Previous Thread
Next Thread
New Reply
Print Thread
Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 2,863
v3n0m
Specialist
v3n0m

Specialist
2001 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 2,863
St. George, UT
Jan 19, 6:36pm - #86558 
Finaly a company that makes a rear disk conversion!

I just found this today thumbsup I dunno if it's a repost but here's the link Stainless steel brakes
It comes with all the hardware and a 1 piston caliper mounted on a 12" slotted rotor. I'm gonna email them and ask if the rotor will rust smile

Joined: May 2003
Posts: 5,346
spaztikid
dikitzaps
spaztikid
dikitzaps
1974 Toyota Celica

Joined: May 2003
Posts: 5,346
LA
Jan 19, 6:40pm - #86559 
awsome...but for 695... i'm still going to the junkyard to see if i can find anything for cheaper.

Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 2,863
v3n0m
Specialist
v3n0m

Specialist
2001 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 2,863
St. George, UT
Jan 19, 6:42pm - #86560 
Yeah, I know what you mean. I've been looking for a wrecked celi for the past 3 months & so far no luck. If I don't find one by the time I get my tax refund, I'll just order these, but I don't want the rotor, I wanna go with brembo or TRD.

Joined: May 2003
Posts: 5,346
spaztikid
dikitzaps
spaztikid
dikitzaps
1974 Toyota Celica

Joined: May 2003
Posts: 5,346
LA
Jan 19, 6:43pm - #86561 
i know... i would only want the hardware needed to do the conversion. i was thinking the same think as you.

Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 2,863
v3n0m
Specialist
v3n0m

Specialist
2001 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 2,863
St. George, UT
Jan 19, 6:45pm - #86562 
grin

Maybe we were separated at birth tongue

Joined: May 2003
Posts: 5,346
spaztikid
dikitzaps
spaztikid
dikitzaps
1974 Toyota Celica

Joined: May 2003
Posts: 5,346
LA
Jan 19, 6:49pm - #86563 
and born 4 years apart spineyes

Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 2,863
v3n0m
Specialist
v3n0m

Specialist
2001 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 2,863
St. George, UT
Jan 19, 6:53pm - #86564 
rofl

Joined: Dec 2002
Posts: 251
Tater
Member
Tater

Member
2003 Toyota Celica

Joined: Dec 2002
Posts: 251
New Orleans
Jan 19, 7:44pm - #86565 
Originally Posted by v3n0m
I just found this today thumbsup I dunno if it's a repost but here's the link Stainless steel brakes
It comes with all the hardware and a 1 piston caliper mounted on a 12" slotted rotor. I'm gonna email them and ask if the rotor will rust smile

Sorry, that kit is merely a rotor and caliper upgrade for GTS Celicas. To convert a GT to rear disks, you will still need all the parts off of the GTS. frown

Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 2,030
RevMonster
Masta OC
RevMonster

Masta OC
2003 Toyota Celica

Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 2,030
Orange County, Ca
Jan 19, 8:25pm - #86566 
I've never understood why Toyota won't just put disks on the both models. You'd think it'd be more cost effective in production to keep as many things the same on both cars as possible. Same way I don't understand why the GT cloth seats are different (and nicer thumbsdown) than those in the GTS. confused


I'm just a crosshair
I'm just a shot away from you
Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 190
Snake03GT
Member
Snake03GT
2003 Black Toyota Celica GT
Member
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 190
Texas
Jan 19, 8:57pm - #86567 
what do GTS cloth seats look like?


[Linked Image]
Joined: Sep 2003
Posts: 199
DisGqBoi
Member
DisGqBoi
2003 Carbon Blue Toyota Celica GT
Member
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Sep 2003
Posts: 199
Hilton Head, SC
Jan 19, 9:13pm - #86568 
.


[Linked Image]
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 6,372
Speed4TheNeed
Caleb
Speed4TheNeed

Caleb
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 6,372
New Orleans, LA
Jan 19, 10:30pm - #86569 
Originally Posted by v3n0m
Yeah, I know what you mean. I've been looking for a wrecked celi for the past 3 months & so far no luck. If I don't find one by the time I get my tax refund, I'll just order these, but I don't want the rotor, I wanna go with brembo or TRD.


the big brake kits? i think those are only for the front wheels (unless you don't mean the big brake kits)

Joined: Sep 2003
Posts: 753
blackcel
Senior Member
blackcel

Senior Member
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Sep 2003
Posts: 753
Southeastern, Illinois
Jan 19, 11:03pm - #86570 
So is it the conversion for the GT, or is it the upgrade for the GTS??


[Linked Image]
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 6,372
Speed4TheNeed
Caleb
Speed4TheNeed

Caleb
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 6,372
New Orleans, LA
Jan 19, 11:06pm - #86571 
Originally Posted by blackcel
So is it the conversion for the GT, or is it the upgrade for the GTS??


they are talking about converting their rear drums on their GT model celicas into more functional disc brakes such as the gts comes with.

fromt the factory:

gt comes with ventilated front disc brakes, rear drums
gts comes with all for disc brakes (front 2 are ventilated, rear 2 are solid disc)

Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 2,863
v3n0m
Specialist
v3n0m

Specialist
2001 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 2,863
St. George, UT
Jan 20, 12:18am - #86572 
I mean getting brembo or TRD rear disk to go with this conversion kit & then getting their big brake kit (brembro or TRD)

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 6,372
Speed4TheNeed
Caleb
Speed4TheNeed

Caleb
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 6,372
New Orleans, LA
Jan 20, 6:48am - #86573 
Originally Posted by v3n0m
I mean getting brembo or trd rear disk to go with this conversion kit & then getting their big brake kit (brembro or trd)


oh, allright thumbsup you do still have to do a little converting though, right?

Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 2,863
v3n0m
Specialist
v3n0m

Specialist
2001 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 2,863
St. George, UT
Jan 21, 12:55am - #86574 
I think this kit comes with everything to convert everything. It says that it comes with a caliper & rotor & all the hardware necessary.

Join the conversation - Register Now or Log In to add your comment


Moderated by  isaac 

Member Spotlight
jtevo4gts02
jtevo4gts02
2002 Toyota Celica GT
San Antonio,Tx

Posts: 108
Joined: September 2003
Thanks: no one
Show All Member Profiles 
Shout Box
Recent Topics
02' Celica GT pictures - New member
by Daweed. 05/21/2017 3:34 PM
Engine Developed Slight Tapping Noise
by ciaranleeman. 05/17/2017 12:49 AM
Apexi N1 exhaust
by Felix0697. 05/15/2017 4:58 PM
Toyota celica GT 2004 - 6 gears?
by Arve2afm. 05/13/2017 5:33 AM
FS: Custom OEM Tsunami Badge
by 00BlkCeli. 05/08/2017 11:11 AM
Looking for parts sources
by Calparts. 05/05/2017 11:18 PM
2004 GTS my 6th gear going to neutral by itself
by CapistranCelica. 05/05/2017 3:16 AM
1994 Celica Veilside Body Kit
by TheFernMan. 05/02/2017 8:30 PM
Customize Your Toyota Celica Privacy Policy · About · Contact
Privacy Policy · About · Contact
CelicaHobby.com is an independent Toyota Celica enthusiast website. CelicaHobby.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. in any way. The Toyota and Celica names and logos are trademarks owned by Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc.
© CelicaHobby.com, 2001-2017
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1
(Snapshot build 20170512)