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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Pontiac Vibe AUTOMOBILES

Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported 2003 Pontiac Vibe cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Hydraulic Brake Systems -> General Motors -> Diagnosis & Testing
Vehicle: 2003 Pontiac Vibe 1.8 L4 GAS

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Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported 2003 Pontiac Vibe cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Anti-lock Brakes -> Lucas/Sumitomo -> Description -> ABS Indicator -> Brake Pressure Modulator Valve/Electronic Brake Control Module -> System Components -> System Operation -> Wheel Speed Sensors
Vehicle: 2003 Pontiac Vibe GT 1.8 L4 GAS

System Operation

The Lucas/Sumitomo system is a hybrid non-integral Anti-lock Braking System (ABS). The system uses a single valve per channel, 4 channel system to reduce the tendency of any wheel to lock-up. ABS operation is available from approximately 4 mph to maximum vehicle speed. During braking, ABS is available from maximum vehicle speed to 3 mph. ABS is used to minimize wheel slipping during braking, allowing for improved vehicle stability and steerability. ABS is accomplished by controlling the hydraulic pressure applied to each front wheel brake and both rear wheel brakes a...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Pontiac Vibe AUTOMOBILES

Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported 2003 Pontiac Vibe cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Power Brake Units -> Power Brake Unit Service
Vehicle: 2003 Pontiac Vibe 1.8 L4 GAS

Hydro-boost brake boosters are...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Pontiac Vibe AUTOMOBILES

Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported 2003 Pontiac Vibe cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Disc Brakes -> Toyota/GM Single Piston Caliper -> Caliper Service -> Assemble -> Disassemble -> Installation -> Removal
Vehicle: 2003 Pontiac Vibe 1.8 L4 GAS

Removal

  • Siphon 2/3 of brake fluid from master cylinder.
  • Raise and support vehicle, then remove wheels.
  • Install two wheel lug nuts to retain rotor, then remove caliper mounting bolts, Fig. .
  • Remove union nut securing brake hose to caliper and drain fluid into a suitable container. If caliper is only being removed for brake pad replacement, do not disconnect brake hose.
  • Compress piston as needed, then remove caliper. If brake hose remains connected, secure caliper aside to prevent hose from being stretched.

Disassemble

  • Remove two caliper slide bushings, four dust boots and spacer collars...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Pontiac Vibe AUTOMOBILES

Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported 2003 Pontiac Vibe cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Hydraulic Brake Systems -> General Motors -> Troubleshooting -> Master Cylinder Internal Fluid Leakage Check -> Road Test
Vehicle: 2003 Pontiac Vibe 1.8 L4 GAS

When troubleshooting the hydraulic brake system, perform the following inspections.

Master Cylinder Internal Fluid Leakage Check

Start engine and depress the brake pedal. If the pedal gradually falls under constant pressure, the hydraulic system may be leaking. Raise the vehicle on a lift and inspect all tubing lines and backing plates for signs of leakage. It may be required to lift or remove the carpeting or floor mats to inspect for boost...

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Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported 2003 Pontiac Vibe cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Drum Brakes -> Type 5 -> Adjustments -> Parking Brake -> Service Brake
Vehicle: 2003 Pontiac Vibe 1.8 L4 GAS

Service Brake

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Mark relationship of wheel to axle, then remove wheel and tire assembly.
  • Remove brake drum. If drum is difficult to remove, proceed as follows:
    • Ensure parking brake is released.
    • Back off parking brake cable adjustment.
    • Remove access hole plug from backing plate, insert screwdriver through hole and push parking brake lever off its stop.
    • Insert punch through hole in splash shield, Fig. , tap on punch to loosen drum, then remove drum.
  • Measure inside diameter of drum using tool Nos. J-21177-A or J-22364-01, or their equivalents.
  • Adjust by turning star whe...

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