Workshop Repair Manuals

Volkswagen Workshop Manuals

[PREV PAGE] [NEXT PAGE]

volkswagen Workshop Repair Guides


Passat Sedan V6-3.6L (BLV) (2008)

Brakes and Traction Control > Disc Brake System > Brake Caliper > Component Information > Service and Repair > Removal and Replacement > Page 4379

Page 14
background image

 Do not blow brake system using compressed air, the dust produced is harmful to health!

-

Thoroughly clean contact surfaces for brake pads at brake carrier, remove corrosion.

-

Clean brake caliper.

Use only appropriate solvents for cleaning brake caliper. 

Installing

Before pressing piston into cylinder using piston resetting tool, brake fluid must be extracted from brake fluid reservoir. Otherwise, especially if
reservoir has been topped off, fluid will overflow and cause damage.

-

Press piston back.

-

Insert inner brake pad - arrows - with retaining spring in brake caliper (piston).

-

Set outer brake pad - 2 - with retaining springs into brake caliper.

Brakes and Traction Control > Disc Brake System > Brake Caliper > Component Information > Service and Repair > Removal and Replacement > Page 4379

[PREV PAGE] [NEXT PAGE]