Passat Sedan V6-3.6L (BLV) (2008)
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
For better judgment of remaining pad thickness remove the front wheel on the driver's side.
Pull off wheel bolt covers if necessary.
Mark installation position of wheel in relation to brake rotor.
Remove wheel lug bolts and remove wheel.
Measure thickness of inner and outer brake pad.
Pad thickness "without" backing plate