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312mm brake upgrade on tdi

Discussion in 'A4/A4 cabriolet/S4 forum(B6 chassis)' started by iantype-r, Nov 7, 2010.

  1. iantype-r
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    Hello all, Ive got a 2003 avant tdi, just woundered if its as simple as getting the TT carriers and disks, unbolt add carriers and re-bolt to upgrade to 312mm. I had them on my VRS and was a good mod,

    cheers Ian
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    Quite a few A4 models have them anyway, so you won't need to restrict yourself to TT brakes.
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    Thanks for the reply, what other audi's have the carriers? Guess it is just a bolt job with bigger disks then, Im going to keep my callipers,

    cheers Ian
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    My A4 has 312mm as standard on it. I ugraded so have the calipers, carriers and disks (hardly worn) in my garage. Open to offerS?

    Chas
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    I think it's the quattro models that have 312, but it may also be the FWD V6 models, but I'm not sure on that.
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    Ive got a set of B5 s4 callipers and 321mm discs that bolt straight on the B6 if anyone is intrested .
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    TT carriers wont fit B6 uprights, the spacing is different.
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    The 1.8T 190 A4 B6's have 312mm fronts and 256mm rears
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    anyone have a definitive list of what B6's came with 312s?
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    I know the 3.0 V6 came with 312's cos I've just bought some to fit to my TDI... I'm just hoping they will fit a B7. I've got the discs, callipers and pads.
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    A4 3.0 V6 Quattro has 312mm fronts.
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    2.5 TDi Quattro does too.
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    They will i have B7 brakes on my B6 :)
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    Ah good.

    Well it looks as though the callipers are the same anyway so I'm hoping all I need to do is fit the larger carriers, new disks and pads then off I go!

    P.S, Love your wheels...wanna swap????
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    Thanks but no ,
    they took me ages too find there brand new oem as well :)
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