When to replace the Brake Calipers on your VW GOLF
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Brake Caliper : 100000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VW Golf IV Hatchback (1J1) 1.6 View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change rear brake caliper on VW GOLF 4 (1J1) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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All the parts you need to replace – Brake Calipers for Golf IV Hatchback (1J1) and other VW models
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Brake Caliper
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VW Golf IV Hatchback (1J1) 1.6
Tools
Replacement: brake caliper – VW Golf 4. List of the tools you'll need:
Wire brush
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #11
Combination spanner #15
HEX bit No.H6.
Drive socket # 11
Drive socket # 13
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Fluid container
Water pump pliers
Brake hose clip
Brake bleeder kit
Crow bar
Wheel chock
Replacement: brake caliper – VW Golf 4. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the left and right brake calipers on the same axle.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: brake caliper – VW Golf 4. Use the following procedure:
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