|01-23-2013 11:07 AM|
|American Henchman||can you screen capture your rock auto cart. i am too lazy to look all the items up individually and would rather just copy the descriptions that you have.|
|01-14-2013 07:18 PM|
|badazz2010focus||Hey adam I was piecing together one from rock auto but I ran into a snag....something about spindles from another member. It looked like they had almost everything.|
|01-14-2013 05:01 PM|
There is a website i have been looking at for the past week, and they have reasr brake conversion kits... about 1500$ from a company called k-sports. They have two kits, one says oem handbrake wont work. they other kits says it will. check it out if you want.
|12-29-2012 04:07 PM|
|gtferrari||ive heard 05-07 st will work but what about a zws brake setup work or one from a zts?|
|12-27-2012 02:23 PM|
|mac.mogul||I have a conversion kit as well that i plan to install next year, but the ebrake issue is a big deal to me and I'm really just waiting to see what others are doing to ensure 100% functionality and safety.|
|12-27-2012 01:40 PM|
|12-27-2012 07:32 AM|
Make that 2
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I am however having some trouble getting my parking break to work. Seems like no matter how hard I tighten the nut to the cable and how hard I lift, the rear disks just don't seem to want to pinch the brakes together. I haven't had a chance to look at it since the original install but plan on doing it soon. What fun is an E-brake if you can't use it to @$$ drag in the winter?
|12-24-2012 06:23 PM|
Why yes, yes it is.
I did mine about 2 years ago, sadly there was a kit, but ford stopped making some of the parts in it so it has been discontinued. HOWEVER if you find a wrecked SVT or half gen ST then you can get the rear brake stuff off of it and transplant onto your car. That's what I did, my brake "kit" is off of a totaled 2003 SVT. A bunch of us 2nd gen guys have done it, there should be a how to on here someplace.
|12-24-2012 03:48 PM|
its possible for sure, its just a matter of $.
and for your noisy drums its just brake dust, take off the outer hub and take a can of brake cleaner(safer) or take a can of compressed air or w/e and blow it out, PLS make sure to wear a good dust mask because you do not ever want to breath that in... and make sure your skin is covered and wash your clothes after.
|12-24-2012 01:54 PM|
I did this on my old car and I am pretty sure its possible on the 08-11 focus. Somebody posted about it not long ago, I am not sure if there is a kit or if one of the older kits can be used.
I would love to do it but for my old car it cost me $48 from the junk yard for both hubs. This would cost a little bit more.
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