Subaru Legacy

since 1990-1998 release

Repair and operation of the car



Subaru Legacy
+ 1.1. Identification numbers
+ 2. Maintenance
+ 3. Engines
+ 4. Heating, ventilation
+ 5. Fuel system
+ 6. Exhaust system
+ 7. Systems of start, ignition
+ 8. Transmissions
+ 9. Coupling, shaft
- 10. Brake system
   10.1. Introduction
   10.2. Technical characteristics
   10.3. Replacement of brake shoes on disk brakes
   10.4. Support of disk brakes
   10.5. Brake disk
   10.6. Replacement of brake shoes of drum brakes
   10.7. Working brake cylinder
   10.8. Main brake cylinder
   10.9. Brake pipelines and hoses
   10:10. Replacement of the regulator of pressure
   10:11. Pumping of the hydraulic brake system
   10:12. Adjustment of the emergency brake
   10:13. Replacement of a cable of the emergency brake
   10:14. Replacement of brake shoes of the emergency brake on back disk brakes
   10:15. Additional brake system
   10:16. Vacuum amplifier of brakes
   10:17. Stoplight switch
   10:18. Anti-blocking system of brakes (ABS)
+ 11. Suspension bracket
+ 12. Steering
+ 13. Body
+ 14. Electric equipment






10.2. Technical characteristics

GENERAL INFORMATION

Type of brake fluid
DOT 3 or DOT 4
Stoplight switch rod course
1,6 – 2,0 mm
Free wheeling of a pedal of a brake
1,2 – 3,2 mm
Height of installation of a pedal of a brake:
  – 1990-1994.
158 mm
  – since 1995.
148 mm
Length of a pusher of the vacuum amplifier of brakes (since 1995)
145 mm
Disk brakes (forward and back)
Minimum thickness of a brake shoe
1,6 mm
Minimum thickness of a brake disk
according to marking on a disk
Disk beating:
  – 1990-1994.
0,10 mm
  – since 1995.
0,075 mm
Tightening moments
Bolts of fastening of the holder of a support:
  – forward
70 – 88 Nanometers
  – back
21 – 31 Nanometers
The forward directing support finger
34 – 45 Nanometers
Nuts of the main brake cylinder
10 – 16 Nanometers
Pressure limiter bolts
20 - 28 Nanometers
The back directing support finger
15 – 21 nanometers
Working brake cylinder
8 – 10 Nanometers