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    4 stud 308"

    Upgrading my front brakes to 308.
    Not going to buy new parts If I can help it.

    What will I need?
    nukcle from a 5 stud
    caliper carriers from a turbo
    5 stud from a 1.8 up wards brake calipers
    308 discs
    turbo pads

    am I missing anything?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brett
    Upgrading my front brakes to 308.
    Not going to buy new parts If I can help it.

    What will I need?
    nukcle from a 5 stud
    caliper carriers from a turbo
    5 stud from a 1.8 up wards brake calipers
    308 discs
    turbo pads

    am I missing anything?
    nope all sorted mate best to get the caliper carriers new from stumpy on hear as they are cheap 2nd hand one will prob cost you more

    dead easy to fit about 30 mins a side with air tools or 45mins oith the keep fit ones

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    thats sound matey.
    Its not going to be as dear as first thought

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    when i did my ones it cost me
    Ł150 all in as i got the
    nukcle from a 5 stud
    caliper carriers from a turbo
    5 stud from a 1.8 up wards brake calipers
    from a car that i was braking
    308 discs
    turbo pads :- note use vectra 2.6 v6 pads they are the same size but Ł35 cheaper

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    your man who sorted out my gearbox and hubs should have most of these?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brett
    your man who sorted out my gearbox and hubs should have most of these?
    yep he will mate
    tell tim that you know me he will sort you out no probs
    the only thing he might not have is the 4 stud 308mm's
    is this the guy in essex ?

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    yes matey
    I was going to re drill a set of 5 stud disks

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    then he will have a set of them as he has a parts company as well as the brakers yard

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brett
    yes matey
    I was going to re drill a set of 5 stud disks
    Isn't it possible to just buy 4stuf 308s?

    Whats the smallest wheel yuou can get away with for 308s?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Skót
    Isn't it possible to just buy 4stuf 308s?

    Whats the smallest wheel yuou can get away with for 308s?
    16's but only some kinds of 16's
    yes its that pic again dam i miss the astra

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