Recommended replacement interval for the part category Brake Shoe : 100000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VW GOLF II (19E, 1G1) 1.6, VW Jetta II (19E, 1G2, 165) 1.6

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change rear brake shoes on VW GOLF 2 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Replacement: brake shoes – VW Golf 2. List of the tools you'll need:
Replacement: brake shoes – VW Golf 2. List of the tools you'll need:
WD-40 spray
All-purpose cleaning spray
Copper grease
Torque wrench
Drive socket # 30
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Brake shoe retaining spring compressor
Flat screwdriver
Hammer
Pliers
Round-nose pliers
Water pump pliers
Crow bar
Rubber mallet
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Brake Shoes for GOLF II (19E, 1G1) and other VW models
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Brake Shoe
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VW GOLF II (19E, 1G1) 1.6
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VW Jetta II (19E, 1G2, 165) 1.6
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Brake Shoe Set
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VW GOLF II (19E, 1G1) 1.6
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Brake Shoe Set on VW Jetta II (19E, 1G2, 165) 1.6
VW Jetta II (19E, 1G2, 165) 1.6
Replacement: brake shoes – VW Golf 2. AUTODOC recommends:
  • Replace brake shoes as a set on an axle. This will ensure efficient braking.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for brake shoes on the same axle.
  • Please note: all work on the car – VW Golf 2 – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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