The proportioning valve modulates pressure to the rear brakes which is necessary to prevent the rear brakes from locking up in an emergency stop situatiuon. Front disc brakes provide a significant improvement in braking performance versus the drum brakes your old Chevy came with. This disc brake kit works with stock, drum brake spindles only - it does not work with 2 drop spindles. Kit will work with 14" wheels intended for disc brake applications, as well as most 15" (or larger) wheels.
Simple, bolt-on kit - no custom fabrication necessary. Complete kit - no need to chase down all the small bits and pieces for a full install.
Great safety upgrade for your 55-64 Chevy full size! Rotors are 11" diameter with 5 on 4-3/4" bolt pattern and calipers have 7/16-20 inlets. This kit will increase track width 7/8" per side or 1-3/4" total when installed.5 on 4-3/4 - bolt pattern. Calipers mount behind axle (rearward). Will work with 14 & larger wheels intended for use with disc brakes. Increases track width 7/8 per side. For'55-'64 Chevy full-size cars.
For'55-'64 Chevy fullsize cars. Will work with 14 and larger wheels intended for use with disc brakes. Will not fit 2 drop spindles. Kit does add 1-3/4" total track width (7/8" per side). Includes rotors, calipers, caliper brackets, bearings, seals, brake pads, brake hoses, and hardware.
Fit perfectly, installation was simple. By Brian on May 06, 2019. Yes, I recommend this product. By Leo Echeverria on April 08, 2019. Wow amazing product and high quality from Speedway, i love it, fit like a glove and include everyhing, only need take my hands to make the job and Speedway delivers me all i needed!By Omarine on March 19, 2019. Installed on 61 impala with 15x7 cragar mags with 4.5 back space. Everything fit perfectly, no issue installing. Brakes work great, even better priced. No clearance issues that i can tell. By Keith on March 12, 2019. Must do project at a great price! By David on January 19, 2019. Very compleat kit, I was worried there would be parts missing, or need more that isn't in the kit. Have had issues dealing with other sellers, but I'm amazed that I never do with Speedway. I can always count on a great price too.
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Basic Disc Brake Kit, 1955-64 Chevy Fullsize Car, Stock Spindle. 1955-57 Chevy Car Disc/Disc Brake Booster Master Cylinder Combo. Deluxe Disc Brake Kit, 1955-64 Chevy Full-size Car, Drilled/Slotted. Redline 80402 CV-2 Synthetic Grease. Please take advantage of the add to cart button on each listing to get everything in your cart prior to completing checkout.Speedway Motors is Americas Oldest Speed Shop® and has been a trusted source for specialty rodding and racing products and friendly expert advice for more than 68 years. Repack the item in a sturdy box, include a copy of your invoice and complete the form on the back of the invoice. Speedway accepts full responsibility for the accuracy of our listings and product representation. The item "1955-64 Chevy Full Size Impala Bel Air Car Deluxe Disc Brake Kit, 5 x 4-3/4" is in sale since Tuesday, November 20, 2018. This item is in the category "eBay Motors\Parts & Accessories\Car & Truck Parts\Brakes & Brake Parts\Discs, Rotors & Hardware". The seller is "speedway_motors" and is located in Lincoln, Nebraska. This item can be shipped to United States.
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