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cjj wrote: Oh yes.
Which is why I want better.
The coversion was good, but the weak point was using the old standard calipers which aren't brilliant and don't age well. The brake distribution, even between the 2 pads on the same caliper is crap. This is a downside of single pot calipers.
Edunit wrote: Also, I have bought a pair of 160 four-pots on fleabay - could you tell me what mods are needed (got 16s)? Does it need a m/cyl change?
Edunit wrote: The only warping on discs I have ever experienced has been due to the disc design/material but I suppose if you pressurise it - in the extreme - on one side only, something's got to give. I am interested in fitting 280s to my car (old 1.8i) - is there any way to improve the 'slide-ability' of the existing caliper?
Also, I have bought a pair of 160 four-pots on fleabay - could you tell me what mods are needed (got 16s)? Does it need a m/cyl change?
GOLDIE wrote: Wouldnt a bigger disc, disperse the heat more, and would a vented disc be better?