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Powerslot Rotors and Brake install guide and review #40481 Aug 28, 8:54pm Aug 28, 8:54pm
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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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Re: Brake install guide and review [Re: RicePowered] #40482 Aug 28, 9:11pm Aug 28, 9:11pm
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It looks HOT. How much did you pay for the rotors?


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Re: Brake install guide and review [Re: RicePowered] #40483 Aug 28, 9:17pm Aug 28, 9:17pm
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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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Re: Brake install guide and review [Re: RicePowered] #40484 Aug 28, 9:19pm Aug 28, 9:19pm
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that's awesome dude!!
I want TRD brakes.


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Re: Brake install guide and review [Re: Elec-FuYu] #40485 Aug 28, 9:24pm Aug 28, 9:24pm
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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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Originally Posted by Stun
It looks HOT. How much did you pay for the rotors?


100 a piece.

Re: Powerslot Rotors and Brake install guide and review [Re: RicePowered] #40487 Aug 28, 11:58pm Aug 28, 11:58pm
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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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Re: Powerslot Rotors and Brake install guide and review [Re: RicePowered] #40488 Aug 29, 12:16am Aug 29, 12:16am
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get some axxis ultimate cermaic carbon pads.

Re: Brake install guide and review [Re: RicePowered] #40489 Aug 29, 4:39am Aug 29, 4:39am
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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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Re: Powerslot Rotors and Brake install guide and review [Re: RicePowered] #40490 Aug 29, 4:40am Aug 29, 4:40am
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Should of got Big brakes grin rofl Looks good though thumbsup

Re: Powerslot Rotors and Brake install guide and review [Re: RicePowered] #40491 Aug 29, 6:31am Aug 29, 6:31am
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Looks awesoe , your car has great flow. thumbsup

Re: Powerslot Rotors and Brake install guide and review [Re: Elec-FuYu] #40492 Aug 29, 12:10pm Aug 29, 12:10pm
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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.

Re: Powerslot Rotors and Brake install guide and review [Re: RicePowered] #40493 Sep 2, 6:17am Sep 2, 6:17am
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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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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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Re: Powerslot Rotors and Brake install guide and review [Re: RicePowered] #40495 Sep 2, 5:52pm Sep 2, 5:52pm
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That is so,so SWEET looking. thumbsup thumbsup Did you do the rear as well?



Re: Powerslot Rotors and Brake install guide and review [Re: Spread Eagle] #40496 Sep 2, 5:58pm Sep 2, 5:58pm
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looks really good...


trog...post pics of your big breaks.

Re: Powerslot Rotors and Brake install guide and review [Re: RicePowered] #40497 Sep 2, 6:15pm Sep 2, 6:15pm
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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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