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Re: Cross Drilled Brakes
At 1:45 PM -0400 7/8/98, Mark Pollan wrote:
>I'm getting ready to refresh my brakes (rotors, pads, brake lines,
>fluid) all the way around.
>My question is primarily in regard to rotors. I'm not meaning to start
>a debate, but are cross drilled rotors worth it? Secondarily, what
I have drilled rotors, carbon pads and stainless steel lines on my CQ and
am very happy with them. No fade, very little dust, great pedal feel.
>The car is my daily driver, mostly highway. I'm not planning on racing
>anytime soon. Stock, OEM has been adequate to date but since I'm going
>to be spending the money anyway, the marginal cost of a minor upgrade
>might be worth it.
The carbon pads and lines added some $$ to the parts, but the rotors were
far cheaper than stock, and better (Brembo's), so it easily made up the
Don't remember what the cost was, but e.mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org and I'll
look it up (home vs. work... )