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    brake upgrade

    just got myself some rs6 18 rep,s now my brakes look mighty small what,s the best upgrade and from what vehicle has peeps sourced parts??
    thanks les

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    Dont replace it, Upgrade it !!

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    If you have 288mm upfront then 312mm is tge easiest option by using b6 discs and S3/TT carriers but theres no known rear brake upgrades for FWD B5's !!
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    ty bradderz will hunt scrappy for tt calipers and carriers

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    Re: brake upgrade

    Mk1 vrs Octavia as well.

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    And also dont buy the callipers as the piston size is differant you use your exsiting ones withe the bigger carriers !!!
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    To do/planned -Eibach pro's - GT2871/76R + FMIC + ME7 (maybe) + Engine/stroker Build

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    ok ty guys im new to audi but old hand with e30 bmws

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