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Big S3 brake discs and calipers? Advice please...

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by waggawagga, May 25, 2013.

  1. waggawagga

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  3. jojo

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    They won't fit mate, states mk5 golf fitment, which means 8P S3' so wrong stud pattern.
     
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    Thanks JoJo.

    >so wrong stud pattern.

    Does this mean both the discs and calipers won't work? I have multifit 18" TT-style reps fitted if it that matters. Wheels like these http://i740.photobucket.com/albums/xx43/GuzTT/Audi%20TT/003.jpg .

    Basically the standard discs look a bit 'lost' behind these big wheels and want biggers discs. However I understand to go bigger I'll need bigger calipers. Bigger calipers usually seem extremely pricey.

    Sorry, if for the most likely stupid questions. Would be lost without this forum. Appreciate the advice.
     
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    Noway to fit mate, your hubs are 5x100.
     
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    >>Noway to fit mate, your hubs are 5x100.

    Ahh OK. The hunt continues then. Many thanks jojo.
     

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