When to replace the Brake Pads on your PEUGEOT 406
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Brake Pad Set, disc brake : 30000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
PEUGEOT 406 (8B) 2.2, MERCEDES-BENZ SL (R230) 500 (230.475), PEUGEOT 406 Break (8E/F) 2.2, PEUGEOT 607 (9D, 9U) 2.2 16V, PEUGEOT 406 Coupe (8C) 2.2

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

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Tools
Replacement: brake pads – Peugeot 406 saloon. List of the tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Anti-squeal paste
Anti-squeal paste
Wheel impact socket #19
Torque wrench
Round-nose pliers
Hammer
Pin punch
Crow bar
Wheel chock
Replacement: brake pads – Peugeot 406 saloon. AUTODOC recommends:
  • Replace the brake disks on the car Peugeot 406 saloon in complete set for each axis. Regardless of the state of components. This will ensure even braking.
  • 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.
  • Please note: all work on the car – Peugeot 406 saloon – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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