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VW Tiguan Brake System ➜ Rear brake caliper

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Brake system - Edition 10.2020  
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Rear brake caliper  
⇒ a2.2 nd installing protective cap”, page 92  
2.1  
Assembly overview – rear brake caliper  
♦ Install complete repair kit when servicing.  
♦ Use only methylated spirits for cleaning the brake.  
♦ New brake calipers are filled with brake fluid and are pre-  
bled.  
2. Rear brake caliper  
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Tiguan 2021 ➤, Tiguan RUS 2021 ➤  
Brake system - Edition 10.2020  
1 - Brake caliper  
2 - Damper bushes  
3 - Guide pin  
4 - Caps  
5 - Hexagon socket head bolt  
❑ 8 Nm  
6 - Parking brake motor  
7 - Seal  
❑ Renew  
8 - Thrust nut  
❑ Removing and instal‐  
ling not possible  
9 - Seal  
❑ Removing and instal‐  
ling not possible  
10 - Piston  
❑ Removing and instal‐  
ling not possible  
11 - Protective cap  
❑ Removing and instal‐  
Note  
The brake caliper does not need to  
be removed in order to renew the  
protective cap; do not unbolt the  
break hose.  
12 - Bleeder valve  
❑ Lightly lubricate thread before screwing in. For allocation, see ⇒ Electronic parts catalogue (ETKA)  
❑ 10 Nm  
13 - Dust cap  
2.2  
Removing and installing protective cap  
Special tools and workshop equipment required  
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Tiguan 2021 ➤, Tiguan RUS 2021 ➤  
Brake system - Edition 10.2020  
♦ Removal wedge -3409-  
♦ Assembly tool -T10502- for rear brake FN c - M38 (15)  
♦ Assembly tool -T10146/5- for rear brake FN c - M42 (17)  
♦ Piston resetting appliance -T 10145-  
Removing  
Only the protective cap is intended to be renewed.  
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Brake system - Edition 10.2020  
NOTICE  
The brake caliper does not need to be removed in order to  
renew the protective cap; do not unbolt the break hose.  
Piston has been moved back.  
Parking brake motor has been removed.  
NOTICE  
Risk of damage to ball screw assembly due to removal of  
piston and compressor nut.  
– Never unscrew piston and compressor nut completely.  
– Unscrew piston (-direction of arrow-) by maximum of 20 mm  
(-dimension a-) using an E11 Torx socket.  
– Lever protective cap off brake caliper using wedge 3409  
-arrows-.  
Installing  
– The surfaces of the piston and brake caliper must be  
cleaned only with methylated spirits and then dried.  
– Insert protective cap into groove -arrow- in piston.  
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