Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
FORD Fiesta Mk5 Hatchback (JH1, JD1, JH3, JD3) 1.4 16V

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

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Required Tools:
Required Tools:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
HEX bit No.H7.
Drive socket # 13
Wheel impact socket #19
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Brake caliper wind back tool
Tap wrench
Crow bar
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Brake Discs for Fiesta Mk5 Hatchback (JH1, JD1, JH3, JD3) and other FORD models
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Brake Disc
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FORD Fiesta Mk5 Hatchback (JH1, JD1, JH3, JD3) 1.4 16V
AUTODOC recommends:
  • Replace the brake disks on the car Ford Fiesta V JH JD 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.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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    Step 1
    Open the bonnet.Unscrew the brake fluid reservoir cap.
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    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 front of the car and secure on supports.
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    Step 5
    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when unscrewing the bolts.
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    Step 6
    Remove the wheel.
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    Step 7
    Spread the brake pads.Use a crowbar.
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    Step 8
    Remove the dust boot caps of the brake caliper guide pins. Use a crowbar.
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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
    Detach the brake caliper retaining spring.Use a crowbar.
  11. Replacing Brake Discs on Ford Fiesta V jh jd 2001 1.4 TDCi by yourself
    Step 11
    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 12
    Remove the brake pads.
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    Step 13
    Clean the brake caliper bracket fasteners. Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
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    Step 14
    Unscrew the caliper bracket fastening.Use a drive socket #13.Use a tap wrench.Use a ratchet wrench.
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    Step 15
    Remove the caliper bracket
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    Step 16
    Remove the brake disc.
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    Step 17
    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 18
    Clean the hub.Use a wire brush.Treat the contacting surface.Use copper grease.
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    Step 19
    Install the brake disc.
  20. How to remove FORD FIESTA ST150 2.0 2005 Brake Discs - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 20
    Install the brake caliper bracket.
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    Step 21
    Tighten the brake caliper bracket.Use a drive socket #13.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 65 Nm torque.
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    Step 22
    Treat the brake caliper piston.Use a brake cleaner.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    After applying the spray, wait a few minutes.
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    Step 23
    Press in the brake caliper piston.Use brake caliper wind back tool.
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    Step 24
    Install the brake pads.
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    Step 25
    Install the brake caliper and fix it.Use HEX No.H7.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 35 Nm torque.
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    Step 26
    Install the dust boot caps of the brake caliper guide pins.
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    Step 27
    Install the brake caliper retaining spring.
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    Step 28
    Treat the surface where the brake disc contacts the wheel rim. Use copper grease.
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    Step 29
    Clean the brake disk surface.Use a brake cleaner.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    After applying the spray, wait a few minutes.
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    Step 30
    Install the wheel.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when screwing in the fastening bolts.
  31. How to change Brake Discs on Ford Fiesta V jh jd 2001 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 31
    Screw in the wheel bolts.Use wheel impact socket #19.
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    Step 32
    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.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Check the brake fluid level in the expansion tank and refill if necessary.
  33. Ford Fiesta V jh jd 1.4 16V 2003 Brake Discs replacement: free workshop manuals
    Step 33
    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.
  34. Changing Brake Discs on FORD Fiesta Mk5 Hatchback (JH1, JD1, JH3, JD3) 1.25 16V 2004 by yourself
    Step 34
    Remove the jacks and chocks.
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