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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 09-29-03, 04:24 PM Thread Starter
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Hey everyone,

Wanting to know what people recommend for a good brake upgrade for ba xr's. My xr6t is getting a aps phs 2 kit fitted next month and i think i really need brakes first, the standanrd system is unexceptable. Any word from Brembo? dont really want to spend more than 3 grand on front and 2 on rears. any advice would be appreciated.
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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 09-30-03, 02:18 AM
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Re: Xr Brake Upgrades??

Mate I'm getting 330 two piece rotors and A.P [nothing to do with Aussy Pete] 4 pot calipers, braid lines for around $3k.. Contact Keven Gaven 02] 9623 8070..
82 Glossip St. St Marys...NSW

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Re: Xr Brake Upgrades??

Try PWR, which is Paul Weel Racing, he has a XR6T ute which has massive 6 pot brembo's with 14.5 inch rotor's (I think). And they look awsome!!!!!!!!

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Re: Xr Brake Upgrades??

Talk to Gavsport 02] 9673 0988..
For any rotors...

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Re: Xr Brake Upgrades??

Thanks guys, ive ordered some alcons with 4 pot calipers and 330mm rotors from Gavsport. I spoke to phill he reckons the alcons are a better option, one piece roters are better than the two piece im told.

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Two piece are better but dearer..

Don't be afraid to try something new. Remember, amateurs built the Ark...Professionals built the Titanic!
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