Basic Disc Brake Kit 1947-1959 Chevy Half Ton Pickup
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Convert your straight axle truck to disc brakes with our bolt-on disc brake bracket kit. Kit is a true bolt-on using the factory holes on the 1/2 ton spindle. Kit includes caliper brackets, bearing adapters and mounting hardware.
- Increases track width 7/16" per side, 7/8" total
- Works with 15" or larger wheels
- Works with 5 on 4-3/4 Inch bolt patterns
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Speedway Motors is your one-stop shop for GM 1969-77 Midsize caliper brake pads.
Tech Tip: Only use full metallic pads on coated rotors.
Sold as a pair of 2. One pair will outfit 1 caliper.
Brake Pad Brand Guide (Link)
Learn how to properly Bed-In your brake pads by reading our tech article. Bedding-In Brake Pad Procedure.
Improve the stopping power of your 1947-1959 Chevy 1/2 ton pick-up without replacing the factory beam axle. Works with 15" or larger wheels with the GM 5-on-4.75" bolt pattern. Increases front track width 7/16" per side (7/8" total).
- 11" brake rotor, 5 x 4-3/4"
- Brake pads
- GM Caliper slide bolts
- 1969-77 calipers (7/16"-20 inlets)
- Brake brackets
- Rubber Brake Lines
- Inner bearing cups
- Inner bearing cones
- Outer bearing cones
- Dust caps
910-31916 Instructions (PDF)
This factory replacement 11" front disc brake rotor fits 1973-77 GM midsize chassis. Has a 5 on 4-3/4" bolt pattern.
Rebuilt 1969-77 mid and full size caliper. 7/16"-20 inlet so you can use the readily available brake hoses and hardware from Pre-1978 GM midsize cars. IMCA approved.
No core charge required. Fits 1" thick rotor. 2.8" diameter pistons installed. It has 7-1/16" center to center mounting holes. The width between mounting tabs is 2-3/4".