AUTODOC recommends:
  • Perform the replacement of brake pads in complete set for each axis. This provides effective braking.
  • Observe the safety procedures! when brake pads work, brake dust is formed. Therefore, do not use compressed air and do not inhale dust when cleaning the brake pads.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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    Step 1
    Tighten the parking brake lever.
    Step 2
    Place wedge blocks under the rear wheels.
    Step 3
    Loosen the wheel mounting bolts.
    Step 4
    Raise the front of the car and secure on supports.
    Step 5
    Remove the front wheels.
    Step 6.1
    Using a simple screwdriver, remove the brake caliper spring clip.
    Step 6.2
    Step 6.3
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    Step 7.1
    Using a screwdriver, remove caps from guide pin boots.
    Step 7.2
    Step 7.3
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    Step 8.1
    Unscrew the brake caliper fastening
    Step 8.2
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    Step 9
    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.Do not press the brake pedal after removing the brake pads. This will lead to the piston drop out of the brake cylinder, brake fluid leakage and the system depressurization.
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    Step 10.1
    Remove the brake pads.
    Step 10.2
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    Step 11
    With the help of a special tool push in the brake caliper piston to a stop.
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    Step 12.1
    Install new brake shoes
    Step 12.2
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    Step 13.1
    Install the brake caliper and fix it.
    Step 13.2
    Step 13.3
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    Step 14.1
    Install caps onto the guide pin boots.
    Step 14.2
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    Step 15
    Install the brake caliper retaining spring.
    Step 16
    Install the wheel.
    Step 17
    Lower the car and working in a cross order, tighten the wheel bolts.
    AutoDoc recommends:
    Check the brake fluid level in the expansion tank and refill if necessary.Slow down smoothly for first 150-200 km after the brake pads replacement. Avoid unneccessary and sharp braking to a stop.
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