I am looking to convert the stock manual brkes to power (drum) brakes. Where should I start?

Asked by Oct 20, 2013 at 09:33 PM about the 1955 Chevrolet Bel Air Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Car still has original non-power drum brakes.

3 Answers

9,055

The '55 chev's are common for resto's. There are disc conversions that would have a brake booster. I would assume the kit would have a clean finished look. http://www.performanceonline.com/Power-Brake-Booster-Kits-c-967/ Decent starting point. should work with the stock shoes and drums

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Thanks. I'm going to get all the parts together and get started pretty soon. This looks like a good starting place. I tried Ecklers, but their information laves something to be desired.

55

chevs of the 40s also has kits along with national chevy association

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Bel Air

Looking for a Used Bel Air in your area?

CarGurus has 317 nationwide Bel Air listings and the tools to find you a great deal.

ZIP:

Search Chevrolet Bel Air Questions

Chevrolet Bel Air Experts

#1 WheelerDealer
WheelerDealer
Reputation 180
#2 tenspeed
tenspeed
Reputation 170
#3 joemom
joemom
Reputation 130
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Corvette
350 Great Deals out of 20,186 listings starting at $3,688
Used Chevrolet 210
66 listings