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    S3 Calipers

    Hi,

    Got a S3 as a courtesy car atm. Nice courtesy car i thought!!! Dunno wether i would swap my 3.2 for it though.......

    The calipers are they the same as mine bar the paint?


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    Last edited by mitch78; 14th March 2009 at 23:37.
    Ex 8L S3 driver

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    Think they might be bigger as I have a feeling the disc size is.
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    according to etka, 3.2, s3 and r32 all share the same front brakes apart from colour
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    Quote Originally Posted by dunk View Post
    according to etka, 3.2, s3 and r32 all share the same front brakes apart from colour
    And the Cupra

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    Last edited by mitch78; 14th March 2009 at 23:38.
    Ex 8L S3 driver

    also A3, 320, Golf, Clio, Astra, Focus, Mondeo, Laguna, Escort, Calibra, 220, others and now back to a Focus...

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    took my car to harrogate, got f*ck all for a courtesy car

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    Me too, had an asthmatic A4 cab (service girl insisted I put the roof down) and an A3 1.9 TDI.


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    Lee, you need to listen to my brake pedal sometime. Got your car back yet?


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    Quote Originally Posted by phantom View Post
    And the Cupra

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    I've always thought the Cupra had Brembo's?
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    Quote Originally Posted by PNH80 View Post
    I've always thought the Cupra had Brembo's?
    Not the new mk2 Cupra ( same engaine , innards , turbo as the S3 ) the mk 1 Cupras had Brembos.

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    Quote Originally Posted by phantom View Post
    Not the new mk2 Cupra ( same engaine , innards , turbo as the S3 ) the mk 1 Cupras had Brembos.

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    Hmm, fair enough! Whats the bhp on the new cupra? 230-ish isn't it? Saw a white one the other day with black wheels and black mirrors.... Looked a bit nice. Not my cup of tea but very nice none the less.
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    Quote Originally Posted by PNH80 View Post
    Hmm, fair enough! Whats the bhp on the new cupra? 230-ish isn't it? Saw a white one the other day with black wheels and black mirrors.... Looked a bit nice. Not my cup of tea but very nice none the less.
    Book is 237bhp , but they put out nearer 260bhp Std.

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    was this white cupra in manchester by any chance ?

 

 

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