When to replace the Brake Discs on your AUDI A4
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Brake disc : 50000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.0 TDI quattro, AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 1.6, AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.0, AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 1.9 TDI, AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.0 TDI 16V, AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.5 TDI, AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.0 TFSI, AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.0 TFSI quattro, AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.0 TDI, AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.0 TFSI, AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.0 TDI, AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.0 TDI quattro, AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.7 TDi, AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.0 TDI, AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.0 TDI View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

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All the parts you need to replace – Brake Discs for A4 Avant (8ED, B7) and other AUDI models
Tools
Replacement: brake discs – Audi A4 B7 Avant. List of the tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Brake caliper guide pins grease
Copper grease
Sealant
Combination spanner #13
Combination spanner #16
HEX bit No.H8.
Torx bit T30
Wheel impact socket #17
Brake caliper wind back tool
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Flat Screwdriver
Crow bar
Wheel chock
Replacement: brake discs – Audi A4 B7 Avant. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
  • Replace the brake disks on the car Audi A4 B7 Avant in complete set for each axis. Regardless of the state of components. This will ensure even braking.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for both brake disks on the same axle.
  • When changing the brake discs, always replace the brake pads.
  • Warning! Shut down the engine before starting any work – Audi A4 B7 Avant.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
  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 #17.
  4. Step 4
    Changing Brake Discs on AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.0 TDI quattro 2007 by yourself
    Raise the rear of the car and secure on supports.
  5. Step 5
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    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    Replacement: brake discs – Audi A4 B7 Avant. Tip:
    To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when unscrewing the bolts.
  6. Step 6
    How to replace Brake Discs on AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2004: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Remove the wheel.
  7. Step 7
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    Clean the brake caliper fasteners. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  8. Step 8
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    Unscrew the brake caliper fastening Use a combination spanner #13. Use a combination spanner #16.
  9. Step 9
    Remove the fastening bolts (2 pieces).
    Step 10
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    Spread the brake pads. Use a crowbar.
  10. Step 11
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    Remove the brake caliper. Use a flat screwdriver.
    Replacement: brake discs – Audi A4 B7 Avant. AUTODOC experts recommend:
    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 12
    Replacing Brake Discs on Audi A4 B7 Avant 2004 2.0 TDI by yourself
    Remove the brake pads.
  12. Step 13
    A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.0 TFSI quattro 2005 Brake Discs DIY replacement workshop manual
    Clean the brake caliper bracket fasteners. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  13. Step 14
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    Unscrew the caliper bracket fastening. Use HEX No.H8. Use a ratchet wrench.
  14. Step 15
    Remove the fastening bolts (2 pieces).
    Step 16
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    Remove the caliper bracket.
  15. Step 17
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    Clean the brake disc fasteners. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  16. Step 18
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    Unscrew the brake disc fastening. Use Torx T30. Use a ratchet wrench.
  17. Step 19
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    Remove the brake disc.
  18. Step 20
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    Clean the hub. Use a wire brush. Treat the contacting surface. Use copper grease.
  19. Step 21
    Changing Brake Discs on AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.0 TDI quattro 2007 by yourself
    Install the brake disc.
  20. Step 22
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    Tighten the brake disc fastening. Use Torx T30. Use a torque wrench. Tighten it to 5 Nm torque.
  21. Step 23
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    Treat the fastening bolts. Use a sealant.
  22. Step 24
    How hard is it to do yourself: Brake Discs replacement on Audi A4 B7 Avant 1.8 T 2005 - download illustrated guide
    Clean the brake caliper bracket from dirt and dust. Use a wire brush. Use a brake cleaner.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Replacement: brake discs – Audi A4 B7 Avant. After applying the spray, wait a few minutes.
  23. Step 25
    Remove the guide pins from the brake caliper.
    Step 26
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    Clean the brake caliper guide pins.
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