Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.5 TDCi, FORD Fiesta Mk6 Van 1.5 TDCi

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change front brake pads / brake pad set on FORD FIESTA JA8 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Replacement: brake pads – Ford Fiesta JA8. Tools you need:
Replacement: brake pads – Ford Fiesta JA8. Tools you need:
Wire brush
Nylon cleaning brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Anti-squeal paste
Copper grease
Combination spanner #12
Drive socket # 12
Wheel impact socket #19
Torque wrench
Brake caliper wind back tool
Crow bar
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Brake Pads for Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) and other FORD models
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Brake Pad Set, disc brake
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FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.5 TDCi
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Brake Pad Set, disc brake on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Van 1.5 TDCi
FORD Fiesta Mk6 Van 1.5 TDCi
Replacement: brake pads – Ford Fiesta JA8. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
  • Perform the replacement of brake pads in complete set for each axis. This provides effective braking.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for all brake pads on the same axle.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: brake pads – Ford Fiesta JA8. Recommended sequence of steps:
  1. How to change Brake Pads on Ford Fiesta ja8 2008 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 1
    Open the hood.Unscrew the brake fluid reservoir cap.
  2. How to replace FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.25 2009 Brake Pads - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 2
    Secure the wheels with chocks.
  3. Ford Fiesta ja8 1.4 TDCi 2010 Brake Pads replacement: free workshop manuals
    Step 3
    Loosen the wheel mounting bolts.Use wheel impact socket #19.
  4. Changing Brake Pads on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.5 TDCi 2011 by yourself
    Step 4
    Raise the front of the car and secure on supports.
  5. How to remove FORD FIESTA 1.4 LPG 2012 Brake Pads - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 5
    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    Replacement: brake pads – Ford Fiesta JA8. Tip:
    To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when unscrewing the bolts.
  6. How to replace Brake Pads on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 2013: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Step 6
    Remove the wheel.
  7. How hard is it to do yourself: Brake Pads replacement on Ford Fiesta ja8 1.4 2014 - download illustrated guide
    Step 7
    Clean the brake caliper fasteners. Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
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    Step 8
    Unscrew the brake caliper fastening.Use a combination spanner #12.
  9. Changing of Brake Pads on Ford Fiesta ja8 2016 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Step 9
    Spread the brake pads.Use a crowbar.
  10. FORD FIESTA 1.4 TDCi Brake Pads replacement: online guides and video tutorials
    Step 10
    Remove the brake caliper.
    Replacement: brake pads – Ford Fiesta JA8. AUTODOC recommends:
    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.
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    Step 11
    Remove the brake pads.Use a crowbar.
    Replacement: brake pads – Ford Fiesta JA8. AUTODOC experts recommend:
    Measure the brake disc thickness. Upon reaching the wear limit the part must be replaced.
  12. Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.4 LPG 2019 Brake Pads DIY replacement workshop manual
    Step 12
    Treat the brake caliper piston.Use a nylon cleaning brush.Use a brake cleaner.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Replacement: brake pads – Ford Fiesta JA8. After applying the spray, wait a few minutes.
  13. How to change Brake Pads on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 2020 - tips and tricks
    Step 13
    Press in the brake caliper piston.Use brake caliper wind back tool.
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    Step 14
    Clean the brake caliper bracket from dirt and dust.Use a wire brush.Use a brake cleaner.
    Replacement: brake pads – Ford Fiesta JA8. Tip from AUTODOC:
    After applying the spray, wait a few minutes.
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    Step 15
    Treat the brake pads in the area where their surface comes into contact with the brake caliper bracket.Use anti-squeal paste.
    Replacement: brake pads – Ford Fiesta JA8. AUTODOC experts recommend:
    Make sure the disc surface is clean before installing the pads.
  16. How to change Brake Pads on Ford Fiesta ja8 2008 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 16
    Install new brake pads.
    Replacement: brake pads – Ford Fiesta JA8. Tip:
    Make sure the pads are installed with linings facing the disc.
  17. How to replace FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.25 2009 Brake Pads - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 17
    Install the brake caliper and fix it.Use a drive socket #12.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 35 Nm torque.
  18. Ford Fiesta ja8 1.4 TDCi 2010 Brake Pads replacement: free workshop manuals
    Step 18
    Treat the surface where the brake disc contacts the wheel rim. Use copper grease.
  19. Changing Brake Pads on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.5 TDCi 2011 by yourself
    Step 19
    Clean the brake disk surface.Use a brake cleaner.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Replacement: brake pads – Ford Fiesta JA8. After applying the spray, wait a few minutes.
  20. How to remove FORD FIESTA 1.4 LPG 2012 Brake Pads - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 20
    Install the wheel.
    Replacement: brake pads – Ford Fiesta JA8. AUTODOC recommends:
    To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when screwing in the fastening bolts.
  21. How to replace Brake Pads on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 2013: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Step 21
    Screw in the wheel bolts.Use wheel impact socket #19.
  22. How hard is it to do yourself: Brake Pads replacement on Ford Fiesta ja8 1.4 2014 - download illustrated guide
    Step 22
    Lower the car and working in a cross order, tighten the wheel bolts.Use wheel impact socket #19.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 120 Nm torque.
  23. Need to know how to renew Brake Pads on FORD FIESTA ? This free workshop manual will help you to do it yourself
    Step 23
    Remove the jacks and chocks.
    Replacement: brake pads – Ford Fiesta JA8. Tip from AUTODOC:
    Check the brake fluid level in the expansion tank and refill if necessary.
  24. Changing of Brake Pads on Ford Fiesta ja8 2016 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Step 24
    Tighten the brake fluid reservoir cap.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Ford Fiesta JA8 – Without starting the engine, press the brake pedal several times until it feels firm.
  25. FORD FIESTA 1.4 TDCi Brake Pads replacement: online guides and video tutorials
    Step 25
    Close the hood.
    Replacement: brake pads – Ford Fiesta JA8. AUTODOC experts recommend:
    Slow down smoothly for first 150-200 km after the brake pads replacement. Avoid unneccessary and sharp braking to a stop.
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