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Passat/Mk4 Golf rear brake calipers

Discussion in 'A4/S4 forum(B5 Chassis)' started by voteforpedro, Mar 17, 2010.

  1. voteforpedro

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    Will the rear calipers from a B5 Passat/Mk4 Golf fit my existing carriers/pads/discs? Need to replace mine and the Passat ones look cooler.
     
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    The passat ones are prob a direct fit, hard to say without seeing them.

    I would suspect the Passat ones are Alloy and yours are cast iron. If that's the case the hoses won't fit at a minimum
     
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    Correct, they are alloy. I need a rear brake hose anyway so may as well replace both. Thanks for info.
     
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    I seem to recall mk4 golf alloy calipers looked the same as the alloy a4/passat calipers but the handbrake attachment was the other way round.
     

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