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 Post subject: Re: brakes - again
PostPosted: Fri Mar 04, 2016 11:57 am 
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Volume 24-6 has an article Vic Skirmants wrote years ago on the conversion. Not easy to do right. But lots have done it.

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 Post subject: Re: brakes - again
PostPosted: Fri Mar 04, 2016 1:17 pm 
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I took CJ's advice and decided to keep OEM. I do have a AirKewld disc conversion and rear adapters in hand so I can kit my space savers if I can't stop myself tho LOL


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 Post subject: Re: brakes - again
PostPosted: Tue Mar 08, 2016 6:01 pm 
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Thanks for sharing the follow up David. Too many times the topics are left with no conclusion.

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PostPosted: Fri May 06, 2016 12:01 am 
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i have C disk front and back on my B T5 from 61, 741 box, axles and tubes from the same C car, fit perfectly and i run RS america spare with 195 60 R16 with about 5mm body/tire clearance, 205 fit but 3-2mm is too close to the body to my taste

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