Secures the caliper to the spindle, painted red.
When you are doing a simple brake job, the last thing you want is some unexpected headaches. That can easily happen though, if a bolt is cross threaded, stripped, or broken off in the caliper carrier, your vehicle can be completely undriveable until it's fixed. The slide pins of the carriers can also become corroded and damaged, not allowing your calipers to glide as intended. Don't take a chance on a shoddy repair when it comes to a system as important as your brakes. Replace your caliper carriers and get your vehicle back on the road. Complete replacement caliper carrier that INCLUDES the guide pins and boots.
This new caliper carrier from Volkswagen/Audi will keep your brakes operating smoothly for years to come. An easy replacement, you don't have to run the risk of failure due to a questionable repair, helicoil kit, or damage to the slide pins. This carrier will give you a little piece of mind for when that unexpected damage does occur. A factory direct piece identical to what your car was equipped with originally.