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S3 Calipers

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

  1. edition
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    [May 21, 2008]
    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?


    Cheers
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    :thumbsup:
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    [May 21, 2008]
    Harrogate
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    [May 21, 2008]
    Think they might be bigger as I have a feeling the disc size is.
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    [May 21, 2008]
    according to etka, 3.2, s3 and r32 all share the same front brakes apart from colour
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    And the Cupra :thumbsup:

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    :thumbsup:
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    [May 22, 2008]
    took my car to harrogate, got f*ck all for a courtesy car :notme:
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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.
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    [May 22, 2008]
    Lee, you need to listen to my brake pedal sometime. Got your car back yet?
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    I've always thought the Cupra had Brembo's?
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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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    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.
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    Book is 237bhp , but they put out nearer 260bhp Std.

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    was this white cupra in manchester by any chance ?
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