How To Replace Front Toyota Corolla Brake Pads (2010-2019)

By | October 20, 2020

How To Replace Front Toyota Corolla Brake Pads 2010-2019
A video is at the bottom of the page for a visual walk-through if needed.

Replacing the brake pads on a 2010-2019 Toyota Corolla falls in the DIY backyard mechanic type of job.

They are not difficult to replace but if in doubt be sure to call a professional.

Items Needed To Replace Front Toyota Corolla Brake Pads

  • 14mm Socket and Ratchet
  • C-Clamp
  • Screw Driver
  • New Brake Pads

A 14mm socket and ratchet or wrench will be needed to remove two bolts.
How To Replace Front Toyota Corolla Brake Pads 2010-2019 Tools Needed
The caliper also needs to be squeezed together with using a C-Clamp a common method.

New brake pads will also be needed which can be bought at an auto parts store or online.

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How To Replace Front Toyota Corolla Brake Pads (2010-2019)

  1. Jack the car up and make sure it is secure.
  2. Remove the tire.
  3. Remove the two 14mm bolts attached to the caliper.
  4. Pull the caliper out and let it hang to the side.
  5. How To Replace Front Toyota Corolla Brake Pads 2010-2019 Step 4

  6. Remove the brake pads one at a time an insert the new ones.
  7. How To Replace Front Toyota Corolla Brake Pads 2010-2019 Step 5

  8. There is two brake pads on each wheel.
  9. How To Replace Front Toyota Corolla Brake Pads 2010-2019 Step 6

  10. Using a C-Clamp squeeze the caliper piston back into place even with the caliper.
  11. Re-attache the caliper over the brake pads.
  12. Screw the two bolts back into place.
  13. Test the brakes which should now be replaced and working.

Summery
If you need to replace the brake pads on a 2010-2019 Toyota Corolla they are simple enough to replace.

Some basic tools will be needed along with new brake pads.

The brake rotors can also be replaced if they are damaged.

The brakes will not need to be bleed as long as the brake line is not opened.

Have you replaced the brake pads on a 2010-2019 Toyota Corolla? Let us know your thoughts below.


 




 

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