Peugeot 406

since 1996 release

Repair and operation of the car

Peugeot 406
+ 1. Maintenance instruction
+ 2. Maintenance
+ 3. Engine
+ 4. Cooling systems, heating and ventilation
+ 5. Fuel system
+ 6. System of ignition
+ 7. Coupling
+ 8. Transmissions
+ 9. Power shafts
- 10. Brake system
   10.1. Technical data
   10.2. Pumping of the hydraulic brake system
   10.3. Brake pipelines and hoses
   10.4. Replacement of front brake shoes
   10.5. Replacement of back brake shoes
   10.6. Replacement of back brake shoes on drum brakes
   10.7. Forward brake disk
   10.8. Back brake disk
   10.9. Back brake drum
   10:10. Support of a forward brake
   10:11. Support of a back wheel
   10:12. Back brake cylinder
   10:13. Main brake cylinder
   10:14. Brake pedal
   10:15. Vacuum amplifier of brakes
   10:16. Unilateral valve of the vacuum amplifier of brakes
   10:17. Adjustment of the emergency brake
   10:18. Lever of the emergency brake
   10:19. Cable of the emergency brake
   10:20. Brake shoes of the emergency brake (model with disk brakes)
   10:21. The valve of adjustment of pressure in the brake system
   10:22. Stoplight switch
   10:23. Anti-blocking system of brakes (ABS)
   10:24. The vacuum pump (cars with the diesel engine)
   10:25. Check of the vacuum pump on cars with diesel engines
+ 11. Suspension bracket and steering
+ 12. Body
+ 13. Electric equipment
+ 14. Main malfunctions

10:14. Brake pedal


1. Remove the negative plug from the accumulator.
2. Uncover a box with fuses. Disconnect the socket from a key block, unscrew screws of fastening and remove the lower finishing of the dashboard from the driver.
3. Remove a bracket of fastening and take a pin with a head and an opening under the forelock, the fixing brake pedal pusher with the vacuum amplifier.
4. Unscrew a nut of a hinged bolt and remove a brake pedal from the car.


1. Grease with universal lubricant laying and insert it into an opening of a point of turn of a pedal.
2. Establish a brake pedal into place. At the same time check that the pusher became on the place. Insert a hinged bolt and fix by a nut.
3. Combine a pedal with a pusher and insert a pin with a head and an opening under the forelock and fix it by brackets.
4. Establish the lower finishing of the dashboard and connect the accumulator.