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brake pads for 3.2????

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by granny87, Mar 27, 2011.

  1. granny87

    granny87 Member

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    hello guys and gals just wondering how much and which brake pads i should get on my car its a 3.2 dsg sline THANKS

    oh and how long can i drive my car with the brake pad light on?
     
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  3. granny87

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    Any ideas ?
     
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    A3_Rider Active Member

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    When my turn comes up, I was thinking either standard or something from EBC. Brembo are OK but I don't notice much with just their pads...
     
  5. granny87

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    what are the costs on standards?
     
  6. paddy

    paddy Audi=No fault code, no idea

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    If you have done a set of pads the discs are prob shot as well, i have just done 50k and the disc's are on borrowed time. OEM is best unless you are hyper tuned :)
     
  7. granny87

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    i am just standard atm. are standard disks and pads expensive ?
     
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    a good independent should do discs/pads all round for 350-450
     
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    Mine did 65k and still had abit left on them. With that in mind if vowed to pay the extra and get the OEM ones as it's not a bad deal given those miles!

    I think pads are roughly £90 and discs £100 each......
     
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    I supply Pagid discs and pads as a reliable alternative to Gen Audi.

    For example 312mm front discs and pads for a 03 TT are £89.99

    Give me a ring for exact costs.
     
  11. granny87

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    mabey give u a call bud cheers
     
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    I can confirm that the pagids are good...I had them fitted as part of warranty works last week, and they have dramatically improved quality of braking...no squeal, or fade,or any other problems...don't think you will go too far wrong...
     
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    Oh ps... You want the 345mm/30 not the 312mm if you are fitting to a 3.2Q... :)
     
  14. granny87

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    thanks mate
     

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