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Old 04-25-2019, 05:45 PM   #1
Avdigigeek
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2010 Brake change & rotor sizes ?

Hello all,
I need to do the brakes on my 2010 GTI with the TRW calipers.
Can anyone point me to a newbs guide on how to tell the rotor sizes and a how to by chance?
thanks in advance,
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Old 05-01-2019, 09:49 PM   #2
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From ECS tuning for the 2010 282/286mm rotors: **This brake rotor set is designed for the 282/286mm TRW rear brakes. Please check your existing parts prior to ordering. TRW rear braking components have the following identifiers.

282x12 or 286x12 mm rear rotor size (accommodates either size)
Thread in (flare style) rear brake line connections

For >=2011 rotors:
Bosch rear braking components have the following identifiers.

272x10 mm (10.7") rear rotor size.
Banjo style rear brake line connections.
Caliper has "Bosch" cast into the caliper body.
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Old 05-06-2019, 06:39 PM   #3
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From ECS tuning for the 2010 282/286mm rotors: **This brake rotor set is designed for the 282/286mm TRW rear brakes. Please check your existing parts prior to ordering. TRW rear braking components have the following identifiers.

282x12 or 286x12 mm rear rotor size (accommodates either size)
Thread in (flare style) rear brake line connections

For >=2011 rotors:
Bosch rear braking components have the following identifiers.

272x10 mm (10.7") rear rotor size.
Banjo style rear brake line connections.
Caliper has "Bosch" cast into the caliper body.

thank you!
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