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Mamod17
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Mystery brake calipers

Post by Mamod17 » Sun Jul 09, 2017 11:40 pm

Can any detectives out there identify what model these calipers might be suited for? They're stamped with M. The numbers
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read 60/28/315. Theoretically, the should be off a 6er.
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Re: Mystery brake calipers

Post by redrumm3 » Mon Jul 10, 2017 1:02 pm

I believe those are e36 M3 Front Calipers.

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Re: Mystery brake calipers

Post by Mamod17 » Tue Jul 11, 2017 6:23 am

Thanks Scott!
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Re: Mystery brake calipers

Post by GazM3 » Tue Jul 11, 2017 11:59 am

I'm pretty sure e36 m3 disks and e34 m5 disks will bolt straight on 315mm dia
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Re: Mystery brake calipers

Post by Brucey » Tue Jul 11, 2017 12:53 pm

IIRC the 60/28/315 marking may indicate

piston diameter/disc thickness/disc diameter

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Re: Mystery brake calipers

Post by Mamod17 » Sat Sep 30, 2017 5:32 am

Thanks Brucey
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