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Old 02-08-2013, 10:44 AM   #1
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Rear disc conversion

I found a focus sedan with rear disc brakes and im gunna pull the roaders, calipers. What all do i need off car for brakes to function including ebrake.


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Old 02-08-2013, 10:52 AM   #2
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Unless you are constantly stopping from 100+ mph you are better off burning the money youd spend in your driveway.
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I know i dont really need rear discs. Just like the look of rear dics thats why i asked what is needed to do swop.
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rear disc conversion

In addition to the rotors and calipers, you will need the rear stub axles (spindles), caliper mounting brackets, dust shields, and ebrake cables. Richard Bridgette, Huntersville, NC.
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Old 02-09-2013, 03:21 PM   #5
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Cool thanks man
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yea I converted mine last year on a previous focus I had & the whole process only took about 4 hours, fairly simple to swap over as the stub axles are only held on by 4 bolts, the hardest part I found was removing the old handbrake cable & fitting the other.

good luck with the swap
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Ye i got wait till my income tax comes in and hope the car is still at junk yard.
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Ye i got wait till my income tax comes in and hope the car is still at junk yard.
Put some cash down, so they save them for you. Also a great time to add SS line's too.
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Ye stainless lines be nice but i decided to pass and get caught up on bills. Ill fine one another time that has discs to use on myn.
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