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Discussion in 'A4/S4 forum(B5 Chassis)' started by les-ward, Feb 16, 2013.

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    just got myself some rs6 18 rep,s now my brakes look mighty small what,s the best upgrade and from what vehicle has peeps sourced parts??
    thanks les
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    Bradderz_1988 Dont replace it, Upgrade it !!

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    If you have 288mm upfront then 312mm is tge easiest option by using b6 discs and S3/TT carriers but theres no known rear brake upgrades for FWD B5's !!
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    ty bradderz will hunt scrappy for tt calipers and carriers
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    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics

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    Mk1 vrs Octavia as well.
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    Bradderz_1988 Dont replace it, Upgrade it !!

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    And also dont buy the callipers as the piston size is differant you use your exsiting ones withe the bigger carriers !!!
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    ok ty guys im new to audi but old hand with e30 bmws
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    aragorn "Stick a V8 in it!" Staff Member Moderator

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    What car do you have?
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    1999 advant estate se 2.4 30v pfl
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