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Old 04-17-2010, 04:22 PM
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Question Drum to Disc brake conversion using Explorer disc brakes

I am interest in converting the rear drum brakes to disc brakes on my '82 F150 with a 9" inch rear.

I have heard that it is possible to use the rear disc brake set up from a Ford Explorer.

Has anyone done this or aware of this and what is involved?

Thank You in advance.
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yeah its off an 8.8 explorer rear end. very easy and very cheap too...
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you need everything off the rear brake of the explorer. from the axle tube out...
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