When to replace the Brake Pads on your VW POLO
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Brake Pad Set, disc brake : 30000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
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The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change front brake pads / brake pad set on VW POLO 5 (612) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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All the parts you need to replace – Brake Pads for Polo Saloon (602, 604, 612, 614) and other VW models
Tools
Replacement: brake pads – VW Polo 5. List of the tools you'll need:
Wire brush
Nylon cleaning brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Anti-squeal paste
Copper grease
Drive socket # 12
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Brake caliper wind back tool
Crow bar
Wheel chock
Replacement: brake pads – VW Polo 5. 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 Polo 5. Recommended sequence of steps:
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