This kit now comes with our best quality CNC machined Heavy-Duty cast caliper mounting brackets for best possible caliper alignment.
If you would prefer our less expensive kit with stamped steel brackets, CLICK HERE.
Now you can build a custom rear disc brake kit for any year of Beetle or Ghia. Choose the year of your car and then choose between 6 different rear brake rotors. 4 different bolt patterns in standard or X-Drilled rotors for extra cooling to your braking system. All rotors that are drilled for bolt patterns come with 14mm threaded holes. Except the 5x130MM 911 pattern rotors, which comes with 14mm studs pre-installed.
Special note about our BLANK (not drilled for bolt pattern) rotors. We offer these rotors for the customer who needs a special bolt pattern which is NOT offered. Any qualified machine shop should be able to drill at tap your special bolt pattern without any problem. YOU must make sure that the shop you choose is qualified, as once these rotors have been machined and or installed, they are not returned or warrantable for ANY REASON!
Rear wheel disc brakes have been a standard in the automotive industry for many years. But the Classic Volkswagen Beetle,Ghia and Type-3 never came with rear disc brakes from the factory. Now you can upgrade your braking power to state of the art with our complete OE quality rear disc brake kit. This complete rear disc brake kits come with e-brake system and custom brake cables, 2 new OE quality rear brake calipers, complete set of rear brake pads, 2 new one piece rear brake rotors, 2 adaptor mounting brackets and hardware.
Special notes about 73-79 Beetle Convertibles: The E-brake cables supplied in this kit will be approx. 2 inches too long. You will need to create a spacer with washers or some other spacer to tighten the cables correctly.
Special Notes: On swing axle cars, the original brake lines can be re-used. On I.R.S. and long swing axle cars longer brake lines (approx 30") must be used - they are not supplied. See part number VWC-113-611-724-J - our 31.5 inch long metal brake line - 2 required.
We also offer our Economy priced rear disc brake kit WITHOUT emergence brakes.
See part number ACC-C10-4125-KT
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