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Brake questions

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by myth01, Sep 23, 2010.

  1. Sep 23, 2010 at 10:53 PM
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    myth01

    myth01 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Ok guys what do you suggest as far as stainless brake line kits, I have an 08 access cab. Also aftermarket rotors?
     
  2. Sep 23, 2010 at 10:56 PM
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    How about drill/slotted rotors and ceramic pads.
     
  3. Sep 24, 2010 at 6:33 AM
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    I'm actually looking for brands and places to buy them
     
  4. Sep 24, 2010 at 6:39 AM
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    Don't get the drilled rotors, unless you are racing. they have been known to crack at the holes in street use. EBC makes a good slotted rotor, as does Powerslot. You can get them at online stores listed here.

    I have Goodrich braided lines and love them, I got them at Wheelers Off Road. They are also available at some of the sites listed for the EBC parts.

    Rotors are also available at Rockauto.com. They have a good selection from stock replacement to slotted aftermarket.
     
  5. Sep 24, 2010 at 6:43 AM
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    Call Edwin at RaceShopper.com. SP Performance slotted rotors and Hawk pads.

    Brake lines from Wheeler's.
     
  6. Sep 24, 2010 at 9:27 PM
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    Just in reference to your comment about cracking on the street is untrue. I have an 02 trans am with eradispeed rotors all the way around guaranteed not to warp or crack. Drilled is supposedly not that great for wet off roading. The drilled really is about heat and gas displacement
     
  7. Sep 25, 2010 at 4:38 AM
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    I said have been known to crack, not always crack. As far as that warranty goes, my EBC rotors were guaranteed not to warp, yet they did.
     
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