Question: How To Bleed Brakes On A 96 Nissan Maxima

Changing Brakes On 96 Nissan Maxima

Hi, Is it hard changing the brake pads on a 96 nissan maxima? I was told by a neighbor that whenever you push the piston ring back in the caliper you have to bleed the lines. Is this true? The car has 185,000 miles on it. Is this considered high? and is there a certain grade of oil i should be using here? im in ohio if it helps. thanks. ...

Squishy Brakes After Bleed Nissan Altima

I have a 2004 Nissan Altima 4 cyl. Recently I have changed out the brake pads and rotor due to some sqeeks. While I was at it, I changed out the rear calipers too. Hey why not bleed it out since it is 60,000 miles? So we did that too. (all at once). We bleed it out at least 5 times. First we did it, RR,LR,RF,LF. (this car does not have ABS neither any sensors). Then we started doing RR,LF,LR,RF. ...

How Do I Fix My Brakes That Do Not Stop Squeaking On A 2002 Nissan Maxima

I have a 2002 Nissan Maxima with worn out breaks. The brakes squeak all the time, no matter the speed, driving forward or reversing. Occasionally when turning while breaking, there is a small grinding noise too. I know I need to replace the pads, but do the rotors need to be replaced? And does the caliper assembly need to be rebuilt? If there is anything else that should be done please let me know. ...

My 97 Nissan Maxima Is Squeaking

So i have a 97 nissan maxima with 267,000 miles on it, and when im just cruising down the street it squeaks, when im not on the breaks it squeaks. Ive had the brakes, and brake pads replaced and it still does this. Whats making my car squeak? im thinking its just the frame of the car itself. ...

How To Bleed Brakes On An 1995 Chevy Silverado?

1995 chev silverado,how do you bleed the brakes putting on new calabers and wheel sensor on left front side.not sure how to bleed the brakes.Yes i'm a women but need to know how. and does anyone know if a 1995 silverado has had any recalls on them. ...

My Brakes Wont Get Better

I just put new rotors and new pads and bleed the system to my mechanic but the stopping is terrible no squeak no pulsation no vibration the pedal feels good it just wont stop properly like it used to It has a power brake also barrely stopsIt takes so much effort to realy stop the vehicle Anyone has any idea what the problem might be Thanks a lot 2002 nissan maxima with less than 63k ...

How To Bleed Brakes On A 1989 2 Wheel Drive GM Truck

I have a 89 gm 2wd truck. i have replaced all brake lines front and rear, master cylinder, wheel cylinders and calipers plus the abs hydraulic unit and brain. Pretty much everything that has to do with the brake system. my problem is the brakes will work fine for a couple of days then the brake light comes on. i notice when i watch the master cylinder while someone pumps the brakes that the rear resevoir ...

Anyone With A 20042006 Nissan Maxima Have An Engine Block Heater

Nissan does not make a factory one and I have checked many auto parts stores and they say they cant come up with anything. One place said they had one but when I opened it up, it was for up to a 2003 Maxima which is a different generation. I have a 2005 Nissan Maxima SE Some people thought I was crazy when I wanted to put it in, but it is very nice espically since we have been having ...

If You Have To Bleed Your Brakes Does It Meen You Have To Get Completely New Brakes

I boaght a 1984 trans am from a friends friend for 500 dollers because it was so cheap. He told me the back brakes needed to be bled. When you drive it the car stops good but the brake petal goes all the way down to the floor and the car goes to the right a little... but it does stop good. The next day I asked my friend (whos a mechanic) how much it costs to bleed brakes. he told ...

Help With My Brakes Please

I just put new rotors and new pads and bleed the system to my mechanic but the stopping is terrible no squeak no pulsation no vibration the pedal feels good it just wont stop properly like it used to It has a power brake also barrely stopsIt takes so much effort to realy stop the vehicle Anyone has any idea what the problem might be Thanks a lot 2002 nissan maxima with less than 63k bowtiess take a loook better and place ypur comment I ...