When to replace the Brake Pads on your VW PASSAT
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Brake Pad Set, disc brake : 30000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VW PASSAT (3B2) 1.9 TDI, VW PASSAT Variant (3B5) 1.9 TDI, VW PASSAT (3B3) 1.9 TDI, VW PASSAT Variant (3B6) 1.9 TDI

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

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Tools
Replacement: brake pads – VW Passat B5 Variant. List of the tools you'll need:
Brake cleaner
Anti-squeal paste
Copper grease
HEX bit no.H7.
Wheel impact socket #17
Brake caliper wind back tool
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Crow bar
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Brake Pads for PASSAT Variant (3B6) and other VW models
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Brake Pad Set, disc brake
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VW PASSAT (3B3) 1.9 TDI
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Brake Pad Set, disc brake on VW PASSAT Variant (3B6) 1.9 TDI
VW PASSAT Variant (3B6) 1.9 TDI
Easy tricks to help you to replace Brake Pad Set, disc brake on VW PASSAT (3B2) 1.9 TDI
VW PASSAT (3B2) 1.9 TDI
Brake Pad Set, disc brake removal & installation, incredibly easy steps for VW PASSAT Variant (3B5) 1.9 TDI
VW PASSAT Variant (3B5) 1.9 TDI
Replacement: brake pads – VW Passat B5 Variant. AUTODOC recommends:
  • 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 – VW Passat B5 Variant. Take the following steps:
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