Drum Brake to Disc Brake Conversion?

Answer Converting an automobile from drum to disc brakes offers the driver many advantages. Disc brakes offer greater stopping power and are less susceptible to problems because of weather and water. Also... Read More »

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Rear Drum to Disc Brake Conversion?

Traditionally, brakes have been the red-headed stepchild of the hot rod industry. In the mind of the average car enthusiast, going slow quickly does not equate to going fast. However, today's high... Read More »

Rear Drum to Disc Brake Conversion on a Mustang?

Ford Mustangs equipped with drum brakes can be upgraded to disc brakes with a few tools and about an hour's time. The advantage of disc brakes is they are not as susceptible to failure in bad weath... Read More »

Chevy Suburban Front Brake Drum to Disc Conversion?

Older model Chevy Suburbans were manufactured with front drum brakes, but the advantage of disc brakes is shorter and smoother braking to a full stop. Also, disc brakes are less likely to lock up i... Read More »

How to Convert a Ford Truck Drum Brake to a Disc Brake?

Ford truck owners convert their drum brakes to disc brakes because of the benefits to their brake system and vehicle. Disc brakes perform better in extreme weather conditions, dissipate heat more e... Read More »