How to replace front brake pads / front brake pad set on RENAULT TWINGO 1 (C06) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
How to replace front brake pads / front brake pad set on RENAULT TWINGO 1 (C06) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]


Required tools:
Brake cleaner
Anti-squeal paste Copper grease
Wheel impact socket #17
Torque wrench Round-nose pliers
Crow bar
Wheel chock 1. Unscrew the brake fluid reservoir cap. 2. Raise the front of the car and secure on supports. 3. Unscrew the wheel bolts.
Use wheel impact socket #17. AUTODOC recommends:
To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when unscrewing the bolts. 4. Spread the brake pads. Use a crowbar. 5. Remove the brake pad retaining pin. Use a crowbar. 6. Remove the retainer of the brake pads. 7. Remove the brake pads. AUTODOC recommends:
Measure the brake disc thickness. Upon reaching the wear limit the part must be replaced. 8. Treat the brake pads in the area where their surface comes into contact with the brake caliper bracket. Use anti-squeal paste. AUTODOC recommends: Make sure the disc surface is clean before installing the pads. 9. Install new brake pads. AUTODOC recommends:
Make sure the pads are installed with linings facing the disc. 10. Install the retainer of the brake pads. 11. Install the brake pad retaining pin.
Use round-nose pliers. 12. Treat the surface where the brake disc contacts the wheel rim. Use copper grease. 13. Clean the brake disk surface. Use a brake cleaner. AUTODOC recommends:
After applying the spray, wait a few minutes. 14. Screw in the wheel bolts.
Use wheel impact socket #17. AUTODOC recommends:
To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when screwing in the fastening bolts. 15. Lower the car and working in a cross order, tighten the wheel bolts. 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. 16. Tighten the brake fluid reservoir cap. AUTODOC recommends:
Without starting the engine, press the brake pedal several times until you feel significant resistance. Slow down smoothly for first 150-200 km after the brake pads replacement. Avoid unneccessary and sharp braking to a stop.

1 thought on “How to replace front brake pads / front brake pad set on RENAULT TWINGO 1 (C06) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]”

  1. pabloowojie123 says:

    Please do kia sportage. Thank you

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