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Front Disc Brake Conversion Kit

Front Disc Brake Conversion Kit

2 Wheel Drive - 1/2 Ton Trucks
1947-59 Chevy Truck
1947-59 GMC Truck

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Disc Brake Kit contains parts needed to convert from front drum brakes while reusing existing hubs, spindles and brake pedal. 1947-50 models may need to drill out the lower spindle hole to 1/2" to accept the brake caliper brackets. A new brake master cylinder #37-8553 for 1947-55 1st Series trucks or #37-8554 for 1955-59 2nd Series trucks is needed.

Requires fabrication of new front brake lines. Roller Bearing Conversion Kit #37-8557 is recommended for use with Disc Brake Kit.

Requires use of 15-inch or larger diameter wheels originally designed for use with disc brakes.

Kit includes brake rotors; brake calipers and semi-metallic pads; brake caliper brackets; brake hoses; wheel spacers and hardware.

Make: Chevrolet, Chevy, GMC
Model: 100, 3100, 3200
Year: 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959

 

PART DESCRIPTION APPLICATION REQD NOTE PRICE    
37-8552 DISC BRAKE KIT 6 LUG ROTOR 2WD 1/2T 47-59 (1) 549.95   ADD TO CART