User Tag List

Thanks Thanks:  0
Likes Likes:  0
Results 1 to 9 of 9

Thread: Quick Question Brakes

  1. #1
    Regular Member DarylAAS's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    South Shields
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default Quick Question Brakes

    Got a quick question... i need new brakes all round and have the following options..

    Fronts
    285mm or 302mm
    Rears
    279mm or 292mm

    What do i go for...

    thanks

  2. #2
    Regular Member Penfold101's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Combination of Preston and Oxfordshire...
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default

    Depends on your engine mate...

  3. #3
    Regular Member DarylAAS's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    South Shields
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default

    1.9 150.... although just spoke to my mate who says all 150's have 308s.. and when ive gone and measured mine it seems i have 285 ?????

  4. #4
    Regular Member Penfold101's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Combination of Preston and Oxfordshire...
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default

    He be talking - Yours are 285 fronts and 278 rears mate. The 308mm's come on the old Vec B V6's , the Astra and the Corsa VXR...

  5. #5
    Regular Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Location
    preston
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default

    agreed with above

    i have 302mm calipers / carriers needing a good home as im going to 314mm front / 292 mm rear setup

  6. #6
    Regular Member DarylAAS's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    South Shields
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default

    champion... cheaper discs for me then lmao... thanks for all the help guys...

  7. #7
    Regular Member Jezzy's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2009
    Location
    S.E
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default


  8. #8
    Regular Member DarylAAS's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    South Shields
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Jezzy View Post
    Thanks Matey your a star...

  9. #9
    Full Member chrisvectra's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Are you VXR Enough
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    13 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats

    Vehicle : VXR8 6.0 muscle SRI ESTATE XP1

    Trim : VXR/ SRI ESTATE CDTI XP1

    Engine : 6.0 V8 Thunder

    Year : 2008

    Default

    if you go up too the 302's fella you will need the calipers and carriers i did this to mine and the brakes are brill now
    VXR IS FOR LIFE NOT JUST FOR THRILLS !



Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Quick fix for rear brakes
    By wayne10244 in forum Suspension, Wheels & Brakes
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 12th March 2012, 08:02
  2. Quick Question - Need a Quick Answer if Possible
    By RobW in forum Suspension, Wheels & Brakes
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 8th February 2011, 23:55
  3. Big brakes , lowered and a quick wash
    By husky in forum Quick Photo Album
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: 31st December 2010, 21:23
  4. brakes question
    By jb-redbull in forum Vectra C / Signum Car Chat
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 19th November 2010, 10:08
  5. Quick brakes question
    By Geoff644NI in forum Handling & Braking
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 8th September 2009, 18:17

Visitors found this page by searching for:

Nobody landed on this page from a search engine, yet!

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •