Recommended replacement interval for the part category Brake Pad Set, disc brake : 30000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VW Passat Saloon (3C2) 2.0 TDI, VW Passat Variant (3C5) 2.0 TDI

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change front brake pads / front brake pad set on VW PASSAT B6 (3C5) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Replacement: brake pads – Passat Variant B6. Tools you'll need:
Replacement: brake pads – Passat Variant B6. Tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Anti-squeal paste
Copper grease
HEX bit no.H7.
Wheel impact socket #17
Brake caliper wind back tool
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Crow bar
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Brake Pads for Passat Variant (3C5) and other VW models
How to change Brake Pad Set, disc brake on Passat 3C 2.0 TDI – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Brake Pad Set, disc brake
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VW Passat Saloon (3C2) 2.0 TDI
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Brake Pad Set, disc brake on VW Passat Variant (3C5) 2.0 TDI
VW Passat Variant (3C5) 2.0 TDI
Replacement: brake pads – VW Passat 3C5. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
  • 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.
  • Please note: all work on the car – Passat B6 3C Variant – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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