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S3 brake caliper carriers

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by N4 HKG, Nov 17, 2013.

  1. N4 HKG

    N4 HKG Member

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    Hi guys, just taken off my wheels to change my discs, pads and fluid, checked the size of my new discs against the old ones and it appears someone has fitted 288mm discs to my s3, it also has a different hub on one side, probably from a 1.8t, god knows why they've done this, anyway I'm now looking for s3 carriers so I can use my 312mm discs, does anyone have or know where I can them? Thanks
     
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  3. epox

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  4. aragorn

    aragorn "Stick a V8 in it!"
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    umm, the geometry is totally different on the normal A3 hubs, you need that fixing ASAP.

    Its probably been crashed into a kerb or something, and they've been complete retards and replaced the hub etc with A3/Golf bits.
     
  5. jojo

    jojo Looking for Boost!
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    This, you need S3 hubs, S3 lower arms with adjustable slots for the ball joints.
     

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