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Vanagon Westfalia ATE Brake Replacement

A video tutorial on how to change the 1980-1985 Vanagon front ATE brakes.

  • Author: eCuration
  • Time estimate: 3 - 5 hours
  • Difficulty: Moderate

This guide will show you how to remove the front calipers on a 1980- 1985 Vanagon so you can replace the pads, rotors and wheel bearings.

*Will not work for the Girling style.

It is best to tackle this job on a vehicle lift, however if you do not have access to one, a vehicle jack and jack stands will work just fine.

Step 1 1980-1985 Front Brakes  ¶ 

Step 1 1980-1985 Front Brakes  ¶ 

  • Part 1

Step 2  ¶ 

Step 2  ¶ 

  • Part 2