Nissan 350Z Workshop Maunual 2006 (8) PDF

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BRAKE SYSTEM
F BRAKES
CONTENTS
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Revision: 2005 August 2006 350Z
BRAKE SYSTEM
PRECAUTIONS .......................................................... 3
Precautions for Supplemental Restraint System
(SRS) ?AIR BAG? and ?SEAT BELT PRE-TEN-
SIONER? .................................................................. 3
Precautions for Battery Service ................................ 3
Precautions for Procedures without Cowl Top Cover ..... 3
Precautions for Brake System .................................. 3
PREPARATION ........................................................... 5
Commercial Service Tools ........................................ 5
NOISE, VIBRATION AND HARSHNESS (NVH)
TROUBLESHOOTING ................................................ 6
NVH Troubleshooting Chart ..................................... 6
BRAKE PEDAL .......................................................... 7
Inspection and Adjustment ....................................... 7
PLAY AND CLEARANCE BETWEEN THE
BRAKE PEDAL AND FLOOR PANEL WITH
PEDAL DEPRESSED ........................................... 7
ADJUSTMENT ...................................................... 7
Components ............................................................. 8
Removal and Installation .......................................... 8
REMOVAL ............................................................. 8
INSPECTION AFTER REMOVAL ......................... 8
INSTALLATION ..................................................... 9
BRAKE FLUID .......................................................... 10
On-Vehicle Inspection ............................................ 10
LEVEL CHECK ................................................... 10
Drain and Refill ....................................................... 10
Bleeding Brake System ...........................................11
BRAKE TUBE AND HOSE ....................................... 12
Hydraulic Circuit ..................................................... 12
Removal and Installation of the Front Brake Tube
and Brake Hose (Other than Brembo Calipers) ..... 12
REMOVAL ........................................................... 12
INSTALLATION ................................................... 12
Removal and Installation of the Front Brake Tube
and Brake Hose (With Brembo Calipers) ............... 13
REMOVAL ........................................................... 13
INSTALLATION ................................................... 13
Removal and Installation of the Rear Brake Tube
and Brake Hose (Other than Brembo Calipers) ..... 13
REMOVAL ...........................................................13
INSTALLATION ...................................................14
Removal and Installation of the Rear Brake Tube
and Brake Hose (With Brembo Calipers) ............... 14
REMOVAL ...........................................................14
INSTALLATION ...................................................14
Inspection after Installation .....................................14
BRAKE MASTER CYLINDER ..................................15
On-Vehicle Inspection .............................................15
LEAK INSPECTION ............................................15
Removal and Installation ........................................15
REMOVAL ...........................................................15
INSTALLATION ...................................................15
Components ...........................................................16
Disassembly and Assembly ....................................16
MODELS WITHOUT VDC ...................................16
MODELS WITH VDC ..........................................19
BRAKE BOOSTER ...................................................23
On-Vehicle Inspection .............................................23
OPERATING CHECK ..........................................23
AIRTIGHT CHECK ..............................................23
Components ...........................................................23
Removal and Installation ........................................24
REMOVAL ...........................................................24
INSPECTION AFTER REMOVAL .......................24
INSTALLATION ...................................................24
VACUUM LINES .......................................................25
Components ...........................................................25
Removal and Installation ........................................25
Inspection ...............................................................25
VISUAL INSPECTION .........................................25
CHECK VALVE INSPECTION .............................25
FRONT DISC BRAKE ...............................................26
On-Vehicle Inspection .............................................26
PAD WEAR INSPECTION ...................................26
Components ...........................................................27
OTHER THAN BREMBO CALIPERS ..................27
WITH BREMBO CALIPERS ................................28
Removal and Installation of Brake Pad (Other than
Brembo Calipers) ....................................................29