When to replace the Brake Hose on your FORD TRANSIT
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Brake hose : 50000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
FORD Transit Mk6 Box (V347, V348, FA) 2.2 TDCi, FORD Transit Mk6 Box (V347, V348, FA) 2.2 TDCi RWD, FORD Transit Mk6 Box (V347, V348, FA) 2.2 TDCi, FORD Transit Mk6 Box (V347, V348, FA) 2.2 TDCi RWD, FORD Transit Mk6 Box (V347, V348, FA) 2.2 TDCi RWD, FORD Transit Mk6 Box (V347, V348, FA) 2.2 TDCi 4x4, FORD Transit Mk6 Box (V347, V348, FA) 2.2 TDCi, FORD Transit Mk6 Box (V347, V348, FA) 2.2 TDCi, FORD Transit Mk6 Box (V347, V348, FA) 2.4 TDCi RWD, FORD Transit Mk6 Box (V347, V348, FA) 2.4 TDCi RWD, FORD Transit Mk6 Box (V347, V348, FA) 2.2 TDCi, FORD Transit Mk6 Box (V347, V348, FA) 2.4 TDCi RWD, FORD Transit Mk6 Box (V347, V348, FA) 2.3 16V RWD, FORD Transit Mk6 Box (V347, V348, FA) 3.2 TDCi RWD, FORD Transit Mk6 Box (V347, V348, FA) 2.4 TDCi 4x4, FORD Transit Mk6 Box (V347, V348, FA) 2.2 TDCi, FORD Transit Mk6 Box (V347, V348, FA) 2.2 TDCi, FORD Transit Mk6 Box (V347, V348, FA) 2.2 TDCi RWD, FORD Transit Mk6 Box (V347, V348, FA) 2.3 16V LPG RWD, FORD Transit Mk6 Box (V347, V348, FA) 2.3 16V CNG RWD View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change a front brake hose on the FORD TRANSIT MK7 [AUTODOC TUTORIAL]

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All the parts you need to replace – Brake Hose for Transit Mk6 Box (V347, V348, FA) and other FORD models
Tools
Replacement: brake hose – Ford Transit Mk7 van. Tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
All-purpose cleaning spray
Brake cleaner
Ceramic grease
Torque wrench
11 mm flare nut socket
11 mm flare nut wrench
11 mm combination spanner
17 mm combination spanner
11 mm socket
21 mm wheel impact socket
Ratchet wrench or power tool for removal/installation of threaded fasteners
Tommy bar
Fluid line stopper
Fluid drain pan
Brake bleeder kit
Slotted screwdriver
Mounting lever
Hammer
Car lift or jack with jack stands, and wheel chocks
Replacement: brake hose – Ford Transit Mk7 van. AUTODOC experts recommend:
  • Follow the maintenance intervals, recommendations, and requirements for using the part as specified by the manufacturer.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the right and left brake hoses on the same axle.
  • All the work should be carried out with the ignition switched off.
Replacement: brake hose – Ford Transit Mk7 van. Use the following procedure:
  1. Step 1
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    Open the bonnet.
  2. Step 2
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    Loosen the brake fluid reservoir cap.
  3. Step 3
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    Secure the wheels with chocks.
  4. Step 4
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    Loosen the wheel nuts. Use a 21 mm wheel impact socket. Use a tommy bar.
  5. Step 5
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    Raise the vehicle.
    Replacement: brake hose – Ford Transit Mk7 van. Tip:
    If you are using a jack, make sure the car is parked on a hard, flat surface.Make sure to additionally secure the car with jack stands.
  6. Step 6
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    Unscrew the wheel nuts.
    Caution!
    To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when unscrewing the nuts.
  7. Step 7
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    Remove the wheel.
  8. Step 8
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    Prepare a fluid drain pan.
  9. Step 9
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    Clean the areas where the brake hose is connected to the brake caliper and to the brake pipe. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  10. Step 10
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    Loosen the nut fitting connecting the brake pipe to the brake hose. Use an 11 mm flare nut wrench. Use a 17 mm combination spanner.
  11. Step 11
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    Unscrew the nut fitting connecting the brake pipe to the brake hose.
  12. Step 12
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    Block off the brake pipe. Use a fluid line stopper.
  13. Step 13
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    Detach the brake hose from the brake caliper. Use an 11 mm flare nut wrench.
  14. Step 14
    Close the hole in the caliper with a plug.
    Step 15
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    Remove the brake hose retaining clip. Use a slotted screwdriver. Use a mounting lever.
  15. Step 16
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    Remove the brake hose.
  16. Step 17
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    Clean the brake hose mounting seat on the brake pipe. Use a wire brush. Use a brake cleaner.
  17. Step 18
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    Clean the area where the brake hose connects to the caliper. Use a wire brush. Use a brake cleaner.
  18. Step 19
    Remove the plug from the hole in the caliper.
    Step 20
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    Attach the new brake hose to the brake caliper by screwing the brake hose nut fitting into the hole in the caliper.
  19. Step 21
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    Install the brake hose into the bracket on the body.
  20. Step 22
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    Install the brake hose retaining clip. Use a hammer.
  21. Step 23
    Remove the fluid line stopper from the brake pipe.
    Step 24
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    Screw the brake pipe nut fitting into the brake hose and tighten it. Use an 11 mm flare nut wrench. Use a 17 mm combination spanner. Use an 11 mm flare nut socket. Use a torque wrench. Tightening torque: 15 N·m.
  22. Step 25
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    Tighten the brake hose nut fitting on the brake caliper. Use an 11 mm flare nut wrench. Use an 11 mm flare nut socket. Use a torque wrench. Tightening torque: 15 N·m.
  23. Step 26
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    Remove the brake bleeder screw cap.
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