Recommended replacement interval for the part category Brake Pad Set, disc brake : 30000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
AUDI A3 Hatchback (8P1) 1.2 TSI, AUDI A3 Sportback (8PA) 1.2 TSI, AUDI A3 Convertible (8P7) 1.2 TFSI

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

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Replacement: brake pads – Audi A3 8PA. List of the tools you'll need:
Replacement: brake pads – Audi A3 8PA. List of the tools you'll need:
Wire brush
Nylon cleaning brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Anti-squeal paste
Copper grease
Combination spanner #13
Combination spanner #15
Drive socket # 13
Wheel impact socket #17
Torque wrench
Brake caliper wind back tool
Crow bar
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Brake Pads for A3 Sportback (8PA) and other AUDI models
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Brake Pad Set, disc brake
How to change Brake Pad Set, disc brake on AUDI A3 Hatchback (8P1) 1.2 TSI – tips for proper car maintenance
AUDI A3 Hatchback (8P1) 1.2 TSI
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Brake Pad Set, disc brake on AUDI A3 Sportback (8PA) 1.2 TSI
AUDI A3 Sportback (8PA) 1.2 TSI
Easy tricks to help you to replace Brake Pad Set, disc brake on AUDI A3 Convertible (8P7) 1.2 TFSI
AUDI A3 Convertible (8P7) 1.2 TFSI
Replacement: brake pads – Audi A3 8PA. 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 – Audi A3 8PA. Recommended sequence of steps:
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