When to replace the Brake Discs on your OPEL ASTRA
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Brake disc : 50000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
OPEL Astra G CC (T98) 1.6 (F08, F48), OPEL Astra G CC (T98) 1.6 16V (F08, F48), OPEL Astra G CC (T98) 1.8 16V (F08, F48), OPEL Astra G CC (T98) 1.7 TD (F08, F48), OPEL Astra G CC (T98) 2.0 DI (F08, F48), OPEL Astra G CC (T98) 1.4 16V (F08, F48), OPEL Astra G CC (T98) 1.7 DTI 16V (F08, F48), OPEL Astra G CC (T98) 1.6 (F08, F48), OPEL Astra G CC (T98) 1.8 16V (F08, F48), OPEL Astra G CC (T98) 1.7 CDTI (F08, F48), OPEL Astra G CC (T98) 1.6 (F08, F48) View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change front brake discs on OPEL ASTRA-G CC 1 (F48_,F08_) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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All the parts you need to replace – Brake Discs for Astra G CC (T98) and other OPEL models
Tools
Replacement: brake discs – Opel Astra G F48. Tools you might need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Anti-squeal paste
HEX bit No.H7.
Torx bit T30
Wheel impact socket #17
Brake caliper wind back tool
Flat screwdriver
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Rubber mallet
Crow bar
Wheel chock
Replacement: brake discs – Opel Astra G F48. AUTODOC recommends:
  • Replace the brake disks on the car Opel Astra G F48 in complete set for each axis. Regardless of the state of components. This will ensure even braking.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for both brake disks on the same axle.
  • When changing the brake discs, always replace the brake pads.
  • Please note: all work on the car – Opel Astra G F48 – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
  1. Step 1
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    Open the bonnet. Unscrew the brake fluid reservoir cap.
  2. Step 2
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    Secure the wheels with chocks.
  3. Step 3
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    Loosen the wheel mounting bolts. Use wheel impact socket #17.
  4. Step 4
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    Raise the front of the car and secure on supports.
  5. Step 5
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    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    Replacement: brake discs – Opel Astra G F48. Tip:
    To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when unscrewing the bolts.
  6. Step 6
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    Remove the wheel.
  7. Step 7
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    Spread the brake pads. Use a crowbar.
  8. Step 8
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    Remove the dust boot caps of the brake caliper guide pins. Use a flat screwdriver.
  9. Step 9
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    Unscrew the brake caliper fastening. Use HEX No.H7. Use a ratchet wrench.
  10. Step 10
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    Remove the fastener attaching the brake hose to the shock strut. Use a crowbar.
  11. Step 11
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    Pull aside the brake caliper retaining spring. Use a crowbar.
  12. Step 12
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    Remove the brake caliper.
    Replacement: brake discs – Opel Astra G F48. AUTODOC experts recommend:
    Tie the caliper to the suspension or to the body with a wire without disconnecting from the brake hose to prevent depressurization of the brake system.Make sure that the brake caliper is not hanging on the brake hose.Don't press the brake pedal after the brake caliper has been removed. As a result, the piston can fall out from the brake cylinder, and brake fluid leakage and depressurization of the system may occur.
  13. Step 13
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    Clean the brake disc fasteners. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  14. Step 14
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    Unscrew the brake disc fastening. Use Torx T30. Use a ratchet wrench.
  15. Step 15
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    Remove the brake disc.
    Replacement: brake discs – Opel Astra G F48. Tip from AUTODOC:
    If necessary, use a rubber mallet.
  16. Step 16
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    Clean the hub. Use a wire brush. Treat the contacting surface. Use copper grease.
  17. Step 17
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    Install the brake disc.
  18. Step 18
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    Tighten the brake disc fastening. Use Torx T30. Use a torque wrench. Tighten it to 7 Nm torque.
  19. Step 19
    Changing Brake Discs on OPEL Astra G CC (T98) 2.0 DTI 16V (F08, F48) 2001 by yourself
    Press in the brake caliper piston. Use brake caliper wind back tool.
  20. Step 20
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    Clean the brake caliper bracket from dirt and dust. Use a wire brush.
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