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anyone got rear spacers on the A3 ?

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by LEX77, Mar 22, 2010.

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    [Mar 22, 2010]
    just think the rears could do with a little nudge outwards ?????
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    lots of us use spacers, look in the classified and there is a set for sale, 10mm cost £70, usually around £110 for H&R Hubcentric.
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    I'm buying those from Luke :sadlike:
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    I'll be selling mine in a couple of weeks, 12mm rear, 10mm front, drop me a pm if you want first dibs, be looking for £150, been on the car 3 weeks so far, selling due to new wheels.
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    New wheels spin what are you getting ?
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    It's a secret, only N8 knows and he thinks they are for ****'s !
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    so there 18" then go on drop me a pm let me know lol
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    :laugh:
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    spin man tell me what your gettin!! did you go the **** route of 18's?? trust me you'll be happy you did it! are you prepared to sell the spacers in pairs?? just that i cant see the front needing pushing out 10mm each side :think:
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    Happy to sell you the rears only Ryan.

    Hopefully managed to secure a second hand set of wheels just like yours, 18" suits my requirement and pocket perfectly so that I don't have to compromise on Tyres, I have a thing about Rubber :)
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    Gonna be ace Spin :wub:
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    Car is at AP Racing for the next 2 days, I had a tour of the factory yesterday, very impressive. The most impressive thing about the new Calipers is weight, they are so light, may not be as pretty as the RS4 set up but with the new wheels and eventually coil-overs my car is going to be just about perfect for me :)
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    Indeed it is, well done Spin :hubbahubba:
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    cant wait to see it with the BBK, wheels n coilies.. hopefully how mine willl look one day! what colour calipers u goin with?? :eyebrows:

    and let me know when your selling the spacers.. illl 99.9% have them:icon_thumright:
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    He's having AP 6 pots with 2 piece discs
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    yeh i remember he was going for AP's i thought he went back to 4 pots?? :think:
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    The set up is a 6 piston kit utilising the calipers they use for the M3 CSL upgrade so plenty of stopping power, it's having bespoke braided hoses fitted plus 5.1 fluid change. I have opted for Black Calipers with the corporate Yellow lettering.
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    whoah! theyre gonna be incredible... the only thing id do is swap the black and yellow round! yellow calis n black lettering... :icon_thumright:
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    Make sure you whore us with pics Mart!
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    Will do, the Guys at AP are doing a full 'How to' etc with lots of pics and weights etc, I'll edit and post this weekend.
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    Can't wait :yahoo:
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