981 Boxster/Cayman uses closed-back front calipers, which must be removed to change front brake pads. It's not a difficult task, but a few tips with pictures will hopefully make it even easier.
1. Do not stress the hard metal brake line when moving the caliper around
2. Properly torque the brake caliper screw is crucial. Over torque it and you risk pulling the thread out of the aluminum wheel carrier.
3. Caliper screws are one-time use. Always replace with new ones. Never... 26 Comments