional here at Justanswer. Thank you for your question and I will assist you with your concern.

Can you tell me what model your 2007 Ford is please?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
2007 mkz
Expert:  Ronnie replied 1 year ago.

Okay thank you for that information, Are you working on the rear breaks or the front?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Rear disc brakes
Expert:  Ronnie replied 1 year ago.

Okay, the rear break pistons have to be screwed in clockwise while applying pressure as you turn them . You will need the tool to do this as well. Most auto part have this and some even have a loaner program. See the factory steps to do this in the link below.