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Old 10-29-2003, 04:56   #1 (permalink)
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Got a quote on a rotor upgrade...

Some of you guys might be interested in this quote I got from Lee's Performance Parts - the same place where I got my springs. I was enquiring about DBA rotors (particularly the X drilled), pads and a camber kit.

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month_year: February 1989
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Slotted Front: $105 each
Slotted & X Drilled Front: $140 each
Bendix Ultimate Front: $79
Camber kits 2 required $60 each
Freight $17.50

What do you guys think?
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Old 10-29-2003, 09:08   #2 (permalink)
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Re: Got a quote on a rotor upgrade...

Sounds Ok
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Old 10-29-2003, 10:04   #3 (permalink)
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Re: Got a quote on a rotor upgrade...

Rotors are pretty cheap, do you have a link?
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Old 10-29-2003, 15:33   #4 (permalink)
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Re: Got a quote on a rotor upgrade...

http://www.performanceparts.com.au/store.html
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Old 10-29-2003, 17:22   #5 (permalink)
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Re: Got a quote on a rotor upgrade...

Is that a camber/caster kit, or just camber adjustment?
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Old 10-30-2003, 01:25   #6 (permalink)
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Re: Got a quote on a rotor upgrade...

I'm not actually sure what the camber kit is :/. But the rotors and pads seem ok, I'll probably go with it.
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Old 10-30-2003, 03:28   #7 (permalink)
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Re: Got a quote on a rotor upgrade...

Where do you find it on that page, i can't find anything in there.
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Old 10-30-2003, 03:55   #8 (permalink)
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Re: Got a quote on a rotor upgrade...

I thought x-drilled and slotted rotors cost HEAPS! That's really suprising! Are the rotors the same diameter as standard ones? If you put it into a percentage, how much better would they be over standard rotors?
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Re: Got a quote on a rotor upgrade...

Why x drilled? I have heard all sorts of nasties about cracking etc with them, i would have thought slotted would be fine.
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Re: Got a quote on a rotor upgrade...

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Why x drilled? I have heard all sorts of nasties about cracking etc with them, i would have thought slotted would be fine.

I though the early ones had trouble with cracking, but the later ones were okay....
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