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Weld-On Rear Disc Brake Kit, 1978-88 GM Caliper, 3 Inch Backspace

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Specs
Centerline of Holes:
5.50
Material Type:
Cast Iron
Sold in Quantity:
Kit
Finish:
Natural
Bolt Pattern:
Multi: 5 on 5"/4.75"/4.50"
Thread Pitch:
7/16"-20
Hardware Included:
Yes
Rotor Diameter:
11.75
Caliper Pistons:
Single
Rotor Thickness:
.81
Caliper Finish:
Natural
Parking Brake Provision:
No
Rotor Construction:
Vented
Rotor Hat Bolt Pattern:
8 x 7.00"
Garage Sale:
No
Rotor Location:
Rear
Rotor Shape:
Round
Drilled:
No
Slotted:
No
Notes
Includes rotors, rotor hats, caliper brackets, calipers, pads, and hardware.
Weld-On Rear Disc Brake Kit, 1978-88 GM Caliper, 3 Inch Backspace
Weld-On Rear Disc Brake Kit, 1978-88 GM Caliper, 3 Inch Backspace

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Replace those old drum brakes with modern rear disc brakes. Mounts .81" x 11-3/4" Pro-lite vented iron rotors and calipers to 3" tube rear end. Complete with rotors, hats, metric calipers (7/16"-20 inlets), brackets, brake pads, caliper brackets and slider bolts. 

Steel hat fits 5 lug hubs with 4-1/2", 4-3/4", or 5" bolt circle.

910-31931 Instructions (PDF)

Specs

  • Caliper Brackets (2)
    • Weld onto a 3" axle tube
  • Rotors (2)
    • GM-style .81" x 11-3/4", 8 on 7" bolt pattern
    • Straight vanes, 8 lbs. each
  • Rotor Hats (2)
    • Stamped steel, 3" backspace
    • 3.06" center hole, 6-1/4" I.D., 1/2" stud holes, 2 lbs.
  • Rotor Bolt and Nut Kit (2)
  • Caliper Slider Bolts (4)
  • Brake Pads (2 sets)
    • Street compound, little metallic, long rotor and pad life
  • Calipers - 1978-88 GM Metric (L & R)
    • 7/16"-20 inlet
    • Cast iron body, 2.38" single piston
    • Saves 3.5 lbs. per side compared to '69-'77 GM calipers

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