Disc Brakes and Pads

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2015/05/24 11:15:35 (permalink)

Disc Brakes and Pads

A useful bit of info was garnered on the recent visit to JAZ Porsche St Albans is that the original Brake Discs on the 987 Gen1 are manufactured by Sebro and according to Steve at JAZ are indistinguishable from Original Porsche apart from the Porsche Part marking and their kite mark which he didn't actually say where the marks are but coatings etc are as Porsche, Original Brake Pads are Textar.

Disc Wear

Cayman is:

Front - Original thickness = 24mm Minimum = 22mm
Rear - Original thickness = 20mm Minimum = 18mm

Cayman S is:

Front - Original thickness = 28mm Minimum = 26mm    Pads 17,0mm ( Textar OEM )
Rear - Original thickness = 24mm Minimum = 22mm     Pads 15,5mm ( Textar OEM )
post edited by Buddy - 2017/08/21 12:04:59

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    spyderman
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    RE: Disc Brakes and Pads 2015/05/24 14:34:03 (permalink)
    Pretty good value through EuroCarParts.com too - especially when you get one of their discount codes. We ran the Sebro discs on my race car for three seasons without any problems - so long as you replace them when they start to crack around the cross drill holes.

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