Remember the bolt pattern is different on the S-10. The parking brake is actually a separate drum brake inside the hub of the rotor. I like the fact they use ford calipers. We also have brakes that use huge 14 inch rotors and require use of an 18 inch or larger wheels. In addition, be sure to measure your wheel-stud bolt pattern, the pattern of the donor rotors, and the pilot hole in the center of the rotor because some axles have a bigger pilot than others. Did many 2wd blazers come with posi? Originally posted by sdime2372 i'm not too worried about disc brakes in the back, if i don't have drums i can't powerbrake, lol.
You can receive a refund by returning a suitable old core. I just want the limited slip in about a 3:73 or so. I'd personally find me a disc brake rear end out of a blazer. Once finished you will have an 11. Ford Ranger, Toyota Tacoma, Nissan, Mazda B. For this same vehicle we have brakes designed specifically for drag racing and road racing including kits that fit stock suspension or various aftermarket suspensions and aftermarket rears. But there are a few key things to pay attention to.
So far I am happy with brakes but I have not installed the rear end yet. But the g80 is just a limited slip, its not a posi. The parts are too desirable, so eBay will be your best bet for finding those setups. What we recommend is that you select the applicable wheel size below and review the available options. Offer excludes truck freight and oversize fees.
To me the instructions are not clear as they could be. It may be slightly stronger. Originally, the factory system experienced failure due to corrosion and lack of maintenance. Anyone know if this will work or not? One with disc brakes may be another story, though, but a Camaro disc brake swap isn't that hard either. You can see substantial gains in braking performance when switching to a four-wheel disc system.
This provides a way to custom tune the pressure to the rear brakes to compensate for variables such as adding rear discs, tire diameter changes, and ride height. Also, the computer may need to monitor the water temperature in order to function properly. My 89 did, and I just pulled a set out of another 89 at the junkyard yesterday. My brother put an S-10 rear in his wagon. A lot of 1st gen blazers have 3. Look at your craigslist ads.
Obviously that depends on your budget and driving style. Keep in mind that the price of a new one from a dealer may be steep! The hose at the caliper I had was metric, so I cut my line and re-flared it with a metric fitting. Some of the S-10 trucks came with an Eaton locker and they are pretty bullet proof if you can find one. Or s10's, for that matter. Or s10's, for that matter. A recent trip to a local pickyour-part turned up at least eight complete sets of Seville brakes.
I had an 86 S-10 that I sold last fall and it had the smaller rear. A Camaro rear end won't work either. Quite a few do, actually. Removing drums can be a long, frustrating job. Please refer to the core return instructions included with the part or contact customer service for more details. You'll enjoy the rhythm of modern stopping power afforded you with Stainless Steel Brakes cast iron or aluminum calipers unless otherwise noted , brake pads, rotors, and all necessary brackets, hardware, and bolts.
Valid on orders shipped in the contiguous United States. Changing gears in an S-10 is easy. Front Caliper Included: No Rear Caliper Included: Yes Rear Caliper Piston Quantity: One Rear Caliper Material: Cast iron Rear Caliper Finish: Natural Parking Brake Provision: Yes Parking Brake Style: Mechanical caliper Minimum Recommended Wheel Diameter in : 15 in. Brake parts operate in a harsh, dirty environment under extreme temperature ranges. Gently pry against the drum then apply heat to the inner part of the drum, but don't heat up the axle. For many of these cars we have many options, for example Wilwood has disc brake conversion kits that will simply convert a completely stock vehicle to disc brakes, fit in stock appearing 14 inch wheels and requires no modification to the vehicle.
Newer cars offer better systems, and late-model F-car swaps are becoming popular, especially the brakes from lS1 cars. Valid on orders shipped in the contiguous United States. Because of the age, I would also recommend that the two upper… first check to see if your getting voltage to your fuel pump. I've heard you can swap a s10 blazer 4x4 rear end drum to drum and all to get the posi on an s10. I was also missing some parts from the kit. Stock rear brakes giving you fits? Finally, be aware of possible interference of components. Place Your Order When swapping brakes, the after-market really does come to the rescue.