Brake Hose ReplacementNOTE:
- Do not spill brake fluid on the vehicle; it may damage the paint; if brake fluid gets on the paint, wash it off immediately with water.
- To prevent dripping, cover disconnected pipe joints with rags or shop towels.
- Before reassembling, check that all parts are free of dust and other foreign particles.
- Replace parts with new ones whenever specified to do so.
|1.||Replace the brake hose (C) if the hose is twisted, cracked, or if it leaks.|
|2.||Release the cord clips, and remove the wheel sensor cord (B) from the brake hose mounting bracket A.|
|3.||Disconnect the brake line from the brake hose joint (A) using a 10 mm flare-nut wrench (B).|
|4.||Remove the brake hose mounting bracket A from the body.|
|5.||Remove the brake hose mounting bracket from the brake hose joint (B).|
|6.||Remove the banjo bolt (A), and disconnect the brake hose (B) from the caliper.|
|7.||Remove the brake hose from the damper bracket (C), and discard it.|
|8.||Install the new brake hose (A) on the damper bracket (B) with the 8 mm flange bolt first.|
|9.||Connect the brake hose to the caliper with the banjo bolt (C) and new sealing washers (D).|
|10.||Install the brake hose mounting bracket A on the brake hose joint (B) with the 8 mm flange bolt by aligning the pin (C) and hole (D).|
|11.||Install the brake hose mounting bracket A on the body with the 6 mm flange bolts. Do not twist the brake hose.|
|12.||Connect the brake line (A) to the brake hose joint (B).|
|13.||Attach the wheel sensor cord (B) on the brake hose mounting bracket A with clips as shown.|
|14.||After installing the brake hose, bleed the brake system.|
|15.||Perform the following check:|