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Big Brake Kits? #381487 Jan 23, 8:37am Jan 23, 8:37am
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Big Brake Kits?
Hey all, I know there's AEM, ROTORA, SSBC and companies like that. Prob is I have a GT and want to convert the rear to disc. I only know of SSBC conversion for the rear, but like the Rotora kit(only front). Other than TRD does anyone know of a big brake kit that converts the rear to disc and also replaces the fronts too. I don't want to use 2 different brands of kits.

Re: Big Brake Kits? [Re: Psquared] #381488 Jan 23, 10:48am Jan 23, 10:48am
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get the rear brakes from a GTS, but instead of replacing the rotors with the factory rotors get a BB rear kit that would be for a gts and install it


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Re: Big Brake Kits? [Re: My Sixth Gear] #381489 Jan 23, 1:42pm Jan 23, 1:42pm
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I thought of that, but has anyone ever actually done the GT/GTS conversion fot the rear discs. I heard people say the axels are different sizes so it's not possible to do and stuff like that. I don't know the truth to that but...??? It sounds like it would work.

Re: Big Brake Kits? [Re: Psquared] #381490 Jan 23, 1:55pm Jan 23, 1:55pm
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yes people have done it, i dont know about the axles being different sizes.. i'd have to let someone who has done the swap fill in because i haven't done it before so i dont know exactly what parts you need


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