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Old 25th May 2010, 06:57 PM
mark mark is offline
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Can i just add to this my car went through iva fine with drums on the back too and the brakes are very very good for fast road use

Drums do look rubbish but on such a light car they do the job fine
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Old 25th May 2010, 08:44 PM
Headshot Headshot is offline
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Apparently disks are common on the back of most cars due to costs and ease of balancing ABS systems

(I'll be using drums, just a set of mintex shoes and away you go )
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Old 28th May 2010, 03:29 PM
Johnnybizzle Johnnybizzle is offline
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I did mine to the book, ive just put my rear caliper up side down works a treat, harder to bleed but handbrake cable is at the top as it should be

regards Jon
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