When to replace the Brake Pads on your VW GOLF
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Brake Pad Set, disc brake : 30000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 GTI, VW Passat Saloon (3C2) 2.0 FSI, VW Jetta Mk5 (1K) 2.0 TFSI, VW Passat Variant (3C5) 2.0 FSI, VW Eos (1F7, 1F8) 2.0 TFSI, VW Golf V Variant (1K5) 2.0, VW TIGUAN (5N_) 2.0 TFSI, VW Passat CC (357) 2.0 TSI, VW GOLF VI (5K1) 2.0 GTi

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change rear brake pads VW GOLF 6 (5K1) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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Tools
Replacement: brake pads – VW Golf 6. Tools you might need:
Wire brush
Brake cleaner
Multipurpose grease
Anti-squeal paste
Combination spanner #13
Combination spanner #19
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 GOLF VI (5K1) and other VW models
How to change Brake Pad Set, disc brake on Golf 6 1.6 TDI – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Brake Pad Set, disc brake
How to change Brake Pad Set, disc brake on VW TIGUAN (5N_) 2.0 TFSI – tips for proper car maintenance
VW TIGUAN (5N_) 2.0 TFSI
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Brake Pad Set, disc brake on VW GOLF VI (5K1) 2.0 GTi
VW GOLF VI (5K1) 2.0 GTi
Easy tricks to help you to replace Brake Pad Set, disc brake on VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 GTI
VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 GTI
Brake Pad Set, disc brake removal & installation, incredibly easy steps for VW Eos (1F7, 1F8) 2.0 TFSI
VW Eos (1F7, 1F8) 2.0 TFSI
Changing Brake Pad Set, disc brake on VW Jetta Mk5 (1K) 2.0 TFSI – tips for first time repair
VW Jetta Mk5 (1K) 2.0 TFSI
Main steps for Brake Pad Set, disc brake replacement on VW Passat Saloon (3C2) 2.0 FSI
VW Passat Saloon (3C2) 2.0 FSI
How to change Brake Pad Set, disc brake on VW Passat Variant (3C5) 2.0 FSI – tips for proper car maintenance
VW Passat Variant (3C5) 2.0 FSI
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Brake Pad Set, disc brake on VW Golf V Variant (1K5) 2.0
VW Golf V Variant (1K5) 2.0
Easy tricks to help you to replace Brake Pad Set, disc brake on VW Passat CC (357) 2.0 TSI
VW Passat CC (357) 2.0 TSI
Replacement: brake pads – VW Golf 6. 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 – VW Golf 6. Take the following steps:
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