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AU 1 Disc brake mods ?

Has anyone done any upgrades to an AU1 xr8? I`m trying to put series 2 rotors etc but the calipers hit the sway bar?


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Yep - you need the series 2 upright as well. I put slotted series 1 rotors on the XR6 and the braking is heaps better!

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did that too...they are on but the caliper hits the sway bar :(

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