Volkswagen Workshop Manuals
Eos (1F7) V6-3.2L (BUB) (2008)
Brakes and Traction Control > Hydraulic System, Brakes > Brake Caliper > Component Information > Service and Repair > Removal and Replacement > Page 4118
Press the protective cap with the disk (T 10146/6 ) - 1 - and the piston resetting tool (T 10145) - 2 - into the brake caliper so that it contacts the
Check Seating of Protective Caps
Protective cap must no longer be able to be pulled from brake caliper by hand.
Lightly press the piston against the protective cap with an extension and ratchet adapter - 1 - and hold it there, in that position.
Do not angle piston, to avoid damaging the seal sleeve.
Blow the protective cap on with pressurized air (max. 3 bar) - 2 -. Protective cap springs on to piston.
Press the piston by hand into the brake caliper, possibly push back slightly with piston resetting tool (T 10145).
Outer sealing lip of protective cap will then engage in piston groove.
Brake Caliper Piston
Special tools, testers and auxiliary items required
‹› Resetting & extracting tool (T 10165)
‹› Trim removal wedge (3409)
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