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getting cross drilled rotor? is this good? help please! #53681 Oct 16, 3:29pm Oct 16, 3:29pm
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getting cross drilled rotor? is this good? help please!
some guy is offering bremo corss drilled rotors for the GT 00' for 75 bucks a pair. what are the disadvantages and disadvantages? i hear slotted are better but don't know why? pleasse help an ignorant fool! rice


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Re: getting cross drilled rotor? is this good? help please! [Re: ct] #53682 Oct 16, 3:41pm Oct 16, 3:41pm
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not getting them...this is what my co-worker said

"cross drilled rotors will crack under heavy use unless they are cast with the holes, like porsche and ferarri.

almost all those aftermarked ones are drilled, and they ALL crack. everyone that I know that has tried them on the track has cracked them.

just get regular or the slotted ones. those are good."

and he races cars semi-pro so i should take his word for it...


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Re: getting cross drilled rotor? is this good? help please! [Re: ct] #53683 Oct 16, 3:43pm Oct 16, 3:43pm
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Yea, Go with the reputable companies when it comes to things that concern safety. Does Brembo Cast there Disks with the holes drilled.


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Re: getting cross drilled rotor? is this good? help please! [Re: ct] #53684 Oct 16, 3:47pm Oct 16, 3:47pm
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here's more info

"the idea is that they vent gasses that are built up during braking by pad friction. In the "old" days, brake pads used to gas a lot more, and sometimes during hard braking, a layer of gas could form between the pad and rotor and decrease braking distance.

modern day pads don't gas like the old ones, so they are really not needed.

if you just use them on the street, they will probably be okay. But don't expect them to make you stop quicker, they are just supposed to vent brake pad gasses..

If you want to impove your braking, get some aftermarket pads with a higher friction coefficient.

$75 for both is an okay price... although I just get oem rotors for $23 a piece.. ^_^"

it's news to me... idunno


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Re: getting cross drilled rotor? is this good? help please! [Re: ct] #53685 Oct 16, 3:57pm Oct 16, 3:57pm
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ct I have them on my car and I auto-X (hard) with them and I've had no problems if you get them I suggest you paint the hat's on them because they will rust.


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Re: getting cross drilled rotor? is this good? help please! [Re: CID498] #53686 Oct 16, 4:00pm Oct 16, 4:00pm
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Originally Posted by CID498
ct I have them on my car and I auto-X (hard) with them and I've had no problems if you get them I suggest you paint the hat's on them because they will rust.


how long you had them for?


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Re: getting cross drilled rotor? is this good? help please! [Re: ct] #53687 Oct 16, 4:03pm Oct 16, 4:03pm
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Oh prolly 6 months or so $75 is a great price for those I reccomend them and if you do decide to get them also get new pads.


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Re: getting cross drilled rotor? is this good? help please! [Re: CID498] #53688 Oct 16, 4:07pm Oct 16, 4:07pm
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Originally Posted by CID498
Oh prolly 6 months or so $75 is a great price for those I reccomend them and if you do decide to get them also get new pads.


yup..i'm getting TRD pads with them...just hear that slotted is better though...any reason why?


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Re: getting cross drilled rotor? is this good? help please! [Re: ct] #53689 Oct 16, 4:12pm Oct 16, 4:12pm
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Heat dispersion, I had a big problem with the ABS kickin in while under hard brakin on the track and now I hardly get it at all.


There is one drawback though and that is they cant be resurfaced so's you better keep an eye on brake pad wear.


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Re: getting cross drilled rotor? is this good? help please! [Re: ct] #53690 Oct 16, 6:53pm Oct 16, 6:53pm
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Dude, I got the Brembo sloted with TRD pads.

Believe or not, the hotter they get, the better they work. It's amazing.

Stay away from the holes, get slots

My 2 cents

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Re: getting cross drilled rotor? is this good? help please! [Re: ct] #53691 Oct 16, 6:56pm Oct 16, 6:56pm
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I got slotted rotors ... too many bad opinions about cross-drilled.

