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i was on ecs tuning and saw rear calipers for 215 ea. for a vwpart. but then i called o'reilly auto parts and saw some calipers that are a1 cardone brand for 81.99.
is this a good brand? what do you guys use?

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Never heard of it, but i am sure they are fine for a DD if not pushed hard or tracked.

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most a remaned oem parts. order the cheap ones, check for a vw logo in the store casted on them. return it if it doesnt have it. i did rhis with my scirocco kept returning them until i got remed oem ones. luck of the draw.

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