VW Beetle Golf Jetta Front Premium Posi Ceramic Brake Kit - 1ABFS01775

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Part Details

  • Brake Pad Bonding Type:   Premium Posi
  • Front Brake Rotor Specifications:
      11.34 in. (288mm)
      5 Lug
  • Brake Pad Friction Material:   Ceramic
  • Kit Includes:
      (1) Front Ceramic Brake Pad Set
      (2) Front Replacement Brake Rotors
  • Brake Pad Features & Benefits:
      OE Grade Multi-Layer Shim
      Positive Mold Technology
      Environmentally Compliant
      Thermal Scorched

Brake Pad Specifications:

  • 4 Piece FRONT Brake Pad Set
  • Direct replacement
  • Professional Grade CERAMIC ENHANCED Disc Brake Pads

Note: These pads come with an OVAL / FEMALE wear sensor connector. Due to manufacturer's variances, you must confirm that your connector matches the picture.

Brake Rotor Specifications:

  • Comes as a PAIR
    • Fits both LH (Driver Side) & RH (Passenger Side) FRONT
  • Fit 5 Lug Wheels
  • Direct replacements
  • Vented
  • 11.34" (288mm) diameter

This front brake pad & rotor kit makes a great replacement and has an excellent value over the price of dealer brake pads & rotors.

Premium Positive Molded Brake Pads Features and Benefits:

  • The very same manufacturing process the original equipment manufacturers use
  • High density friction material for long pad life
  • Less resin content virtually eliminates brake fade and glazing
  • Reduced dusting for both Ceramic and Semi-metallic materials
  • Quality multi-layered shims and pad chamfering provide smooth and quite braking
100% CNC-Machined to Exact OE Specs

Balanced to reduce vibration.

Cast from OE Grade Alloy

Manufactured from OE Grade G3000 Casting Alloy.

Non-Directional Surface Finish

Helps ensure smoother, quieter, and more effective braking.

Item Condition: New

Attention California Customers:

WARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm -

Lifetime Warranty

This item is backed by our limited lifetime warranty. In the event this item should fail due to manufacturing defects during intended use, we will replace the part free of charge.

  1. step : Removing the Wheel (0:47)
    • Remove the lug nut covers with a 7mm Allen bit
    • Insert the lug nut key into the special lug nut
    • Loosen the lug nuts with the vehicle on the ground
    • Raise the vehicle with a floor jack
    • Secure the vehicle on jack stands
    • Remove the lug nuts
    • Pull off the wheel
  2. step : Inspecting the Brakes (1:39)
    • Turn the rotor by hand or turn the steering wheel to turn the rotor
    • Check for gouges on both sides of the rotor
    • Check the thickness of the brake pads
  3. step : Removing the Brake Pads (1:59)
    • Pry off the retaining wire with a flat blade screwdriver
    • Pry off the caliper bolt caps with a flat blade screwdriver
    • Remove the two 7mm Allen bolts from the brake caliper
    • Pry the brake pads back with a flat blade screwdriver to push in the caliper
    • Pull the caliper aside
    • Remove the brake pads by hand
    • Remove the brake pad slides
  4. step : Removing the Brake Rotor (3:08)
    • Remove the two 18mm bolts from the brake caliper bracket
    • Pull off the brake caliper bracket
    • Remove the Phillips screw from the brake rotor
    • If necessary, use an impact screwdriver to remove the screw
    • Pull the rotor off
    • If the rotor will not come off, thread the Phillips head screw and strike the rotor with a hammer
  5. step : Preparing the New Brakes (4:11)
    • Clean the brake rotor with brake part cleaner or mineral spirits
    • Clean the brake pad slides with a wire brush
    • Apply white grease to the brake pad tabs
  6. step : Installing the New Brake Rotor (5:14)
    • Slide the rotor on
    • Insert the Phillips head screw into the brake rotor
    • Put the bracket back into place
    • Start the 18mm bolts by hand
    • Tighten the bolts to 70 foot-pounds of torque
  7. step : Installing the New Brake Pads (6:09)
    • Put an old pad in the caliper
    • Use a large C-clamp and the old pad to push the pistons back
    • Install the new inner brake pad into the caliper
    • Install the new outer brake pad into the bracket
    • Put the caliper on
    • Thread the 7mm Allen bolts by hand
    • Tighten the 7mm Allen bolts to between 25 – 30 foot-pounds
    • Put on the bolt cover caps
    • Put the retaining wire into place using needle nose pliers
  8. step : Reattaching the Wheel (6:55)
    • Slide the wheel into place
    • Start the lug nuts by hand
    • Tighten the lug nuts preliminarily
    • Lower the vehicle to the ground
    • Tighten the lug nuts to 100 foot-pounds in a crossing or star pattern
    • Reattach the lug nut covers
  9. step : Testing the Brakes (7:31)
    • Pump your brakes repeatedly until they feel firm
    • Test your brakes at 5 miles per hour and then 10 miles per hour
    • Road test the vehicle

Tools needed for replacement:

    General Tools

  • Large Hammer
  • Large C-Clamp
  • Jack Stands
  • Floor Jack

  • Hex Wrenches

  • 7mm Allen Wrench

  • Materials, Fluids, and Supplies

  • Brake Parts Cleaner
  • Cloth Rags
  • White Grease
  • Mineral Spirits

  • Pliers, Cutters & misc Wrenches

  • Needle nose pliers

  • Ratchets & Related

  • Ratchet
  • Torque Wrench

  • Screwdrivers & Related

  • Flat Blade Screwdriver
  • Impact Screwdriver
  • Phillips Head Screwdriver

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 7mm Socket

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February 25, 2017
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