- Front brakes @ 2mm (Outer pads). Recommend pads w/ rotors and clean and adjust rear brakes (Shoes/Drums). Front axles have play (Moderate). Recommend front axles. Rear shock through-bolt bushings tearing. Recommend rear shocks. Coolant low (Topped off). Washer fluid low (Topped off).
- Removed drum assemblies from left rear and right rear hubs. Cleaned drum assemblies and shoes and hardware using DOT compliant brake parts cleaner. Adjusted brake shoe adjusters slightly (1/4 turn). Assembled rear drum assemblies in reverse order of removal. Torqued rear wheels to 83 ft lbs per OEM specifications.
- Removed fasteners holding right front and left front brake calipers to brackets. Removed (2) caliper bracket bolts on left front and right front bracket assemblies. Removed brackets and old pads and rotors. Cleaned bracket assemblies, calipers, and dust shields with DOT compliant brake parts cleaner. Installed NEW rotors to left front and right front of vehicle. Opened brake fluid bleed valves and compressed pistons of left front and right front caliper assemblies. Replaced caliper bracket abutment clips and installed NEW pads on left front and right front caliper bracket assemblies. Lubricated all contact points and caliper slides. Assembled brake assemblies in reverse order of removal. Torqued wheel assemblies to 83 ft lbs per OEM specification. Test drove vehicle for (2) miles. No issues observed. Front brake system operating as designed. Vehicle may return to service.
Mark F. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/30/2020