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

Brakes and Traction Control > Disc Brake System > Brake Pad > Component Information > Service and Repair > Procedures

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Brake Pad: Procedures

03 - Service Procedures

Front and Rear Brake Pads, Checking Thickness

Special tools, testers and auxiliary items required

‹› Torque Wrench (V.A.G 1332)

‹› Flashlight and mirror

Perform the following work procedure:

The adapter to loosen/tighten the anti-theft wheel bolts is located in the vehicle tool kit. 

Front Disc Brake Pads

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For better judgment of remaining pad thickness remove the front wheel on the driver's side.

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Pull off wheel bolt covers if necessary. 

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Mark installation position of wheel in relation to brake rotor. 

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Remove wheel lug bolts and remove wheel.

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Measure thickness of inner and outer brake pad.

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Pad thickness "without" backing plate

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