Wilwood 140-2285 - Team Camaro Tech
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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old May 22nd, 07, 12:42 PM Thread Starter
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Wilwood 140-2285

I would like to replace my front drum brakes with this kit from Wilwood. I currently have ralley wheels and wnated to know what the minimum wheel size that would fit over the rotors. I read the addembly instructions and measured my wheels, its VERY close. The instructions indicate 12.92" and I have a bit more than 13" but the wheel steps in toward the mounting surface. Also, forgive my ignorance, how do you measure the wheel to determine its size (diameter and width?).
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Re: Wilwood 140-2285

That's the same kit that I'm probably going to purchase for my Monte. They say that they'll fit inside most OE and aftermarket 15 inch wheels. I hope they'll fit but I haven't even done any measuring yet.

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Re: Wilwood 140-2285

If you download Wilwood's assembly instructions, there is a drawing and dimensions of a template you can make out of cardboard. Then set it in the wheel and see if it hit's anything.

If I'm feeling really ambitious over the weekend, I might consider dragging one of my rallye's out of the basement and giving her a go, we'll see.

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