[V8] G60 Brakes
i.rautenberg at waratap.com
Wed Mar 1 15:40:09 EST 2006
No, just the UrS4 and S6. The others have the wrong offset, so you'd have a
narrower track up front. You could use the front struts of an
already-converted V8 or already-converted '91 200q20v.
----- Original Message -----
From: <daves745t at optonline.net>
To: "Ingo Rautenberg" <i.rautenberg at waratap.com>
Cc: "Audifans V8" <V8 at audifans.com>
Sent: Wednesday, March 01, 2006 3:18 PM
Subject: Re: [V8] G60 Brakes
> Thanks for the replies. I've researched the archives
> and it isn't exactly clear. Based on what I found it appears
> that I require the hub and strut assembly from a URS4 or
> S6 (or I assume a 92-93 V8Q). I guess my dumb
> (or dumber) question for the day is - What
> encompasses the "Strut Assembly"? Is it the
> Strut housing and the strut itself? Or just the
> strut housing, although I wouldn't think my
> V8's strut would fit, right?
> Besides the model years indicated, are there
> others that would work too? Such as 92-94
> Thanks again.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Ingo Rautenberg <i.rautenberg at waratap.com>
> Date: Wednesday, March 1, 2006 2:17 pm
> Subject: Re: [V8] G60 Brakes
> > They only fit strut housings that are designed for them.
> > Therefore, if you
> > had the strut housings from the S4 as well, then you'd be good to
> > go. Only
> > UFO brakes and rotors will fit stock UFO strut housings...
> > Ingo
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: <daves745t at optonline.net>
> > To: "Audifans V8" <V8 at audifans.com>
> > Sent: Wednesday, March 01, 2006 12:53 PM
> > Subject: [V8] G60 Brakes
> > > Much to my chagrin, I purchased
> > > G60 calipers & Rotors off a
> > > 93 URS4 and was just told by
> > > my indy that they won't
> > > fit my 1990 V8Q. Showing my
> > > ignorance - I thought all G60s
> > > were alike and apparently they
> > > are not.
> > >
> > > Would anyone car to enlighten
> > > me on what Audi/VW models
> > > with G60 brakes would fit my
> > > 1990 V8Q? Or how one would
> > > be able to tell just by looking
> > > at the calipers? I had cleaned and
> > > painted them black, and the only
> > > markings I saw was "G60" and
> > > "Girling" . . . surprise, surprise.
> > > Thanks.
> > > -DaveM
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