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Originally posted by dewolf
What's the difference between the front and rear calipers. Mine uses the same brake pad front and back, are they all like that? Is it the piston size that's different?
It's not the calipers that are the issue, it's the rotors. Look at the cost difference for the 1978-80 turbo as opposed to later turbos. The front rotors will cost you over $800, that's JUST the rotors. The 1978-80 turbos get hosed on price more than any other model it seems. I wonder if they could be "upgraded" to 1981-89 brakes.

1979 RoW 930
1999 BMW Z3

Originally posted by randywebb
It is the people who have some kind of psychological problem and use the car (or some hierarchy they set up involving the cars) to try to elevate their personal sense of self-worth that irks me. I feel sorry for them of course, but they are difficult to put up with.
Old 02-06-2007, 04:42 AM
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