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2005 Kia Optima rear brake pad replacement

How do you push the rear brake pistons back into the caliber to replace the pads. Is the emergency brake cable a problem? Do the pistons screw back in using a special tool?

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Use a C-clamp and one of the old pads. Turn it in slowly.

That's what I do.


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