Brake Job Tip – Pushing Caliper Piston Back
As part of installing new brake pads on your customer's vehicle, you might have to push the caliper piston back in. In this informative video, Master Technician Damian Rodriguez of Garage Gurus shows how to safely push the brake piston back in.
The technique that Damian demonstrates avoids sediment or old fluid going into the ABS system or the master cylinder. Use this procedure on the next brake job that comes into your shop. Count on Garage Gurus to help you get your customer's vehicle repair done right.
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