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A3 8P2 Rear Rotor swap - 260 to 286

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by JPK, Mar 20, 2013.

  1. JPK

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    I have 260mm rears currently. Have a set of 286mm rotors sitting here(from 2008 model year from memory).
    What is involved in converting my existing setup to 286mm? Just dust shields or do i need different callipers or carriers?
     
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  3. JPK

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    So it looks like the pads are the same, so one would assume its the same size calliper; even though etka lists a different part number.
     
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    IIRC you just change over the discs and dust shield.
     
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    Sounds about right.
     
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    Ok cool. I would have thought that an extra 26mm approx would need the carriers changed or adjusted somehow though?
     

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