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Old 10-29-2018, 06:52 AM
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Hi, looking to get a set of these caliper heat shield - they are stainless steel, does anyone know the part number? thanks



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Old 10-29-2018, 07:56 AM
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Those insert into the pistons it appears. Might reduce heat transfer a bit. I use titanium shims behind my track pads. Not a cure all but every bit helps.
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Thanks - I was hoping someone would know the part number on these.. before I did something different.
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Here is a schematic that shows the part" #9 Heat Shield from an early A4, C54 brake system
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What year A4? Could it be item #10 here? https://audi.7zap.com/en/usa/audi+a4.../6/615-615030/
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Turns out I just made a set - very easy. They are .020 stainless, 2 /18" in diameter and the tangs are 1/4" wide and 3/4" deep. My neighbor had some .020 sheet and I cut them out with tin snips - simple heat shields! thanks for your help.
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