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Re: 4000 turbo rotors

> Whatever rotors they were on Duane's car DO NOT USE THEM.  The offset is all
> wrong and requires major ball joint grinding to make them work.  I mean
> MAJOR.  I thought we were going to reach the inner liner by the time we got
> far enough away to reach in with a feeler guage and got .0025.  I just hope
> Pets bearings stay tight.

Yes, I was there once when Pete replaced a ball joint.  Pat isn't
exagerating at all!  I also saw the groove gouged in the rotors
from the ball joints from insufficient grinding at some point...

Then there is the caliper mounting... two nuts welded to the
side of the strut...