How to Replace Disc Brakes on a Volkswagen?

Answer Your Volkswagen's brakes are composed of friction pads that pinch the brake disc, or drum, when you apply the pressure to them. Replace the brakes before they wear beyond 1/4 inch. Failure to maint... Read More »

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How to Change Rear Disc Brakes on a 2000 Volkswagen Jetta?

The 2000 Volkswagen Jetta had a wide array of options to fit nearly any type of buyer. The most impressive of its options was its array of engines. The standard engine was a 115-horsepower, 2.0-lit... Read More »

How to Replace Rear Drum Brakes With Disc Brakes?

Most all of the newer make and model vehicles come with front and rear disc brakes, but there are some vehicles that do come equipped with drum brakes. The drum brakes can be converted to disc brak... Read More »

How to Replace the Rear Brakes on a Volkswagen MK4 GTI?

The MKIV VW GTI was the fourth generation of this popular, widely-loved model and carried on the tradition of a fun-to-drive, practical and reliable German hatchback. The brakes on an MKIV GTI shou... Read More »

How to Replace Brakes on a Volkswagen Jetta?

The brakes on a Volkswagen Jetta--depending on the trim level and year--are a combination of brake rotors-style (front) and brake drum style (rear). Hydraulic fluid is pushed through a brake line i... Read More »