Freelander - Squeel From Front Brakes
Bulletin Number - 0002
Issue - 1
Date - 28.01.1998
Model - Freelander
Affected Range - All vehicles prior to VIN 601089
Re-Issue Information -
SQUEAL FROM FRONT BRAKES
A squeal/vibration noise which occurs under braking at random speed and load conditions.
Front brake caliper resonance.
Replace front brake calipers with new calipers having increased mass. Refer to Workshop Manual - Brakes - Repairs.
1. Remove both caliper housings as described in repair number 70.55.24.
2. Remove both caliper carriers from swivel hubs.
3. Clean mating faces of swivel hubs and fit new carriers (not handed). Tighten bolts to 83 Nm.
4. Fit new caliper housings (handed) to carriers as described in repair number 70.55.24.
SEG100220 Caliper assembly - RH - 1 per vehicle
SEG100230 Caliper assembly - LH - 1 per vehicle
SEH100090 Carrier - front caliper - 2 per vehicle
Use Complaint Code: 6C3W
Use S.R.O.: 70.55.05 - Calipers and carriers - front - set - renew
Time allowance: 1.40 Hrs.