Recommended replacement interval for the part category Brake Disc : 50000 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 rear brake discs / rear brake rotors on VW PASSAT B6 (3C5) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Replacement: brake discs – Passat 3C5. Tools you'll need:
Replacement: brake discs – Passat 3C5. Tools you'll need:
Wire brush
All-purpose cleaning spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #15
Drive socket # 13
XZN socket bit # 16
Torx bit T30
Wheel impact socket #17
Brake caliper wind back tool
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Hammer
Tap wrench
Impact screwdriver
Rubber mallet
Crow bar
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Brake Discs for Passat Variant (3C5) and other VW models
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Brake Disc
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Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Brake Disc on VW Passat Variant (3C5) 2.0 TDI
VW Passat Variant (3C5) 2.0 TDI
Replacement: brake discs – VW Passat B6 3C Variant. AUTODOC recommends:
  • Replace the brake disks on the car VW Passat 3C B6 Variant in complete set for each axis. Regardless of the state of components. This will ensure even braking.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for both brake disks on the same axle.
  • When changing the brake discs, always replace the brake pads.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: brake discs – Passat Variant B6. Take the following steps:
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