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S3 Front brake upgrade options and prices please

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by Andrew@A.L.D, Apr 21, 2011.

  1. Andrew@A.L.D
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    Andrew@A.L.D Cylinder Head Master

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    As titled what have you got and at what price?
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    Is this a wanted thread? lol
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    brembo gt junior kit, 323mm grooved discs, ferodo Ds2500, braided lines second hand from that man above at £500 roughly ive had new pads and lines since at roughly £110 for the pads and £50 for the lines there are deals out there if you're in the right place at the right time!
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    no i would rather buy new
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    im in the process of upgrading mine to the brembo junior gt kit, i'll let you know how it differs from the standard s3 setup!
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    Keep your eye out on ebay i got Leon Cupra R 4 pot calipers just painted, 323mm discs, 2 sets of pads, Braided hoses and adaptors all brand new for £470.:yes:
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    that sir is a bargain!
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    that is a bargain.

    I normally buy everything brand new but i may consider that sort of deal

    I'm running 18's and was thinking of making a kit up using some R32 discs and brembos
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    Why would you want to use R32 disks? they are notoriously expensive!

    I guess with the type of power you will be running, you might want to consider a rear brake upgrade aswell? I'm running ECS stage1 rears with Brembo GT's up front, and the rears are great(overkill even) on the track, my car stops brilliant!
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    AP 4 pots on mine, about 1800 quid I think.
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    Correct Sly Mine had AP Racing 4 pot upgrade with 2 Piece discs Very Good Kit

    Il Check with My Friend @ Forge see if they can offer a kit for the S3 as they are doing big brake kits now.

    Pete
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    Forge is 8P kits only at the moment.
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