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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old Apr 13th, 17, 09:05 PM Thread Starter
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1969 with power drum brakes

I am wanting to convert my power drums to disc brakes up front. Are there kits to use stock drum spindle? Would I need to change master cylinder or power brake booster? I'd like to find an affordable kit instead of salvage yard parts. It's just a small block cruiser with 15x7 rally's on it.

Any help would be appreciated.

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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old Apr 14th, 17, 07:39 AM
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Re: 1969 with power drum brakes

I know there are a lot of kits to choose from, but here is a start. My experience is once you have the front end apart, I end up changing the front coil springs, ball joints etc. You may need new brake lines also.

68-69 A-body Front Power Disc Brake Conversion Wheel Kit Caliper Rotor Factory A
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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old Apr 14th, 17, 08:51 AM
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Re: 1969 with power drum brakes

I would give Right Stuff a call. They sell quality top shelf brake kits at affordable prices. Toll Free: (800) 405-2000 local in Ohio Local: (614) 523-3410

1969 Camaro Disc Brake Conversions

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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old Apr 14th, 17, 10:48 AM
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I put willwood on mine with the factory drum spindles, this is the second car I've done and I love em!
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