Anyone heard of "A Plus" or "A+" brand rotors?
Doyt W. Echelberger
doyt at buckeye-express.com
Fri Dec 8 15:33:13 EST 2006
Hello Bart.............This appears to be the web site for the A+ brand
seller, and it is in Toronto. ....TuTu Auto.
They have a street address and office hours and a phone number. You could
call them up and ask any questions, express doubts, and ask for evidence to
At 01:22 PM 12/8/2006, you wrote:
>My '98 A6 QW needs new pads & rotors on the front. I've been quoted $450
>(CAD) installed, but found an eBay seller offering these rotors made by
>A Plus/A+ for quite a bit less.
>Do I need to run away from this screaming, or would it be worth
>considering? Here's what the seller responded with when I asked about
>this brand vs. Brembo/et al.
>---begin quote from seller
>If you want a well known brand name, like Brembo or Zimmermann, that
>rotors will cost over US$350. If you want I can check for you.
>A Plus rotors are the same as other rotors brand (except Brembo or
>Zimmermann) selling on Ebay, they made of castiron soft steel, S.A.E
>G3000, as good as OEM rotors, even better.
>The reason why Brembo and Zimmermann rotors are so expensive because
>they are import from Italy and Germany (But many Brembo rotors are from
>Mexico) and they are "well-known" brand.
>---end quote from seller
>I don't need any high-performance equipment here, but would obviously
>prefer to at least be "safe"! Any advice/suggestions appreciated...thanks!
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