12-3. PARKING BRAKE PADS REPLACEMENT
This Task Covers:
Tools and Special Tools
Tool Kit, General Mechanic's: Automotive
Oil, Lubricating, Hydraulic
(Item 18, Appendix F)
(Item 23, Appendix C)
Rags, Lint-free (Item 26, Appendix C)
Parking brake removed from vehicle (Para 12-2)
Place brake in soft jawed vise with disc clearance
slot facing up.
Remove four screws (1) and bushings (2) from
parking brake housing (3); pry pad (4) from
housing (3) and remove through disc clearance
Advance adjusting screw (5) to force lining
assembly (6) from housing (3); remove lining
assembly (6) through disc clearance slot.
New linings must be kept free of oil,
grease, and other contaminants.
Lubricate new lining assembly seal with clean fluid
used in the system. Back off adjusting screw (5) to
allow room for new assembly, and install new
lining assembly (6) into housing (3) through disc
Insert new bushings (2) into new pad (4). Install new lining (4) into housing (3) through disc clearance slot.
Fasten with four new screws (1).
Remove brake from soft jawed vise.
Follow-on Maintenance: Install parking brake (Para 12-2).
END OF TASK