I have a 1970 Buick Electra 225. I'm having a hard time finding a front/rear disc brake conversion kit. Any ideas where to look?

Asked by Apr 04, 2013 at 12:18 AM about the 1970 Buick Electra

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we recently had a discussion on this...lemme dig~

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look to Buick owner's clubs...I will too...but gimme time on this~

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http://www.autoanything.com/brakes/75A5498A0A0.aspx This is HALF the puzzle, c'mon, we can figure this thing out~ just need the hydraulics and piping~

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Since front discs were a factory option, simple answer is find a donor in the wrecking yard and pull the parts, then replace the wear items with new. I have no idea if there is a rear wheel conversion or not. My first instinct is to say contact Stainless Steel Brakes or Summit Racing and see what kits are available. They may have everything you need to do the conversion.

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Scarebird sells an inexpensive kit that uses modern brake parts and mounting brakets that they sell

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