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    Default Re: The Big Bad Brake Thread

    Quote Originally Posted by Sudden View Post

    Won't fit, can't space it out enough.
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    Yeah comp G rotors are 11.6". Not sure why those wheels won't fit but maybe because of the spokes.
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    Default Re: The Big Bad Brake Thread

    Quote Originally Posted by Sudden View Post

    Won't fit, can't space it out enough.


    Yeah comp G rotors are 11.6". Not sure why those wheels won't fit but maybe because of the spokes.
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    Default Re: The Big Bad Brake Thread

    I'm going to give her the CompG wheel set. I'm looking for a set of ultra light wheels for my car now.
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    Default Re: The Big Bad Brake Thread

    Quote Originally Posted by Sudden View Post
    I'm going to give her the CompG wheel set. I'm looking for a set of ultra light wheels for my car now.
    Sounds good.
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    Default Re: The Big Bad Brake Thread

    Will GXP wheels fit my car with no problems?
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    Default Re: The Big Bad Brake Thread

    Yup

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    Default Re: The Big Bad Brake Thread

    I read every page (or close enough) of this thread and didn't see anyone once mention the mod for the f-body brackets to fit.
    Bear in mind that this was on my 07, other gens/years *may* be different, but the mounting holes in the f-body caliper bracket need to be drilled out with a 12mm (15/32nds will do it) and then tap these holes to M14-2.00 to accept the stock GP bracket bolts. It really isn't difficult because the brackets are aluminum.

    Also, in case anyone is considering this mod still (I know there are A LOT of different options out there now), the ZZP kit really isn't that bad for the price. I picked up a used set off a '99 Camaro on CL for $50. The pistons ended up being trash, RTV on the seals (?) and rusted to crap. I ended up using them as cores for a new pair at Advance, saved myself twice what I paid for them right there (core charge is $50/each!). Add in decent pads and both rotors and you're basically at ZZP's price. (I don't work for them or anything, just an FYI based on my experience piecing everything together and modding the brackets myself). You still have to paint them, though, lazy bums.
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    Default Re: The Big Bad Brake Thread

    I'm looking to upgrade my comp G to gxp calipers on the front. I know I need gxp calipers, rotors, and pads. Anything else? Will the gtp lines, bolts, and brackets work with the gxp upgrade? I'm starting to collect parts. I'll probably go with SS lines anyways.

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    Default Re: The Big Bad Brake Thread

    Quote Originally Posted by bachert24 View Post
    I'm looking to upgrade my comp G to gxp calipers on the front. I know I need gxp calipers, rotors, and pads. Anything else? Will the gtp lines, bolts, and brackets work with the gxp upgrade? I'm starting to collect parts. I'll probably go with SS lines anyways.

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    I believe the brackets need to be GXP, but everything else should be the same. If you want to upgrade further, get the R1 concepts rotors and pads off Ebay, they stop like no others.
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    Default Re: The Big Bad Brake Thread

    Quote Originally Posted by WarStryker13 View Post
    I believe the brackets need to be GXP, but everything else should be the same. If you want to upgrade further, get the R1 concepts rotors and pads off Ebay, they stop like no others.
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    Default Re: The Big Bad Brake Thread

    Ok Ok.... So I recently bough some 2007 Impala brakes and I'm confused as to which rotors I need. Should I be looking for stock GTP size rotors? Impala rotors? Do I upgrade to a bigger size rotor with these new '07 calipers?

    I scanned through this post, and there's A LOT to read, but still not sure. Thanks
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    Default Re: The Big Bad Brake Thread

    you need impala rotors 06+

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    Default Re: The Big Bad Brake Thread

    ^^ Thanks for the quick response, Corey. Impala R1 rotors it is....
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