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S3 Calipers

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by edition, May 21, 2008.

  1. edition

    edition Active Member

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    Hi,

    Got a S3 as a courtesy car atm. Nice courtesy car i thought!!! Dunno wether i would swap my 3.2 for it though.......

    The calipers are they the same as mine bar the paint?


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  3. mitch78

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  4. edition

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    Harrogate
     
  5. JamS3

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    Think they might be bigger as I have a feeling the disc size is.
     
  6. dunk

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    according to etka, 3.2, s3 and r32 all share the same front brakes apart from colour
     
  7. phantom

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    And the Cupra :thumbsup:

    p
     
  8. mitch78

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  9. L60N

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    took my car to harrogate, got f*ck all for a courtesy car :notme:
     
  10. JohnS3

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    Me too, had an asthmatic A4 cab (service girl insisted I put the roof down) and an A3 1.9 TDI.
     
  11. JohnS3

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    Lee, you need to listen to my brake pedal sometime. Got your car back yet?
     
  12. PNH80

    PNH80 Low life livin' the high life.

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    I've always thought the Cupra had Brembo's?
     
  13. phantom

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    Not the new mk2 Cupra ( same engaine , innards , turbo as the S3 ) the mk 1 Cupras had Brembos.

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  14. PNH80

    PNH80 Low life livin' the high life.

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    Hmm, fair enough! Whats the bhp on the new cupra? 230-ish isn't it? Saw a white one the other day with black wheels and black mirrors.... Looked a bit nice. Not my cup of tea but very nice none the less.
     
  15. phantom

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    Book is 237bhp , but they put out nearer 260bhp Std.

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  16. S.3THRIZZLE

    S.3THRIZZLE S.3RIZZLE.....

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    was this white cupra in manchester by any chance ?
     

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