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Old 09-04-2004, 08:52 PM   #1
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Default If I upgrade my front brakes, can I swap the stock front to the rear?

can i take what was up front (hubs, etc) and swap them to the back?
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Old 09-04-2004, 09:50 PM   #2
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anything is possible, but not without a lot of fabrication...so i would say no, it would not be easy, wise, or cost effective.
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I think you would really mess up the brake bias also. You need to crunch a lot of numbers and really know what your doing to get the proper bias to allow for maximum stopping ability.
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