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    Ok , who will know what size pads and discs I need for the front of my 53 plate V6 3.0 signum? Also , whats a good brand , I dont usually have performance cars so usually just get the off the shelf parts. The wife usually get the performance car , oh well she will just have to do with my old 2007 remapped 150 vectra.
    I think I need to spoil my siggy as it gives me so much pleasure driving it...lol.

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    Should be 314's on it mate. Depends how much you want to spend really.

    If you go to Vx you can get police spec pads (which i've been told are rather dusty)

    Moving on from that you can go to EBC greenstuff (road based) or red stuff (probably a tad overkill for an everyday car)

    Black diamond also do fast road pads.

    As for discs you'd probably be looking at ebc turbo groove discs or similar

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    Cheers John , wasnt sure if they may be 302mm , they do look big , but there again after the 2 vectra c's I have had , they would

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    Do they have a square bit on the anti rattle spring? if so then they are definatly 314's. Pretty sure all of the V6 cdtis have 314's as the gsi's went to 314mm when the 3.0v6 came out

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    check your VIN on LMF Website for right size

    otherwise take the wheel off and measure the disc

    police spec pads also available via LMF

    thats what mine will have very soon

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