Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
FORD Focus II Hatchback (DA_, HCP, DP) 1.4, FORD Focus II Estate (DA_, FFS, DS) 1.4, FORD Focus II Saloon (DB_, FCH, DH) 1.4

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to replace front brake discs / front brake rotors on FORD FOCUS 2 (DA) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Required tools:
Required tools:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Drive socket # 14
Wheel impact socket #19
Tap wrench
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Brake caliper wind back tool
Rubber mallet
Crow bar
Wheel chock
AUTODOC recommends:
  • Replace the brake disks on the car Ford Focus 2 DA 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
    Clean the brake caliper bracket fasteners. Use a wire brush.Treat the brake caliper bracket fasteners. Use WD-40 spray.
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    Step 9
    Unscrew the caliper bracket fastening.Use a drive socket #14.Use a tap wrench.Use a ratchet wrench.
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    Step 10
    Remove the brake caliper together with its bracket.
    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.
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    Step 11
    Remove the brake disc.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    If necessary, use a rubber mallet.
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    Step 12
    Clean the hub.Use a wire brush.Treat the contacting surface.Use copper grease.
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    Step 13
    Install the brake disc.
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    Step 14
    Remove anti-corrosion grease from the new brake disk.Use a brake cleaner.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    After applying the spray, wait a few minutes.
    Step 15
    Install the brake caliper together with its bracket.
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    Step 16
    Tighten the brake caliper bracket.Use a drive socket #14.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 90 Nm torque.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Without starting the engine, press the brake pedal several times until you feel significant resistance.
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    Step 17
    Treat the surface where the brake disc contacts the wheel rim. Use copper grease.
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    Step 18
    Install the wheel.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when screwing in the fastening bolts.
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    Step 19
    Screw in the wheel bolts.Use wheel impact socket #19.
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    Step 20
    Lower the car and working in a cross order, tighten the wheel bolts.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 110 nm torque.
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    Step 21
    Remove the jacks and chocks.
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    Step 22
    Tighten the brake fluid reservoir cap. Close the hood.
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