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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Chevrolet Prizm AUTOMOBILES

Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported 2001 Chevrolet Prizm cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Hydraulic Brake Systems -> General Motors -> Description -> Brake Distribution Valve & Switch -> Brake Warning Lamp Switches -> Combination Valve -> Components -> Diagonally Split System -> Failure Warning Switch -> Fluid Level Sensor -> Front & Rear Split System -> Metering Valve -> Proportioning Or Pressure Control Valve -> Warning Lamp
Vehicle: 2001 Chevrolet Prizm 1.8 L4 GAS

Front & Rear Split System

When the brake pedal is depressed, both the primary (front brake) and the secondary (rear brake) master cylinder pistons are moved simultaneously to exert hydraulic fluid pressure on their respective systems.

If the rear (secondary) brake system fails, initial brake pedal movement will cause the unrestricted secondary piston to bottom in the master cylinder bore. Primary piston movement will displace hydraulic fluid in the primary section of the master cylinder to actuate the front brake system.

If the front (primary) brake system fails, initial brake pedal mo...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Chevrolet Prizm AUTOMOBILES

Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported 2001 Chevrolet Prizm cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Anti-lock Brakes -> Lucas/Sumitomo -> Diagnosis & Testing -> 1999 -> 2000-02 -> Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Clearing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Diagnostic Tests -> Diagnostic Trouble Code Interpretation -> Electromagnetic Interference Test -> Intermittents & Poor Connections -> Prizm -> Vibe -> Wiring Diagrams
Vehicle: 2001 Chevrolet Prizm 1.8 L4 GAS

Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes

Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTC)s may be read using a suitable programed scan tool. There are no provisions for flash code diagnostics.

  • Turn ignition switch to Off position.
  • Connect suitably programmed scan tool to Data Link Connector (DLC), located under lefthand side of instrument panel below steering column.
  • Turn ignition switch to On position.
  • Select DTCs from application menu.
  • Select DTC information on scan tool, then read and record DTCs.

Diagnostic Trouble Code Interpretation

DTCs may be read using a suitably programmed scan tool. There are no...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Chevrolet Prizm AUTOMOBILES

Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported 2001 Chevrolet Prizm cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Power Brake Units -> Adjustments -> AC-Delco Single Diaphragm Type -> AC-Delco Tandem Diaphragm Type -> Air Method -> Brake Pedal -> Gauge Method -> Pushrod -> Toyota/GM Single Diaphragm Type
Vehicle: 2001 Chevrolet Prizm 1.8 L4 GAS

Brake Pedal

Toyota/GM Single Diaphragm Type
  • With engine running and brake pedal in rest position, measure distance between face of pedal and floor mat.
  • Distance should be 5.850-6.244 inches.
  • If distance is not as specified, adjust pedal height as follows:
    • Remove lefthand lower instrument panel trim section and air duct.
    • Loosen stop lamp switch sufficiently to access pedal adjustment.
    • Loosen locknut and rotate pedal pushrod as required to obtain specified pedal height. Tighten locknut.
    • Adjust brake lamp switch position so plunger lightly contacts pedal stopper and brake lamps are off when pe...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Chevrolet Prizm AUTOMOBILES

Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported 2001 Chevrolet Prizm cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Hydraulic Brake Systems -> General Motors -> Tightening Specifications
Vehicle: 2001 Chevrolet Prizm 1.8 L4 GAS

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Chevrolet Prizm AUTOMOBILES

Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported 2001 Chevrolet Prizm cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Power Brake Units -> Power Brake Unit Service
Vehicle: 2001 Chevrolet Prizm 1.8 L4 GAS

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Chevrolet Prizm AUTOMOBILES

Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported 2001 Chevrolet Prizm cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Disc Brakes -> Toyota/GM Single Piston Caliper -> Brake Pad Service -> Installation -> Removal
Vehicle: 2001 Chevrolet Prizm 1.8 L4 GAS

Removal

Replace brake pads on one wheel at a time to prevent opposite side caliper piston from being forced out of bore.

  • Remove caliper as outlined under "Caliper Service," leaving brake hose connected, and secure caliper aside.
  • Remove anti-rattle clips, then the brake pads, Fig. .
  • Remove pad wear indicator plates and anti-squeal shims.
  • Remove support plates.

Installation

  • Install new support plates on caliper mou...

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