2001 Volvo S80 Brakes
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    1. #1
      Junior Member cwebbs60's Avatar
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      Jan 2004

      2001 Volvo S80 Brakes

      I have to replace the brake pad and rotors on my S80 and there are two different sizes, 286mm and 305mm. I realize I can just measure the ones I have on their already, but does it matter what size I have? I mean, if they are 286mm, could I still get the 305mm? Or are the sizes based on other mechanical components that require one size or the other.

      Any help is appreciated

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    3. #2
      Junior Member
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      Apr 2005
      Kent, WA
      The rotors are not interchangeable without some work. The 305 rotors need a different mounting bracket for the caliper.
      '05 S60 T5 Manual, 222K miles, '00 S70 T5 M 210K miles; former race cars: 544, 122, 142

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