when hard braking, pad falls out

Asked by Jan 23, 2017 at 11:35 AM about the 2005 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx 4 Dr LS Hatchback

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

05 Chevy Malibu

Doing a brake job and everything is normal up until
the point I make a dead stop. When I do this it
causes the drivers side front outside pad to fall out
of the bracket and into the roadway.

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So your either missing the spring clip that attaches to the pad or the bracket is damaged.

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