since 1997 of release

Repair and car operation

Foltsvagen Golf 4
+ 1. Maintenance instruction
+ 2. Engine
+ 3. Cooling system
+ 4. Fuel system
+ 5. Exhaust system
+ 6. Ventilation and heating system
+ 7. Coupling
+ 8. Transmission
+ 9. Suspension brackets and power shafts
+ 10. Steering
+ 11. Wheels and tires
- 12. Brake system
   12.1. Technical characteristics
   + 12.2. ABS/EBV/EDS/ASR/MSR
   + 12.3. Replacement of forward brake shoes on FS-III support
   - 12.4. Replacement of brake shoes on FN-3 support
      12.4.1. Removal
      12.4.2. Installation
   + 12.5. Replacement of back brake shoes on disk brakes
   + 12.6. Brake disk
   12.7. Adjustment of the hand brake
   + 12.8. Replacement of back brake shoes on drum-type brakes
   12.9. Removal and installation of the back working brake cylinder
   + 12.10. Pumping of hydraulic brake system
   12.11. Brake pipelines and hoses
   12.12. Check of the vacuum amplifier of brakes
   12.13. Removal, installation and adjustment of the switch of a stoplight
   12.14. Removal and installation of cables of the hand brake
   12.15. Main malfunctions of brakes
+ 13. Body
+ 14. Electric equipment and electroschemes

12.4. Replacement of brake shoes on FN-3 support

12.4.1. Removal


Forward brake with FN-3 support

1–the screw with crosswise shlitsy, 4 Nanometers;
2–brake disk. In need of replacement replace both lobbies brake a disk. Before removal of a brake disk it is necessary to remove a support;
3–brake shoes;
4–spring latch;
5–holder of a support;
7–a directing bolt, 28 Nanometers;
8–protective casing;
9–a brake hose with a tip under a hollow bolt, 35 Nanometers. At replacement of brake shoes a brake hose not to unscrew;
10-a bolt with a corrugated head, 125 Nanometers. Before a vvinchivaniye of a bolt clear a basic surface of a head of a bolt and a carving;
11-rotary fist;
12-a bolt with an internal shestigrannik, 8 Nanometers;
13-ABS sensor;
15-bolt, 10 Nanometers;
16-wheel bearing;
17-lock ring;
18-a wheel nave with an ABS sensor rotor



Surely make replacement of all blocks on one axis of the car even if the limit of wear were reached by only one block. If brake shoes are repeatedly established, before removal they are necessary for marking.

1. Weaken bolts of fastening of a forward wheel, then lift a forward part of the car and fix on supports.
2. Unscrew bolts of fastening and remove a wheel.
3. Remove the dustproof casings closing directing bolts of the support.
4. Using a screw-driver edge as the lever, from the outer side of a support remove fixing spring.
5. Unscrew directing bolts of a support.
6. Remove a support and, using a soft wire, tie up it to a forward rack.


The brake support should not hang on a brake hose. The brake hose should not stretch or be overwound.

7. Remove an external brake shoe from the holder of a support.
8. Having pulled for an internal brake shoe, take a spring clamp of a block from the support piston.