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Thread: Can you ever have too much braking power?

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    Eek Can you ever have too much braking power?

    'cos mines going to be somewhat increased with these bad boys!.........



    Not content with going from my standard 302mm kit to 314mm a while back, they're now going to VXR 345mm kit.

    Hoping to get hold of them at the end of the month and if all is well with them get them fitted.

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    Can you ever have too much braking power?

    Nahh.. well until some teenager in a 1.0 nova without abs rear ends you...

    Liking the blue calipers though, need to do mine soon.

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    Nice break set up that will be. Help stop the car in a shorter distance.

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    So how much do new discs and pads cost on these things when they need replacing???

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    I hope the tyres can handle it and you.

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    oooooooooooo they will stop you pretty quick when your speeding D oops but you dont do you

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    Quote Originally Posted by soulman View Post
    oooooooooooo they will stop you pretty quick when your speeding D oops but you dont do you
    What do you mean don,t stop or don,t speed.

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    take yer pick Ed lol

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    It could be just a style thing or not, nothing like a big brake ....

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    very nice D i think i need something like that on my vec cause my brakes are absouloutly rubbish

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