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Old 11-19-2003, 03:05 PM
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Question swawp disc brakes 79 to 72 F150

I have a 72 step side that I want to put disc brakes on.
I all so have a 79 long bed that I am useing for parts with disc brakes on it .

will they swawp ?
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Old 11-20-2003, 07:23 PM
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yes they will. i did one on my 68s.w.b i changed out the complete front end to me its easier those kingpins can be bad to the bone kevin
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yes they will fit. you will have to use the master cylinder and the equalizer block from the 79 to get them to function right, but it is not a hard swap at all. sure makes a difference in the braking.
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Old 11-24-2003, 04:22 PM
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Hey yall thanks for the info.
I thought they would but I didn't want to get it all apart
and find out that they wouldn't.

do I need to use the brake booster too?
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only if you want power brakes also. it is easier to swap the whole thing anyway.
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