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RE: 98S70 non-Turbo<p>I am ordering parts from FCP..suspension and Brakes. This is for a light to moderately driven family car. Are there any reasons to purchase one manufacturer brake disc over another .. choices being<br>Brembo<br>Ate<br>Zimmerman cross drilled ?<p>Also, how many miles do the strut mounts usually last on these cars? <br>Thanks<br>Mike
 

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Brembo's are now made all over the world...ones from one country are great- ones from China are crap... people have had strange problems with them. I've never heard anything bad about Zimmerman's- buy those. Btw, I bought some from eBay (cross drilled and slotted w/ a diamond cut and zinc plated) and paid about $200 for 4 shipped... they've been great!. If you want to know the vendor, I'll look it up for you- can't remember right off the bat but seems like R-1 Concepts or something like that.
 

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+1 for Zimmerman. I've been using them for about 7 years now. They seem to last and wear better than the Brembo rotors and the ATE at half the price.
 

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The Zimmerman's are made in Germany so I think there's a certain level of quality control you know you're getting.<br>I use there X-drilled rotors and they've been great and lasted quite a long time now.
 

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<TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>PM</b> »</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">+1 for Zimmerman. I've been using them for about 7 years now. </TD></TR></TABLE><p>+2. <br> I use regular ones (not drilled) though.
 

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i bought the set of R1concepts cross drilled slotted and zinc plated rotors, i can honestly say these things are fantastic. i have had them on for about a year and a half now and they have great stopping power, plus they wear like iron. <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://********************/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://********************/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0">
 

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+1 for the R1concepts cross drilled slotted and zinc plated rotors ! ! !
 

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<TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>MadeInJapan</b> »</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">+1 for the R1concepts cross drilled slotted and zinc plated rotors ! ! ! </TD></TR></TABLE><p>How well does the zinc plating hold up in winter driving? I bought a pair of silver-cad plated rotors for my wife's R and they looked like crap after one winter. <p>
 
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