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1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee Base 4dr Laredo

1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee
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Rear Wheel Drive, 4 Door, Special Purpose Vehicles
16 mpg city / 21 mpg hwy
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November 14, 2012, 3:56 am

Randy C
 

Question: how to replace front rotors myself

break shop wants 300.00 to replace front rotors cause one is warped, pads are still good shape. i purchase both rotors for 75.00 and figure it can't be that hard to switch out since i already replaced pads last year


November 15, 2012, 9:12 pm

Richard W
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If you have remover the pads you can do the rotors. You just have to remove the caliper braket. Then the rotor comes right off. One thing you need to do is torque the wheels when you put them back on. If you don't torque the wheels it will warp the rotors again.


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November 19, 2012, 4:39 pm

Randy C
 

thanks, easy as pie


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