Audi 80/90/Coupe

since 1986-1991 release

Repair and operation of the car

Audi 80/90/Coupe
+ 1.2. Identification of the car
+ 2. Engines, carburetors
3. Lubrication system
+ 4. Cooling system
+ 5. Fuel system
+ 6. Exhaust system
+ 7. System of ignition
+ 8. Transmission
+ 9. Suspension brackets, wheels
- 10. Brake system
   10.1.2. Brake shoes of forward brakes
   10.1.3. Brake shoes of back brakes
   10.1.4. General adjustment of back brakes (Girling)
   10.1.5. Replacement of brake shoes (all-wheel drive models)
   10.1.6. General adjustment of back brakes (Girling) (all-wheel drive models)
   10.1.7. Forks of pedals of a brake and coupling
   10.1.8. Adjustment of the emergency brake
   10.1.9. Removal of the lever of the emergency brake
   + 10.2. Hydraulic components
   + 10.3. Anti-blocking system of brakes
+ 11. Steering
+ 12. Body, salon
+ 13. Air conditioning system
+ 14. Electric equipment

10.1.2. Brake shoes of forward brakes

Check of thickness of brake shoes

1) visually check thickness of external blocks through rim openings (use a small lamp if it is necessary)
2) if thickness of blocks of 7 mm or is less (together with a fixing plate), brake shoes wore out to the limit of wear and they need to be replaced

Replacement of brake shoes

1) remove wheels


If you gather establish old brake shoes, mark them at removal not to mix external and internal brake shoes and to establish them on that support from which they were removed.

2) remove caps of the directing pins (are specified by shooters)
3) remove both directing a pin
4) remove a clamp of a brake hose from an arm on a hug bearing rack
5) turn a brake support up and enshrine it in such provision
6) remove brake shoes
7) check correctness of an arrangement of the thermal screen on the piston
8) press the piston back into the support cylinder


Always merge a little brake fluid from a tank before installation of new brake shoes. At pressing in of the piston of a support in the cylinder, liquid is pushed out from a support in a tank. After installation of brake shoes, fill a tank to mark MOVE.

9) establish brake shoes
10) tighten the directing support case pins to 25 N. of m.

11) establish caps of the directing pins

12) establish a clamp of a brake hose on an arm on a rack of the wheel bearing


Two самоконтрящихся a bolt from a repair kit are not required at repair of brakes of Teves. In the return case, use all repair set.

Strongly press a brake pedal several times at the motionless car in order that the piston of a support and brake shoes became into place.