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B5 RS4 front brakes on a B5 S4

Discussion in 'A4/S4 forum(B5 Chassis)' started by vr6280, Jan 11, 2013.

  1. vr6280
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    [Jan 11, 2013]
    Hi,

    Will RS4 front brakes (calipers, carriers, disks, pads) fit on a 1998 S4 with standard 17" wheels?

    If so what is a fair price 2nd hand for buying the above brakes?

    Thanks

    Rich
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    [Jan 14, 2013]
    I've thought about putting these on mine before, but was put off when I found out that replacement discs were £200 each!
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    [Jan 15, 2013]
    only 200quid? where from? Thats fecking cheap for B5 RS4 discs?! they are usually around double that, each?
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    [Jan 15, 2013]
    To be fair I just had a quick check on ECP to get a rough idea. Suppose you could get them even cheaper when they have offers on.
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    [Jan 18, 2013]
    just buy them second hand
    hundreds of them with 0.5mm worn off them for next to nothing

    I just bought a pair of rears, discs, calipers and carriers for £150

    I bought the whole original set for £300 (run B7 fronts now)
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    aragorn "Stick a V8 in it!" Staff Member Moderator VCDS Map User

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    [Jan 18, 2013]
    they're becoming harder to find these days tbh...
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