C1 Corvette How to Change the Front Brake Pads Installing your new front pads requires approximately 30 minutes each side. To begin, jack up the front of the vehicle and safely place jack stands. Parts You Will Require (kits available and recommended) one quart of Dot-3 brake fluid primary and secondary riveted brake shoes rubber […]

Remove the Old Jack up the vehicle and safely place jack stands. Remove the brake drum. Remove the brake adjusting screw by having someone pull the bottom of the shoes apart while you remove the screw. Use a needle nose pliers to remove the retaining ring for the primary and secondary shoes. Also remove the […]

The brake pads on your C4 Corvette are the materials that press against the brake disc under your control. These pads are responsible for executing the braking of your car and, as a result of the heavy friction that they experience in normal driving, must be replaced periodically in order to maintain the safety and […]