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    Default Brake Query

    I'm looking on upgrading my brakes set up and purchasing bigger calipers, disks etc. The question is, What is the maximum size disk i can get for fronts and rears with standard 17" SRi wheels on my facelift Vectra? Will i be able to get 314 set up?

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    Vehicle : Vectra-C

    Trim : SRi XP2 Nav

    Engine : 1.9 CDTi 150

    Year : 2008

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    Will get 314 front and 292 rear, no probs, and well worth it.

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    Vehicle : Facelift Insignia/Corsa D

    Trim : LE/VXR

    Engine : 2.0 cdti/1.6 Turbo

    Year : 13/07

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    It is actually possible to fit the VXR 345's under the 17" wheels but I wouldn't want to buy them unless you were sure you had clearance. The balance weights etc have the be kept clear of the caliper

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    Anyone any idea where i can get the parts from and what sort of price i'm looking at?

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    Vehicle : Facelift Insignia/Corsa D

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    If your buying new your looking at about 3-400 for 314's

    VXR brakes will set ya back about 7-800

    Best looking out on ebay for a set but remember to get the carriers as well as the calipers

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    Vehicle : Vectra-C

    Trim : SRi XP2 Nav

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    Some rear calipers for the 292 rear discs....
    http://www.vectra-c.com/forum/showthread.php?t=107032

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