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Brake Caliper Pair Raybestos Opti-Cal FRC11711N, FRC11712N - RABCS00017

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  • Quantity:   Pair

 

Raybestos Opti-Cal New Brake Caliper

  • Designed to match OE specifications
  • Made with 100 percent newly manufactured materials, offering unparalleled style and performance
  • Zinc plated or aluminum, delivering superior corrosion resistance in the harshest of elements
  • Rigorously tested to ensure a safe, reliable performance after thousands of miles
  • Friction-ready, giving you the freedom to customize the brake pads for each application

Item Condition: New

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Lifetime Warranty

This item is backed by a Limited Lifetime Warranty. In the event this item should fail due to manufacturing defects during intended use, we will exchange the part free of charge (excludes shipping charges) for the original purchaser.

  1. step : Removing the Wheel (0:23)
    • Loosen the 19mm lug nuts with the vehicle on the ground
    • Raise the vehicle with a floor jack
    • Secure the vehicle on jack stands
    • Remove the lug nuts
    • Pull off the wheel
  2. step : Removing the Brake Caliper (1:15)
    • Remove the Phillips screws from the rotor
    • Remove 12mm bolts from the brake caliper
    • Pull the caliper aside
    • Hang the caliper by a bungee cord
    • Pry the brake pads off from the caliper and caliper bracket
    • Remove 17mm bolts from the brake caliper bracket
    • Pull off the brake caliper bracket
  3. step : Installing the Brake Caliper Bracket (5:47)
    • Remove the plug from the new caliper
    • Put the caliper bracket back into place
    • Start the bolts by hand
    • Tighten the bolts to 79 foot-pounds of torque
    • Apply grease to the brake pad tabs
  4. step : Installing the New Brake Caliper (8:10)
    • Press the brake pad into the caliper
    • Install the new brake pad into the bracket
    • Put the caliper on
    • Thread bolts by hand
    • Tighten bolts to 17 foot-pounds
    • Have a drain pan ready
    • Remove the bungee cord from the old caliper
    • Pry off the clip from the back of the caliper with a flat blade screwdriver
    • Secure the caliper with a pry bar
    • Loosen the 14mm bolt from the brake line
    • Remove the seal from the bolt
    • Insert a new seal/copper washer to the bolt
    • Slide the bolt through
    • Insert the second seal/washer to the bolt
    • Insert the bolt into place
    • Loosen the bleeder screw with a 10mm screw
    • Tighten the brake hose bolt
    • Torque the brake hose bolt to 26 foot-pounds
    • Tighten the bleeder bolt
  5. step : Bleeding the Brakes (13:40)
    • Insert a 10mm wrench to the bleeder valve
    • Connect a tube to the bleeder valve
    • Run the tube into a plastic bottle with some brake fluid in it
    • Run the tube up over the caliper and then down
    • Instruct the assistant to step on the brake pedal
    • Loosen the bleeder valve with a 10mm wrench
    • Open the hood
    • Clean off the brake fluid reservoir cap
    • Remove the brake fluid reservoir cap
    • Add brake fluid so it reaches the MAX line
    • Twist and lock the cap on
    • Press the brake pedal slowly 3 or 4 times
    • Check the line for air
    • Tighten the bleeder valve
  6. step : Reattaching the Wheel (16:36)
    • Slide the wheel into place
    • Start the lug nuts by hand
    • Tighten the lug nuts preliminarily
    • Lower the vehicle to the ground
    • Tighten the lug nuts to 80 foot-pounds in a crossing or star pattern

Tools needed for replacement:

    Materials, Fluids, and Supplies

  • Bungee Cord

  • Ratchets & Related

  • Socket Extensions
  • Ratchet
  • 1/2 Inch Breaker Bar

  • Screwdrivers & Related

  • Flat Blade Screwdriver
  • Pry Bar

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 12mm Socket
  • 17mm Socket
  • 19mm Socket

  • Wrenches - Metric

  • 17mm Wrench
  • 10mm Wrench

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2007-2012Acura RDX Acura RDX Brake Caliper Pair Front Raybestos Opti-Cal
2010-2011Honda Accord Crosstour Honda Accord Crosstour Brake Caliper Pair Front Raybestos Opti-Cal
2007-2011Honda CR-V Honda CR-V Brake Caliper Pair Front Raybestos Opti-Cal
2005-2010Honda Odyssey Honda Odyssey Brake Caliper Pair Front Raybestos Opti-Cal
Part #: RABCS00017

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Raybestos Opti-Cal
Brand #: FRC11711N, FRC11712N

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