Recommended replacement interval for the part category Brake Drum : 100000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VW GOLF III (1H1) 1.9 D, VW GOLF III Variant (1H5) 1.9 D, VW Vento (1H2) 1.9 D

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change rear brake drum on VOLKSWAGEN GOLF 3 (1H1) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Replacement: brake drum – VW Golf 3. Tools you'll need:
Replacement: brake drum – VW Golf 3. Tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Multipurpose grease
Copper grease
Torque wrench
Drive socket # 24
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Tap wrench
Hammer
Flat Screwdriver
Water pump pliers
Pliers
Rubber mallet
Crow bar
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Brake Drum for GOLF III (1H1) and other VW models
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Brake Drum
How to change Brake Drum on VW GOLF III (1H1) 1.9 D – tips for proper car maintenance
VW GOLF III (1H1) 1.9 D
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Brake Drum on VW Vento (1H2) 1.9 D
VW Vento (1H2) 1.9 D
Easy tricks to help you to replace Brake Drum on VW GOLF III Variant (1H5) 1.9 D
VW GOLF III Variant (1H5) 1.9 D
Replacement: brake drum – VW Golf 3. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
  • Replace the brake drums on VW Golf 3 in pair for the rear axle. Disregarding the parts state. It ensures even braking.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the right and left brake drums on the same axle.
  • When replacing the brake drums, be sure to also change the brake shoes.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: brake drum – VW Golf 3. Recommended sequence of steps:
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