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Aug 28, 9:54pm - #40481 
Powerslot Rotors and Brake install guide and review

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Hey guys I installed my new Power Slot rotors and Hawk HPS brake pads today.

I haven't full broke everything in yet, but what I can feel so far is that this is a great upgrade. Especially if you don't want to go with a big brake kit. The stopping power is definately upped. I can't wait till everything is broke in and I can feel the full power of these. thumbsup thumbsup


Here's the install guide.

https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthrea...;o=&fpart=1


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Aug 28, 10:11pm - #40482 
It looks HOT. How much did you pay for the rotors?


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Aug 28, 10:17pm - #40483 
wow~~This is here just in time!!
i ordered my EBC green stuff brake pads today~ should comein in about a week or so~
i have some questions tho, if i am to just change the pads, i could simply just pull them out then replacing them rite?

by the way, hows the Hawk HPS pads doing?
i am thinking of getting Hawks for the rear...(i got the EBC for the front already)


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Aug 28, 10:19pm - #40484 
that's awesome dude!!
I want TRD brakes.


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Aug 28, 10:24pm - #40485 
Originally Posted by Elec-FuYu
wow~~This is here just in time!!
i ordered my EBC green stuff brake pads today~ should comein in about a week or so~
i have some questions tho, if i am to just change the pads, i could simply just pull them out then replacing them rite?

by the way, hows the Hawk HPS pads doing?
i am thinking of getting Hawks for the rear...(i got the EBC for the front already)


So far so good. I still need to get everything fully broken in.
As for just replacing the pads, all you need to do is remove the bottom capiler bolt and rotate the caliper out of the way like in the picture below step 20. Them just replace the pads and reposition in the caplier. It's really simply to just do pads.

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Aug 28, 10:24pm - #40486 
Originally Posted by Stun
It looks HOT. How much did you pay for the rotors?


100 a piece.

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Aug 29, 12:58am - #40487 
Correct me if i am wrong...
did you get your rotors and pads at The Tires Rack?
i got mine EBC pads there~
did you only change the front pads and rotors or both front and rear?


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Aug 29, 1:16am - #40488 
get some axxis ultimate cermaic carbon pads.

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Aug 29, 5:39am - #40489 
Originally Posted by RicePowered
Originally Posted by Stun
It looks HOT. How much did you pay for the rotors?


100 a piece.


eek Where did you get them?


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Aug 29, 5:40am - #40490 
Should of got Big brakes grin rofl Looks good though thumbsup

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Aug 29, 7:31am - #40491 
Looks awesoe , your car has great flow. thumbsup

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Aug 29, 1:10pm - #40492 
Originally Posted by Elec-FuYu
Correct me if i am wrong...
did you get your rotors and pads at The Tires Rack?
i got mine EBC pads there~
did you only change the front pads and rotors or both front and rear?


Yup that's where I got them from ... I have a GT so I only needed to replace the front.

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Sep 2, 7:17am - #40493 
Thats great Rice, glad hear your liking them. Also awsome work on the install guide!!!! This is the next mod for my GT (you already know that), this is just making me bite at the bit more. I must say I'm glad it was you that beat me to it. thumbsup grin

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Sep 2, 12:28pm - #40494 
Nice install guide, definitely let us know how you like them after they're broken in. I know I need some more stopping power.


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Sep 2, 6:52pm - #40495 
That is so,so SWEET looking. thumbsup thumbsup Did you do the rear as well?



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Sep 2, 6:58pm - #40496 
looks really good...


trog...post pics of your big breaks.

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Sep 2, 7:15pm - #40497 
Well I finally broke them in driving to delaware and back and all I can say is thumbsup thumbsup

They look great, no rust anymore from water and there is a noticable increase in stopping power. Nothing spectacular as we still only have one piston calipers, but there is a noticable difference.

The Hawk Pads and performing excellent. Very low dust and no squeeking noises.

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