[V8] G60 Brake Swap
chris.miller at infofoundry.com
Wed Aug 17 14:08:33 EDT 2005
Prices have come down on UFOs (rotors for internal calipers); places
like Impex sell them for under $200 each. Many people get 100k miles
out of them.
Try to find someone offering free delivery.... they're heavy to ship.
From: v8-bounces+chris.miller=infofoundry.com at audifans.com
[mailto:v8-bounces+chris.miller=infofoundry.com at audifans.com] On Behalf
Of Buchholz, Steven
Sent: Wednesday, August 17, 2005 1:58 PM
To: Audifans V8
Subject: Re: [V8] G60 Brake Swap
What problem are you trying to solve?
Both my cars have UFOs, and they work great. I've driven other V8s with
the conversion and find the brakes to be noticeably less capable. I've
had people with converted V8s drive my car and comment about the
difference in braking feel.
UFO rotors are available if that is your problem ... yes, they are a bit
on the expensive side, but they last a long time.
San Jose, CA (USA)
> Was considering the G60 Front Brake Swap - does it require any mods to
> the suspension, ie struts? What is general consensus on whether it is
> worth doing?
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