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  1. FS: Brake rotors/pads, CC, in Atlanta GA.

    Parts For Sale
    All was ordered from ECS by previous buyer (380+ shipping new). I was going to put on my 2011 CC, 5x112, decided not to. All brand new. $330 Meet in Norcross or Peachtree Corners. Front slotted and cross drilled rotors Rear plain rotors Plain rear brake pads GreenStuff Performance front...
  2. Slightly Used B5.5 Front Rotors/Pads - FREE.

    Parts For Sale
    The Punch Line A set of (slightly) used B5.5 front pads/rotors is yours for free. I only ask to be reimbursed for the cost of shipping. The Story When my front pads and rotors finally wore out, I had the dealer install a new set. Although they performed fine, they generated a great deal of...
  3. Getting ready to do a brake job - pads and rotors

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hello guys - Have a B5.5 - 2002 V6 GLX 2.8L FWD, has 141k on it. Rotors and Pads are pretty much shot. I am no mechanic, but will have a buddy who has done this before help me out. But first I need to buy the parts. not looking to spend a lot on it.. have a few questions - hopefully someone...
  4. Where to buy brake rotors/pads online?

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Aside from ECS, that is... Looking to get a set of front Centric Premium rotors (312mm) and a set of pads for the front, probably PBR Deluxe. Any thoughts? And while yeah, I am in Canada, I'd prefer a US based site since prices are way cheaper than here and I can ship them to a UPS store on the...
  5. Good source for replacement ROTORS/Pads?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hello all, Owner of a 2005 Passat 4Motion V6, and due somewhat soon for new brakes. Rotors are at the point where machining isn't really much of an option, so I'm going to be replacing Rotors and pads on this job. My use for the car is normal driving, so my first thought was just a straight...
  6. Reco for rear rotors/pads

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    The stealer just informed me that the rear pads on my 06, 2.0T are due very soon. I intend to change both the rear rotors and the pads. Can I use larger rotors than the stock ones without spending additional $$ on other brake components. I was contemplating EBC greenpads. Which rotors to use...
  7. New slotted rear rotors/pads - clicking noise while braking

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Over the weekend I put new rear rotors and pads on my B5.5 wagon. I ordered from ECS Tuning and was blown away by the fast shipping again. Incredible store. Fantastic. The rotors I bought were "Slotted Rotor - 9.6 (245x10) - Pair, Zinc Coated ES#54". The pads I chose were "HPS Performance Pads...
  8. brake rotors/pads... and body kit ponderings

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    so, even if a lot of people have 'em, i love the votex kit. im gonna try to get one. my question is this - given my passat is a stock color and the paint is in overall very good condition ('04), can i just get the body kit pieces painted and then install them, or is it common knowledge that you...
  9. front wheels and steering wheel shake when highway braking & it's not bad rotors/pads

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    front wheels and steering wheel shake when highway braking & it's not bad rotors/pads The front wheels shake, sometimes rather violently enough that it loudly rattles the steering wheel, while braking from about 55+ mph... doesn't matter if it's light braking or heavy braking. This has been...
  10. SEMI URGENT: Just Did Rear Rotors/Pads - E-brake Looser?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I am typing with blackened hands. I just did the rear rotors and pads with Brembo/Axxis Combo. I did the road test and everything seems ok. I cannot push the car when the E-Brake is on. However I noticed when pulling up the E-brake it goes about an inch further by the button?! Is this normal...
  11. best place to buy rotors/pads?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    i did a search but figured it was easy to just start a new thread. what's the best place to deal with? and what rotors do you guys recommend?....would like to go with a slotted. i've read that some rotors don't have a coating on the hats and they get rusty pretty easily. also, i've read that...
  12. Cheapest place for slotted rotors/pads???

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    With the group buy over now, I am on the hunt for slotted rotors and want to know when the next group buy is or which sites have the best prices. ECS's prices are within my budget but I'd like to know how fair they are or if I can do a little better. I'm also looking for Hawk HPS pads so if you...
  13. FS: AEB Timing Kit, Front Rotors/Pads

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    FS: AEB Timing Kit, Front Rotors/Pads - Sold Looks like the TB Kit and rotors/pads are sold. Can't imagine too much interest in the steelies but they are still there. I have a brand new timing belt kit and water pump for a 99' B5 AEB Engine for sale. This is from ECS Tuning, their Ultimate...
  14. installing new rotors/pads

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    hey, guys, i'm new to this forum and to passats so please bear with me...does anyone have a link to a DIY for replacement of front and rear rotors and pads? i have a '99 1.8t gls...are there any different fitment issues or can i get any rotor/pad that fit all B5's? any and all help would be...
  15. Where to get Brake install on LI..FR/RR rotors/pads

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I will be needing to do a Rotor FR /RR and pads all around soon. I will be doing aftermarket, so VW won't touch it...looking for recomendations on a good shop around Long Island, preferably out by me in Suffolk but I would drive a ways if necessary.... Pete p.s. I'll need to do my clutch soon...
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