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MessengerOfDeath
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Jun 14, 1:06am - #199029 
Brake Converstion Question

I have a Celica GT with stock 15 " Rims.. but I am about to change them to the GTS 16 Inch Rims...

My question is... Should I change the Rear Drum Brakes to the GTS Rear Disc Brakes?

If so and even if I do not have to..

Where can I purchase the GTS Rear Disc Brake kit and how much should it cost?

Do any of you know where I can get them installed too around Maryland or VA?

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Jun 14, 1:19am - #199030 
well the rear disc brake conversion is kinda tricky since you have to change the whole hub and run the new E-Brake line. also the only place i know to look is at the junk yard or find someone who totaled their car in a front end collsion. not worth the trouble but the conversion would be nice. Oh and you might need the GTS Master brake cylynder also.


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Jun 14, 8:11am - #199031 
but if you just throw gts rims on the car... do not put an "s" next to your gt... or claim your car is a gts... those true beleivers know it isnt and will screw you!

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Jun 14, 8:15am - #199032 

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Jun 14, 8:42am - #199033 
^^ that is everything needed for the conversion from ssbc? confused

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Jun 14, 8:44am - #199034 
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Jun 14, 8:45am - #199035 
Originally Posted by narcolepsy123456
^^ that is everything needed for the conversion from ssbc? confused


yeah, the link trog posted to SSBC is everything you'll need for a rear drum-to-disc conversion. I'll probably be getting this done soon unless I just go with a Big Brake Kit up front and ssbl's all around...

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Jun 14, 6:41pm - #199036 
cool cool, having three jobs over the summer is finally paying off. i'll try to get these soon.

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Jun 14, 10:53pm - #199037 
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