When to replace the Brake Shoes on your VW GOLF
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Brake Shoe : 100000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VW GOLF III (1H1) 1.4, VW GOLF III (1H1) 1.4, VW Polo Hatchback (6N1) 55 1.4, VW Polo Hatchback (6N1) 60 1.4, VW Polo Classic (6V2) 60 1.4, VW Vento (1H2) 1.4, VW Vento (1H2) 1.4, VW Polo Variant (6V5) 1.4, VW GOLF III Variant (1H5) 1.4, OPEL DIPLOMAT B 5.4

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change brake shoes on VW GOLF 3 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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Tools
Replacement: brake shoes – VW Golf 3. Tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Copper grease
Combination spanner #24
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Pliers
Flat chisel
Hammer
Rubber mallet
Flat Screwdriver
Nippers
Wheel chock
Replacement: brake shoes – VW Golf 3. 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 shoes – VW Golf 3. Take the following steps:
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