1. Welcome to Tacoma World!

    You are currently viewing as a guest! To get full-access, you need to register for a FREE account.

    As a registered member, you’ll be able to:
    • Participate in all Tacoma discussion topics
    • Communicate privately with other Tacoma owners from around the world
    • Post your own photos in our Members Gallery
    • Access all special features of the site

drilled and slotted rotors?

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by .Trdtaco315., Mar 20, 2010.

  1. Mar 20, 2010 at 6:24 PM
    #1
    .Trdtaco315.

    .Trdtaco315. [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 12, 2010
    Member:
    #33091
    Messages:
    296
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Will
    Santa ana
    Vehicle:
    03 Trd SR5 Prerunner
    wrong section?

    well where can i get some good rotors for my 03 tacoma
     
  2. Mar 20, 2010 at 6:28 PM
    #2
    moto932

    moto932 What's the matter, Colonel Sandurz? CHICKEN?

    Joined:
    Apr 9, 2009
    Member:
    #15770
    Messages:
    3,097
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Eric
    Dayton, Ohio
    Vehicle:
    04 TRD Off Road SR5 Impulse Red
    5100's @ 1.25", Scangaugae II, deck plate mod w/AFE Pro Dry S filter, grey wire mod, alarm mod, defrost w/o compressor mod, de-badged, 17" sport wheels powder coated black, 1" B.O.R.A. wheel spacers, 265/70/17 Cooper Zeon LTZ's, sockmonkey beside decals.
  3. Mar 20, 2010 at 6:43 PM
    #3
    .Trdtaco315.

    .Trdtaco315. [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 12, 2010
    Member:
    #33091
    Messages:
    296
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Will
    Santa ana
    Vehicle:
    03 Trd SR5 Prerunner
  4. Mar 20, 2010 at 6:57 PM
    #4
    moto932

    moto932 What's the matter, Colonel Sandurz? CHICKEN?

    Joined:
    Apr 9, 2009
    Member:
    #15770
    Messages:
    3,097
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Eric
    Dayton, Ohio
    Vehicle:
    04 TRD Off Road SR5 Impulse Red
    5100's @ 1.25", Scangaugae II, deck plate mod w/AFE Pro Dry S filter, grey wire mod, alarm mod, defrost w/o compressor mod, de-badged, 17" sport wheels powder coated black, 1" B.O.R.A. wheel spacers, 265/70/17 Cooper Zeon LTZ's, sockmonkey beside decals.
    i dont have them myself so just what has been posted in that thread.
     
  5. Mar 20, 2010 at 7:01 PM
    #5
    topgun155

    topgun155 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 18, 2008
    Member:
    #11728
    Messages:
    2,777
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Zack
    Richmond, TX or College Station, TX
    Vehicle:
    08 Prerunner V6 Black
    Viper Alarm, In Pro Car Wear L.E.D. Tail Lights, Fog Lights, ScanGuageII, AvidOffroad Light Bar, Ammo Box Mod, Tailgate Theft Prevention Mod, Satoshi Grill, Hella 500ff behind the grill, blendmount, Cruise Control Mod, Fog Light Mod, 5100's @1.75, Toytec TSB AAL 1.5".
  6. Mar 20, 2010 at 7:08 PM
    #6
    frankrizzo1

    frankrizzo1 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 9, 2008
    Member:
    #9097
    Messages:
    136
    Gender:
    Male
    San Diego
    Vehicle:
    05 Access Cab TRD Prerunner
    5100's at 1.75, Firestone Destination AT 265/75/16
    Yep, I bought some drilled/slotted rotors for my last car and noticed cracking on one of them in a short period of time with normal braking. I was thinking WTF..... there goes 200 bucks down the drain [​IMG]
     
  7. Mar 20, 2010 at 7:09 PM
    #7
    .Trdtaco315.

    .Trdtaco315. [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 12, 2010
    Member:
    #33091
    Messages:
    296
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Will
    Santa ana
    Vehicle:
    03 Trd SR5 Prerunner
    thanks for the heads up guys
     
  8. Mar 20, 2010 at 9:54 PM
    #8
    XrunnIT

    XrunnIT Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 6, 2008
    Member:
    #7770
    Messages:
    856
    Gender:
    Male
    Austin, TX
    Vehicle:
    1GR-GZE X-Runner
    Built Motor by LC Engineering Boosted by TRD
    drilled rotors are more susceptible to cracking, but is very dependent on the manufacture's quality.

    There is a reason Corvettes come with drilled rotors from the factory and not slotted. Designed for performance, as well as reliability (bet they aren't cheap to replace).
     
  9. Mar 21, 2010 at 3:54 PM
    #9
    sirsaechao

    sirsaechao Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 29, 2009
    Member:
    #17772
    Messages:
    2,686
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Tim
    Commifornia
    Vehicle:
    2002 Toyota Tacoma SR5 TRD 3.4L 4X4 V6
    To much to list...see sig for more...
    I have them. They stop really nice...I highly recommend them with some TRD brake pads. I have AutoZone Duralast pads myself.
     
  10. Mar 26, 2010 at 5:26 PM
    #10
    .Trdtaco315.

    .Trdtaco315. [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 12, 2010
    Member:
    #33091
    Messages:
    296
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Will
    Santa ana
    Vehicle:
    03 Trd SR5 Prerunner
    im gettin um!!!!!!
     
To Top