When to replace the Brake Pads on your PEUGEOT 407
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Brake pad set : 30000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
PEUGEOT 407 (6D_) 2.0 Bioflex (6DRFJB), PEUGEOT 407 (6D_) 2.0 (6DRFNB, 6DRFNE), PEUGEOT 407 (6D_) 2.0 HDi 135 (6DRHRH, 6DRHRE, 6DRHRG, 6DRHRJ), PEUGEOT 407 (6D_) 1.8 (6D6FZB), PEUGEOT 407 (6D_) 1.8 16V (6D6FYC), PEUGEOT 407 (6D_) 2.0 16V (6DRFJC, 6DRFJE, 6DRFJF), PEUGEOT 407 (6D_) 2.0 HDi (6DRHRH), PEUGEOT 407 (6D_) 2.0 HDi (6DRHHA) View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change front brake pads on PEUGEOT 407 Saloon [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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Tools
Replacement: brake pads – Peugeot 407 saloon. Tools you might need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Anti-squeal paste
Copper grease
Combination spanner #15
Drive socket # 13
Wheel impact socket #19
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Brake caliper wind back tool
Flat Screwdriver
Crow bar
Wheel chock
Replacement: brake pads – Peugeot 407 saloon. AUTODOC experts recommend:
  • 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 – Peugeot 407 saloon. Use the following procedure:
  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 #19.
  4. Step 4
    Raise the front of the car and secure on supports.
    Step 5
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    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Warning! To avoid injury, hold the wheel while unscrewing the fastening bolts. Peugeot 407 saloon
  5. Step 6
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    Remove the wheel.
  6. Step 7
    Clean the brake caliper fasteners. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
    Step 8
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    Unscrew the brake caliper fastening. Use a combination spanner #15. Use a drive socket #13. Use a ratchet wrench.
  7. Step 9
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    Disconnect the brake pad wear sensor plug. Use a flat screwdriver.
  8. Step 10
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    Disconnect the brake pad wear sensor cable. Use a flat screwdriver.
  9. Step 11
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    Spread the brake pads. Use a crowbar.
  10. Step 12
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    Remove the brake caliper.
    Replacement: brake pads – Peugeot 407 saloon. Tip from AUTODOC:
    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.
  11. Step 13
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    Remove the brake pads.
    Replacement: brake pads – Peugeot 407 saloon. AUTODOC recommends:
    Measure the brake disc thickness. Upon reaching the wear limit the part must be replaced.
  12. Step 14
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    Clean the brake caliper bracket from dirt and dust. Use a wire brush. Use a brake cleaner.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Replacement: brake pads – Peugeot 407 saloon. After applying the spray, wait a few minutes.
  13. Step 15
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    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 – Peugeot 407 saloon. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
    Make sure the disc surface is clean before installing the pads.
  14. Step 16
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    Install new brake pads.
    Replacement: brake pads – Peugeot 407 saloon. AUTODOC experts recommend:
    Make sure the pads are installed with linings facing the disc.
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