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    Brake upgrade-Cayman S

    I have a Cayman S which I love. Am thinking of an ECU upgrade. If so maybe the brakes should be up graded. Have been looking at EBC yellow? Any inf appreciated. May also go to 19" wheels.

    Re: Brake upgrade-Cayman S

    You'll see 15-20bhp at most from an ECU upgrade - thats hardly likely to trouble a brake set up thats shared with 911 series cars that are not only more powerful but heavier too.

    Re: Brake upgrade-Cayman S

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    PeteWalsh9 said:
    I have a Cayman S which I love. Am thinking of an ECU upgrade. If so maybe the brakes should be up graded. Have been looking at EBC yellow? Any inf appreciated. May also go to 19" wheels.


    RUF do a 400HP Cayman called 3400K Coupe, using the standard brakes. Don't bother and save the cost and get the wheels.

    Re: Brake upgrade-Cayman S

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    PeteWalsh9 said:
    Have been looking at EBC yellow



    I assume you are referring to upgraded brake pads? Unless you attend a lot of track days there should be no need to do so. If you'd upgrade the engine to 997S specs (>50 add. hp) that's another story.

    There are a couple of offers for mild tunings, usually a different exhaust & modified ECU. Not sure about those offerings in the UK but apart from a couple more horses the car should feel more lively at high RPMs.

    Re: Brake upgrade-Cayman S

    Thanks for the comments,prob leave it standard and get wheels.

     
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