When to replace the Brake Discs on your VW MULTIVAN
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Brake disc : 50000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2.0 TDI, VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2.0 TDI 4motion, VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2.0, VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) VR6 3.2, VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2.5 TDI, VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2.5 TDI, VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 1.9 TDI, VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) VR6 3.2, VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) VR6 3.2 4motion, VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2.5 TDI 4motion, VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2.5 TDI 4motion, VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 1.9 TDI, VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2.0 TDI, VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2.0 TSI, VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2.0 TSI 4motion, VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 1.9 TDI, VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2.5 TDI, VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2.0 TDI, VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2.0 TDI, VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2.0 TDI, VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2.0 TDI 4motion, VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2.0 BiTDI, VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2.0 BiTDI 4motion, VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2.0 TSI View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change front brake discs and brake pads VOLKSWAGEN T5 TUTORIAL | AUTODOC

video
All the parts you need to replace – Brake Discs for Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) and other VW models
Tools
Replacement: brake discs – VW Multivan T5. Tools you might need:
Wire brush
Nylon cleaning brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Sealant
Brake caliper guide pins grease
Ceramic grease
Torque wrench
Drive socket # 21
HEX bit No.H7
Torx bit M10
Wheel impact socket #19
Ratchet wrench
Tap wrench
Brake caliper wind back tool
Crow bar
Wheel chock
Replacement: brake discs – VW Multivan T5. AUTODOC experts recommend:
  • Replace the brake disks on the car VW Multivan T5 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 – VW Multivan T5 – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
  1. Step 1
    How to change Brake Discs on VW Multivan T5 2003 - free PDF and video manuals
    Open the bonnet. Unscrew the brake fluid reservoir cap.
  2. Step 2
    How to replace VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2.5 TDI 2004 Brake Discs - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Secure the wheels with chocks.
  3. Step 3
    VW Multivan T5 2.0 TDI 2005 Brake Discs replacement: free workshop manuals
    Loosen the wheel mounting bolts. Use wheel impact socket #19.
  4. Step 4
    Changing Brake Discs on VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2.0 BiTDI 4motion 2006 by yourself
    Raise the front of the car and secure on supports.
  5. Step 5
    How to remove VW MULTIVAN 2.0 BiTDI 2007 Brake Discs - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Warning! To avoid injury, hold the wheel while unscrewing the fastening bolts. VW Multivan T5
  6. Step 6
    How to replace Brake Discs on VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2008: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Remove the wheel.
  7. Step 7
    How hard is it to do yourself: Brake Discs replacement on VW Multivan T5 2.0 2009 - download illustrated guide
    Detach the brake caliper retaining spring. Use a crowbar.
  8. Step 8
    Need to know how to renew Brake Discs on VW MULTIVAN 2010? This free workshop manual will help you to do it yourself
    Remove the dust boot caps of the brake caliper guide pins. Use a crowbar.
  9. Step 9
    Changing of Brake Discs on VW Multivan T5 2011 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Spread the brake pads. Use a crowbar.
  10. Step 10
    VW MULTIVAN 2.0 TDI Brake Discs replacement: online guides and video tutorials
    Unscrew the brake caliper fasteners. Use HEX No.H7. Use a ratchet wrench.
  11. Step 11
    Remove the brake caliper guide pins.
    Step 12
    Replacing Brake Discs on VW Multivan T5 2013 2.5 TDI by yourself
    Remove the brake caliper.
    Replacement: brake discs – VW Multivan T5. Professionals 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. Check the brake caliper bracket, brake caliper guide pins and boots. Clean them. Replace, if necessary.
  12. Step 13
    Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2.0 BiTDI 2014 Brake Discs DIY replacement workshop manual
    Remove the brake pads.
  13. Step 14
    How to change Brake Discs on VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2015 - tips and tricks
    Clean the brake caliper bracket fasteners. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  14. Step 15
    Step-by-step recommendations for DIY replacement VW Multivan T5 2003 2.0 BiTDI Brake Discs
    Unscrew the brake caliper bracket fasteners. Use a drive socket #21. Use a ratchet wrench. Use a tap wrench.
  15. Step 16
    Remove the fastening bolts (2 pieces).
    Step 17
    DIY replacement of Brake Discs on VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 1.9 TDI 2004 is not an issue anymore with our step-by-step tutorial
    Remove the caliper bracket.
  16. Step 18
    How to change Brake Discs on VW Multivan T5 2003 - free PDF and video manuals
    Clean the brake disc fastener. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  17. Step 19
    How to replace VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2.5 TDI 2004 Brake Discs - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Unscrew the brake disc fastening. Use Torx M10. Use a ratchet wrench.
  18. Step 20
    VW Multivan T5 2.0 TDI 2005 Brake Discs replacement: free workshop manuals
    Remove the brake disc.
  19. Step 21
    Changing Brake Discs on VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2.0 BiTDI 4motion 2006 by yourself
    Clean the hub. Use a wire brush. Treat the contacting surface. Use copper grease.
  20. Step 22
    How to remove VW MULTIVAN 2.0 BiTDI 2007 Brake Discs - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Install the brake disc.
  21. Step 23
    How to replace Brake Discs on VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2008: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Tighten the brake disc fasteners. Use Torx M10. Use a torque wrench. Tighten it to 15 Nm torque.
  22. Step 24
    How hard is it to do yourself: Brake Discs replacement on VW Multivan T5 2.0 2009 - download illustrated guide
    Clean the brake caliper bracket from dirt and dust. Use a wire brush. Use a brake cleaner.
  23. Step 25
    Need to know how to renew Brake Discs on VW MULTIVAN 2010? This free workshop manual will help you to do it yourself
    Treat the brake caliper bracket fasteners. Use a sealant.
  24. Step 26
    Changing of Brake Discs on VW Multivan T5 2011 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Install the brake caliper bracket.
Was this manual helpful?
Please rate this manual on a scale from 1 to 5. If you have any questions, feel free to ask us.
Users voted – 0
Searching for the right tyres?

Find out which tyre and wheel sizes are compatible with the VW Multivan T5 (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) model.

Your profile is your personal assistant.

It can track car expenses, keep a car log and replacement schedule, and save favourite materials, notes and documents

Install the AUTODOC CLUB app!
Your personal car expenses manager, maintenance tips, reminders about upcoming appointments and service intervals, DIY repair instructions – all this on your phone.
VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) Brake Discs replace by yourself - Scan QR-code and download AUTODOC CLUB app
Scan

To download the app:

  • - scan the QR code
  • - download from App Store
  • - download from Google Play
Autodoc CLUB App icon
DIY VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) Brake Discs replacement - online guide
Tips & tricks for your VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN)
View more
  • How to change Brake rotors on VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 1.9 TDI - replacement tricks
    How to restore a damaged thread | AUTODOC tips
  • Changing Brake disc VW Multivan T5 2.5 TDI - Replacement Tips
    DIY car soundproofing | AUTODOC tips
  • Maintenance Hacks - VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 2.0 TDI Brake disc kit replacement guide
    How to save when buying car parts
  • Replace Disc brake set on VW Multivan T5 - free video tips
    How to easily repair a punctured tyre | AUTODOC tips