Accessing rear caliper on a honda??

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Old 04-28-04, 05:54 AM
Salmonslammer I
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Accessing rear caliper on a honda??

Working on my friends 89 honda prelude SI and I can't get the rear caliper to compress..What's the seceret??? Never worked on hondas b4.... Does it require a special tool?? Any insight greatly appriciated!!!
 
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Old 04-28-04, 06:05 AM
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Piston screws in, clockwise. It's designed for a special tool, but that can be gotten around if need be. First thing I'd do is call AZ and see if they can rent you a rear caliper tool. Just match the correct adapter to the slots in the piston face and start turning until it is flush with the housing. The adapters are fitted with a 3/8 drive, on the Japanese cars you can usually get the pistons turned in without having to use the clamp portion of the tool. Just use a ratchet/extension.
 
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Old 04-28-04, 07:00 AM
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Thanks for the info..I'll dial them up and see what they have.
 
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