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    I have a my 2005 GTS 1.8, and wanted to upgrade to larger diameter discs, do i need to change calipers also? The current discs are 285 fr and 278 rear. I want to go 302 fr. the rim is the standard 17".Thanks for your help

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    Yes you will need bigger calipers an carriers

    314mm from the 3.0 will be a nice upgrade

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    Thank you for the info! Will the 314's fit in a 17" rim; also, know of any reputable used parts store?

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    Yes they fit fine my v6 cdti has standard 17 sri. Wheels

    No a think best bet is eBay

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    Ok, will do.
    thanks!

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    guess postage is going to cost a huge amount but i have a mate who has my old 302 callipers, carriers and disk n pad set with 1k miles on them and not used them, i can see if he want to sell if you like ???

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