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  1. Vented to Solid rear brake discs

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I'm in the process of changing my discs and the old discs at the rear are of the vented variety. Can you just simply fit solid discs with the existing caliper? Also are the brake pads the same for vented and solid discs? Thanks,
  2. How long should rear brakes last on a 9-3 aero conv?

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi I have an 18 month old 9-3 TTiD Aero conv thats only done 18k miles, the rear brakes have started making a noise so it went into the main dealer who has told me in needs new rear discs and pads at £300! My question is, how long would you expect to get out of a set of rear brakes? the front...
  3. 2001 9-3 Convertible - terrible brakes shortly after replacement.

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    A couple of months ago i changed all 4 discs and both sets of pads - replacing them with Mintex discs and EBC Redstuff pads all round. While initially feeling slightly more positive than the old brakes they seem to have deteriorated substantially over the last couple of weeks to the point where...
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