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8L S3 Brake Upgrade.

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by s3Easty, Oct 8, 2013.

  1. s3Easty

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    Hi All,
    Going to upgrade the brakes on the S3.My car is a 2002 225 plus its mapped,miltek system,sports cat,panel filter.Not used for track days,mainly the odd fast road jaunt.
    Just wanted a bit of feedback as to what setups others use and how effective they are..
    Probably asked a thousand times on here but after using the search tool I couldnt find a definitive "best choice accross the board"
    Anyways..
    Looking at 2 possible options; Either going for some EBC ULTIMAX discs and upgrade pads.(redstuff maybe)
    Or Going for the R32 front setup? Either way upgrading the fluid aswell.
    I would be interested to know what you guys thought..
     
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  3. BENJAMIN

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  4. s3Easty

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    I have read through that, and it has been very helpful, Just didnt read all the attached comments before posting..just found what i was looking for,cheers pal.
     
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    Dan-Jnr Well-Known Member

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    My Brembo GT Juniors will be for sale very soon. Just a thought.
     
  6. IrishDave

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    Also have a set of LCR brembos which are available.
     
  7. 16Klappe

    16Klappe I <3 Panda's!
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    Are they free then? If so I'll gladly have them.

    Because as we all know, advertising on the discussion boards is strictly against forum rules.

    :rulez:
     
  8. Jason.s

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    Alright Sandra calm down.
     
  9. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    Calm you tits lad!!
     
  10. jojo

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    Did someone say advertise? :angrymod:
     
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    Careful Jo..You`re close to falling off the fence on the wrong side ;)
     
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  12. slowcoach3

    slowcoach3 Active Member

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    Jardo for moderator?
     
  13. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    Mentioning to a fellow member that you have something for sale or available is aloud surly?

    Its not a sale advert per-say.
     
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  14. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    I'd make a better mod than the mockery of the term above me.

    :beerchug:
     
  16. jojo

    jojo Looking for Boost!
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    I'm resigning!
     
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    But you dont even have a proper turbo.
     
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    16Klappe I <3 Panda's!
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    I don't think I will even have an Audi for much longer.

    Got an appointment on an Ed30 tomorrow.
     
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    16Klappe I <3 Panda's!
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    I promise nothing to anyone.

    Expect low, score high.
     
  21. Jason.s

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    How many times have we heard this..
     
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  23. waggawagga

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    In Ireland?
     
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    Not enough.
     
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    Hi IrishDave, where abouts are you?
     
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    16Klappe I <3 Panda's!
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    It's written in the box under his name. Next to the word "Location".

    Dublin.

    Which is really weird, being called IrishDave and everything.

    **** my life...
     
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    Scarcasm is now the highest form of wit!! love it! Irishdave...Ireland Wow!
     
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    16Klappe I <3 Panda's!
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    Excuse me B&B, I am a very miserable person.

    This may not have come cross in our brief encounter he other day.

    Thanks for that by he way, my girlfriend now thinks I have some sort of fan club and that I am famous. Was nice o meet you, we should certainly meet up again some time for car related fun.
     
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    Girlfriend eh? Still holding onto Lou in memory?
     
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    As if!
     
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    Yes mate well up for a blazingsmoke hook up, I can see her point it was a bit strange but I think you could be more infamous rather than famous??? Lol
     
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    16Klappe I <3 Panda's!
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    Exactly!

    Basingstoke meet up will happen once Nick is back, can't leave him out of any action.

    I think he is back in action early next week, I have had some updates from Spa and I can confirm he is getting on OK. :)
     
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    Just to add. I have put up for sale threads in the classified section previously and had absolutely no reply. I mention it in a post and I get inundated with people inquiring about them. Goes to show how broken the classified section is(I have a few ideas on how this could be fixed).
     
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  34. JD09

    JD09 I'm not modding, I'm improving
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    Lol, sorry, box is freed up again!
     

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