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Re: Coupe going to rear disc brakes
>I installed rear discs from a 1985 VW GTI (to keep my 4x100 wheels).
>There was no need to get a different master cylinder. Little
>adjustment on the proportioning valve on the rear axle and in no time
>I had the rear tires locking up before the fronts.
>It made a night and day difference. The brake pedal got harder and
>less pressure was required to stop the car. Also this was before I
>went in for the 10.1" discs in front, so fade that was noticed before
>(under heavy play) was gone with rear discs.
I hope that was a typo and you actually meant you adjusted to make the
fronts lock up first.
Otherwise you must like spinning down the highway:-)
Anyway sounds like a good and easy upgrade.
Bought new snow-tires, hasn't snowed since