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Lcr rear axel

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by Stuart35205, Jul 14, 2013.

  1. Stuart35205
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    Hi all would this axel bolt straight to a3 1.8t I was looking at a complete axel with disks & calipers as an upgrade ? Cheers StuartStuart
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    Prawn My other car is a MINI!!!!

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    Yes mate. Straight fit. Bar is slightly stiffer than the a3 one, and the discs are bigger too :)
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    Cheers prawn , what about brake hose connections & poly bushing the axel before fitting? Cheers
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    Probably wouldnt bother with polybushing the beam. Heard it makes it really skittish on a lot of other cars. LCR has harder bushes as standard anyway im pretty sure so probably stick to new ones of those.
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    Skoda Fabia VRS bushes give the same results as the LCR ones but are much cheaper.

    They are also much easier to fit than stock ones. Usually pay around £9 each at ECP.
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