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    Drums to Discs

    hi there, has anyone got links to upgrade my rear drum on my 1.6 sxi 52 plate astra, i dont no what to do but i will buy the parts and pay some one to put them on so what do i need photos/ links would be great


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    You'd need:-

    Brake discs & Pads
    Calipers and carriers ( Best go for Lucas ones as bosch ones seize )
    Handbrake cables as I'm sure they're different
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    How much will it cost (approx) for converting drum brakes to disc?
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    If you drop a pm to dannysport18 he might be able to help you source the parts and the cost and what works involved.

    I recently spoke to him about doing mine. Very helpfull guy.

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    on parts I would say
    £220 to £300
    rear stubs's with brakes ect ect bolt them on very easy only 4 bolts
    short hand brake cable £30ish
    new pads an discs £70
    rear stubs £140 tops
    brake lines £20 ish ???

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    Quote Originally Posted by dannysport18 View Post
    on parts I would say
    £220 to £300
    rear stubs's with brakes ect ect bolt them on very easy only 4 bolts
    short hand brake cable £30ish
    new pads an discs £70
    rear stubs £140 tops
    brake lines £20 ish ???
    dannysport18,

    THANK you very much for the info. If you can give me the part number for each part you mentioned so much the better so I will exactly know in our country the cost of each part your mentiond.

    cheers!

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