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Old 02-09-2020, 03:40 PM   #1
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how can you tell if the car has lowered spindles or not? i has a disc brake conversion on it. thanx.
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how can you tell if the car has lowered spindles or not? i has a disc brake conversion on it. thanx.
Stock height spindles will have a threaded boss for the backing plate/wheel cylinder. I've never seen dropped spindles with this boss for drum brakes.
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thanx for your time, acardon. so you`re telling me that those threads are like 1/4 or 5/16 thread?????
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thanx for your time, acardon. so you`re telling me that those threads are like 1/4 or 5/16 thread?????
No, it's the boss that holds the stock wheel cylinder. It's a large threaded hole for a 1/2" or so bolt. Usually, disc brake caliper brackets are bolted to it.
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no, but thanx, pops. i get it, on how to upload those pics. and, a 1/2 inch threaded hole for a wheel cyl. ? ok, yes, my brackets are bolted on there.
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