When to replace the Brake Pads on your CITROËN XSARA
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Brake pad set : 30000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
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The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

This video shows the replacement procedure of a similar car part on another vehicle

All the parts you need to replace – Brake Pads for Xsara Box Body / Estate and other CITROËN models
Tools
Replacement: brake pads – CITROËN XSARA Box. Tools you need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Anti-squeal paste
Wheel impact socket #19
Brake caliper wind back tool
Torque wrench
Rubber mallet
Round-nose pliers
Crow bar
Wheel chock
Replacement: brake pads – CITROËN XSARA Box. 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.
  • Replacement: brake pads – CITROËN XSARA Box. Use the following procedure:
Carry out replacement in the following order:
  1. Step 1
    Open the bonnet. Unscrew the brake fluid reservoir cap.
    Step 2
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    Secure the wheels with chocks.
  2. Step 3
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    Loosen the wheel mounting bolts. Use wheel impact socket #19.
  3. Step 4
    Raise the rear of the car and secure on supports.
    Step 5
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    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    Replacement: brake pads – CITROËN XSARA Box. Tip:
    To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when unscrewing the bolts.
  4. Step 6
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    Remove the wheel.
  5. Step 7
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    Remove the retaining springs of the brake pads. Use a crowbar.
  6. Step 8
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    Remove the brake pad retaining pin. Use round-nose pliers.
  7. Step 9
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    Clean the brake caliper fasteners. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  8. Step 10
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    Remove the retainer of the brake pads. Use a crowbar. Use a rubber mallet.
  9. Step 11
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    Remove the brake pads. Use a crowbar.
    Replacement: brake pads – CITROËN XSARA Box. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
    Measure the brake disc thickness. Upon reaching the wear limit the part must be replaced.
  10. Step 12
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    Treat the brake pads in the area where their surface comes into contact with the brake caliper bracket. Use anti-squeal paste.
    Replacement: brake pads – CITROËN XSARA Box. AUTODOC recommends:
    Make sure the disc surface is clean before installing the pads.
  11. Step 13
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    Install new brake pads.
    Replacement: brake pads – CITROËN XSARA Box. Tip:
    Make sure the pads are installed with linings facing the disc.
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