When to replace the Brake Drum on your VW GOLF
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Brake Drum : 100000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VW GOLF II (19E, 1G1) 1.6, VW Jetta II (19E, 1G2, 165) 1.6

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change rear brake drum on VW GOLF 2 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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All the parts you need to replace – Brake Drum for GOLF II (19E, 1G1) and other VW models
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Brake Drum
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VW GOLF II (19E, 1G1) 1.6
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VW Jetta II (19E, 1G2, 165) 1.6
Tools
Replacement: brake drum – VW Golf 2. Tools you need:
All-purpose cleaning spray
Copper grease
Torque wrench
Drive socket # 30
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Flat screwdriver
Hammer
Pliers
Crow bar
Rubber mallet
Wheel chock
Replacement: brake drum – VW Golf 2. AUTODOC experts recommend:
  • Replace the brake drums on VW Golf 2 in pair for the rear axle. Disregarding the parts state. It ensures even braking.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the right and left brake drums on the same axle.
  • When replacing the brake drums, be sure to also change the brake shoes.
  • Please note: all work on the car – VW Golf 2 – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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