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Old 08-04-2006, 14:47   #1 (permalink)
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1998 Mustang GT better brakes

I would like to upgrade the brakes on my 98 GT. I see a Cobra kit is available for the front brakes but the price is quite high.
Does anyone have a recommendation other than the above that would inprove the braking for a more reasonable price?
How much of an improvement would one get by replacing the front rotors with vented ones and using a better grade of brake pads?

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Re: 1998 Mustang GT better brakes

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I would like to upgrade the brakes on my 98 GT. I see a Cobra kit is available for the front brakes but the price is quite high.
Does anyone have a recommendation other than the above that would inprove the braking for a more reasonable price?
How much of an improvement would one get by replacing the front rotors with vented ones and using a better grade of brake pads?

Thanks
Not really familiar with the car but normally vented disks and some decent pads makes a noticable amount of diff and may well be enough , whats the intended use of the car ?
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Re: 1998 Mustang GT better brakes

The car is basically a daily driver and a few long trips on accasion.
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Re: 1998 Mustang GT better brakes

Bendix makes a great product when it comes to brake pads. As far as the rotors go, vented rotors will stay cooler and perform better.
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