Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
FORD Focus II Hatchback (DA_, HCP, DP) 1.6 TDCi, FORD Focus II Estate (DA_, FFS, DS) 1.6 TDCi, FORD Focus II Saloon (DB_, FCH, DH) 1.6 TDCi, FORD C-MAX (DM2) 1.6 TDCi

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change rear brake discs and brake pads on FORD FOCUS 2 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Required Tools:
Required Tools:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Anti-squeal paste
Brake caliper guide pins grease
Copper grease
HEX bit no.H7.
Wheel impact socket #19
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Brake caliper wind back tool
Flat Screwdriver
Crow bar
Wheel chock
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Brake Pad Set, disc brake
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FORD Focus II Saloon (DB_, FCH, DH) 1.6 TDCi
AUTODOC recommends:
  • 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.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
  1. How to change Brake Pads on FORD FOCUS II (DA_) 2004 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 1
    Open the bonnet.Unscrew the brake fluid reservoir cap.
  2. How to replace FORD Focus II Hatchback (DA_, HCP, DP) 1.6 TDCi 2005 Brake Pads - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 2
    Secure the wheels with chocks.
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    Step 3
    Loosen the wheel mounting bolts.Use wheel impact socket #19.
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    Step 4
    Raise the rear of the car and secure on supports.
    Step 5
    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when unscrewing the bolts.
  5. How to remove FORD FOCUS 1.6 Ti 2008 Brake Pads - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 6
    Remove the wheel.
  6. How to replace Brake Pads on FORD Focus II Hatchback (DA_, HCP, DP) 2009: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Step 7
    Detach the brake caliper retaining spring.Use a flat screwdriver.
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    Step 8
    Remove the dust boot caps of the brake caliper guide pins.Use a flat screwdriver.
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    Step 9
    Unscrew the brake caliper fastening.Use HEX No.H7.Use a ratchet wrench.
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    Step 10
    Remove the guide pins from the brake caliper.
    Step 11
    Spread the brake pads.Use a crowbar.
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    Step 12
    Remove the brake caliper.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Tie the caliper to the suspension or to the body with a wire without disconnecting from the brake hose to prevent depressurization of the brake system.Make sure that the brake caliper is not hanging on the brake hose.Don't press the brake pedal after the brake caliper has been removed. As a result, the piston can fall out from the brake cylinder, and brake fluid leakage and depressurization of the system may occur.Check the brake caliper bracket, brake caliper guide pins and boots. Clean them. Replace, if necessary.
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    Step 13
    Remove the brake pads.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Measure the brake disc thickness. Upon reaching the wear limit the part must be replaced.
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    Step 14
    Clean the brake caliper bracket from dirt and dust.Use a wire brush.Use a brake cleaner.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    After applying the spray, wait a few minutes.
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    Step 15
    Treat the brake pads in the area where their surface comes into contact with the brake caliper bracket.Use anti-squeal paste.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Make sure the disc surface is clean before installing the pads.
  14. Step-by-step recommendations for DIY replacement FORD FOCUS II (DA_) 2008 1.6 Ti Brake Pads
    Step 16
    Install new brake pads.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Make sure the pads are installed with linings facing the disc.
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    Step 17
    Treat the brake caliper piston.Use a brake cleaner.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    After applying the spray, wait a few minutes.
    Step 18
    Press in the brake caliper piston.Use brake caliper wind back tool.
  16. How to change Brake Pads on FORD FOCUS II (DA_) 2004 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 19
    Install the brake caliper and fix it.
  17. How to replace FORD Focus II Hatchback (DA_, HCP, DP) 1.6 TDCi 2005 Brake Pads - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 20
    Clean the brake caliper guide pins.
  18. FORD FOCUS II (DA_) 1.8 TDCi 2006 Brake Pads replacement: free workshop manuals
    Step 21
    Treat the brake caliper guide pins.Use the brake caliper guide pin grease.
  19. Changing Brake Pads on FORD Focus II Hatchback (DA_, HCP, DP) 2.5 ST 2007 by yourself
    Step 22
    Screw in the guide pins.
  20. How to remove FORD FOCUS 1.6 Ti 2008 Brake Pads - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 23
    Tighten the brake caliper fasteners.Use HEX No.H7.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 35 Nm torque.
  21. How to replace Brake Pads on FORD Focus II Hatchback (DA_, HCP, DP) 2009: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Step 24
    Install the dust boot caps of the brake caliper guide pins.
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    Step 25
    Install the brake caliper retaining spring.Use a flat screwdriver.
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    Step 26
    Treat the surface where the brake disc contacts the wheel rim.Use copper grease.
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    Step 27
    Clean the brake disk surface.Use a brake cleaner.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    After applying the spray, wait a few minutes.
  25. FORD FOCUS 2.0 Brake Pads replacement: online guides and video tutorials
    Step 28
    Install the wheel.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when screwing in the fastening bolts.
  26. Replacing Brake Pads on FORD FOCUS II (DA_) 2005 1.6 TDCi by yourself
    Step 29
    Screw in the wheel bolts.Use wheel impact socket #19.
  27. Focus II Hatchback (DA_, HCP, DP) 1.6 Ti 2006 Brake Pads DIY replacement workshop manual
    Step 30
    Lower the car and working in a cross order, tighten the wheel bolts.Use wheel impact socket #19.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 120 Nm torque.
  28. How to change Brake Pads on FORD Focus II Hatchback (DA_, HCP, DP) 2007 - tips and tricks
    Step 31
    Remove the jacks and chocks.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Check the brake fluid level in the expansion tank and refill if necessary.
  29. Step-by-step recommendations for DIY replacement FORD FOCUS II (DA_) 2008 1.6 Ti Brake Pads
    Step 32
    Tighten the brake fluid reservoir cap.Close the hood.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Without starting the engine, press the brake pedal several times until you feel significant resistance.Slow down smoothly for first 150-200 km after the brake pads replacement. Avoid unneccessary and sharp braking to a stop.
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