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312mm brakes, are these suitable?

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by Bramley, Jan 16, 2013.

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    yes I have them on mine need 18' rims
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    R32 Mk5 is 345mm
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    depends what year your car is ?
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    54 Reg
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    no then you need MK5 brakes
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    Does the TDI 170 not have 312mm and 17" wheels? 16" wheels fitted over Golf M4 312mm.
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    So would I be right in saying that you can still use your standard pads?? or do they need to be different?
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    same calipers and pads just need the carriers to go to 312
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