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drum to disk brake conversion

Old 09-04-2008, 01:48 PM
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I just bought a 93 Eclipse GS and am wanting to convert the rear drum brakes to disk brakes. Are there any recomendations on kits for this? Or if anyone else has done this swap and has any advice to offer, I'd appreciate it.
Old 09-04-2008, 04:57 PM
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Umm I am pretty sure all 1g's have disc all the way around. (btw I havs owned 9 1g's and all have disc all way around)
Old 09-04-2008, 07:03 PM
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i have a 90 it has disc on the rear there is the front big kit that you can get off the 93 3000GT haven't seen any unless the non turbos have drums not sure of that.
Old 09-05-2008, 01:46 PM
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So I feel pretty dumb. Like I said, I just bought the car from an individual and he was telling me that rear drum breaks would need to be changed soon. Well right now the wheels have big nasty looking hubcaps and I couldnt see in there and I just took his word for it. But I seen the responses to my initial post and looked. Sure enough, disks. o_0
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lol i was about to say...(befor i read the last post) i have a 90 (built in 89) and it has disk brakes all around and its 1.8
Old 09-03-2010, 01:59 PM
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Default Same question but for a 2003 Eclipse GS

I bought a 2003 GS non-turbo and the rear brakes ARE drum brakes. Is there a conversion kit out there?
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