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Procedure to change brake pads on 2004 mercury mountaineer

Customer Question

procedure to change brake pads on 2004 mercury mountaineer
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Randall (Cheeko) replied 9 years ago.
Hi, front or rear? thanks
Customer: replied 9 years ago.
Reply to Cheeko's Post: front
Expert:  Randall (Cheeko) replied 9 years ago.

Hi, below are the steps, thanks

Front Disc Brake

  1. Remove the front wheel and tire assemblies.
  2. Remove the parts in the order indicated in the following illustration and table.

    To remove individual parts, only carry out the listed steps:
    Brake caliper1-2, 10, 11
    Brake disc pads1-4
    Anchor bracket1-8
    Brake disc5, 9
    Brake hose10-15
    Brake disc shield5, 9, 12


ItemPart NumberDescription
1 2W303 Caliper bolts
Installation Note
2 2B294/2B302 Brake caliper (RH/LH)
Removal Note
3 2001 Brake disc pads
Installation Note
4 - Slippers (part of kit 2001)
5 2027 Anchor bracket bolt kit (one kit each side)
Removal Note
6 - Anchor bracket (part of kit 2B296/2B513)
7 - Guide pin and boot (part of kit 2B296)
Installation Note
8 - Locating pin and boot (part of kit 2B296)
Installation Note
9 1125 Brake disc
Installation Note
10 385116-S2 Flow bolt
11 2149 Copper washers
12 2L385 Brake disc shield
Removal Note
Installation Note
13 W505223-S Brake hose bracket bolt
14 2B556/2B557 Brake hose (RH/LH)
15 - Brake tube fitting

  1. To install, reverse the removal procedure.