Re: getting cross drilled rotor? is this good? help please! [Re: ct] #53692 Oct 16, 8:01pm Oct 16, 8:01pm
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my bike is drilled lol


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Re: getting cross drilled rotor? is this good? help please! [Re: ssgsky] #53693 Oct 16, 8:58pm Oct 16, 8:58pm
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Originally Posted by ssgsky
my bike is drilled lol


rofl mine too ... well all bikes are drilled laughsilly

Re: getting cross drilled rotor? is this good? help please! [Re: ct] #53694 Oct 16, 11:40pm Oct 16, 11:40pm
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well actually if there manufacturer really is Brembo, i would say get them because Brembo is a VERY reputable company, i would think that the rotors are casted with the holes, and not drilled. the post-drilled rotors do crack, but Brembo is a company that knows what they are doing, and would not put their name on crap products. for $75 i'd get them, if stocks are $23 each then thats $46 for both, that guy is asking $75 for both, thats a difference of only $29, i'd say go for it, but do some research on them because i may not be accurate.


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my friend had cross drilled brembo stock sized rotors and they cracked.

Re: getting cross drilled rotor? is this good? help please! [Re: ct] #53696 Oct 16, 11:53pm Oct 16, 11:53pm
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damn, okay i guess i was wrong, isn't there some warranty agianst that?


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Re: getting cross drilled rotor? is this good? help please! [Re: Kim] #53697 Oct 17, 3:55am Oct 17, 3:55am
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warranty against what?

any product made for racing and are wearing items will generally not have a warranty, given the specefic application they are designed for, and the conditions they are to be put into. and a good brake specialist CAN turn cross drilled brakes, i have done it


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Re: getting cross drilled rotor? is this good? help please! [Re: ct] #53698 Oct 17, 5:04am Oct 17, 5:04am
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I got the AEM big brakes with cross drilled and slotted...i love em...work great thumbsup

my rotors

Re: getting cross drilled rotor? is this good? help please! [Re: ct] #53699 Oct 17, 7:18am Oct 17, 7:18am
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poop...i'll just get the slotted rotors...thanks guys thumbsup


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would be cool if there were HUGE rotors for the celica, like the ones seen on the enzo ferrari thumbsup


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Originally Posted by DiabloGTS
would be cool if there were HUGE rotors for the celica, like the ones seen on the enzo ferrari thumbsup



there are ... use just have to do a complete brake upgrade (calipers and all)

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hey guys, i've been looking around for slotted rotors and suggestions as to who,what, where, and why?...thanks! thumbsup


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Originally Posted by ct
hey guys, i've been looking around for slotted rotors and suggestions as to who,what, where, and why?...thanks! thumbsup


Ask Darren (ricepowered) where he got his...i know he got them cheap thumbsup

Re: getting cross drilled rotor? is this good? help please! [Re: trog2233] #53704 Oct 17, 8:25am Oct 17, 8:25am
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Originally Posted by trog2233
Originally Posted by ct
hey guys, i've been looking around for slotted rotors and suggestions as to who,what, where, and why?...thanks! thumbsup


Ask Darren (ricepowered) where he got his...i know he got them cheap thumbsup


just pm'd him thumbsup


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Re: getting cross drilled rotor? is this good? help please! [Re: ct] #53705 Oct 17, 9:54am Oct 17, 9:54am
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tirerack.com or performancecenter.com

rotors and great pads at both sites thumbsup

Re: getting cross drilled rotor? is this good? help please! [Re: Gen7fan] #53706 Oct 17, 9:59am Oct 17, 9:59am
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Originally Posted by Gen7fan
tirerack.com or performancecenter.com

rotors and great pads at both sites thumbsup


weird..they don't offer slotted anymore?
http://www.tirerack.com/brakes/results.j...;x=119&y=10


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