318ti.org forum

Go Back   318ti.org forum > Technical, Maintenance and Modifications > Brakes

Notices

Brakes From what pads to use to brake upgrades.

.
» Recent Threads
s52 idle surges
Today 07:02 AM
Last post by middlegati
Today 07:27 AM
2 Replies, 3 Views
330dti build
10-05-2014 07:16 PM
Last post by middlegati
Today 06:55 AM
12 Replies, 872 Views
The epic overkill plan...
11-26-2014 05:49 AM
Last post by Aether tuning
Today 06:32 AM
13 Replies, 510 Views
Happy Birthday ...
Today 06:00 AM
Last post by 1996 328ti
Today 06:00 AM
0 Replies, 13 Views
My BMW 318ti 2jzgte
11-23-2014 12:36 AM
Last post by ads13x
Today 05:37 AM
9 Replies, 552 Views
2003 german 318ti for...
11-18-2014 09:57 PM
Last post by Eric
Today 05:08 AM
4 Replies, 702 Views
Pictures of drops
06-08-2009 09:37 PM
Last post by M-technik-3
Today 03:13 AM
76 Replies, 22,144 Views
1997 318ti - Perfect DD...
11-08-2014 01:04 PM
Last post by M-technik-3
Today 02:59 AM
8 Replies, 1,076 Views
Replacing throttle cable
Yesterday 10:49 PM
Last post by 1996 328ti
Today 02:42 AM
1 Replies, 79 Views
1996 318ti CA edition...
08-04-2014 02:28 PM
Last post by xxdarthxx
Today 02:35 AM
13 Replies, 1,484 Views
Reply Share/Bookmark
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-11-2012, 12:55 AM   #1
lionell247
Member
 
lionell247's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: branford, CT
Posts: 89
iTrader: (0)
Default 993 big brake kit

Feeler I'm might be making brake brackets for 993 calipers aka bigred etc. If this gets lot of interest, I will be making rear brake brackets for the 318ti. Brackets will be CNC 7075 aircraft aluminum.
lionell247 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-11-2012, 12:59 AM   #2
lionell247
Member
 
lionell247's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: branford, CT
Posts: 89
iTrader: (0)
Default

Also working on a ti rear brakes set up with wilwood cross drilled vented rotor keeping the hand brake.
lionell247 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-11-2012, 06:13 PM   #3
mohaughn
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Florida
Posts: 2,523
iTrader: (1)
Default

Most of what you are doing is already available, and the demand is very very low. You just don't need more than what the later model year vented rotors provide in terms of stopping performance. Even with a swap, I think the vented rotors are more than adequate.
mohaughn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-11-2012, 09:26 PM   #4
1996 328ti
Senior Member
 
1996 328ti's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Greenville, SC
Posts: 8,995
Vehicles
iTrader: (1)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by mohaughn View Post
Most of what you are doing is already available, and the demand is very very low. You just don't need more than what the later model year vented rotors provide in terms of stopping performance. Even with a swap, I think the vented rotors are more than adequate.
Agree. Just don't look as cool.
__________________
...steven
BMW CCA #146825
1995 BMW 318ti Club Sport 1996 BMW 328ti 1991 BMW 325iC 2003 MINI Cooper S
www.bmwcca.org
1996 328ti is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-12-2012, 02:37 AM   #5
lionell247
Member
 
lionell247's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: branford, CT
Posts: 89
iTrader: (0)
Default

I can really put any rotor its easy. there are kits for 996 but not the 993 there was one company but they don't make them anymore.
lionell247 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-12-2012, 03:56 AM   #6
mohaughn
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Florida
Posts: 2,523
iTrader: (1)
Default

http://www.318ti.org/forum/showthread.php?t=32229

Ed lists the part number for the calipers on the 3rd page or so. Pretty sure those are 993 calipers, no? Looks like the 351426 part number is for that model span of 911.

I think they look great, and I'm sure they are very good calipers, but the market for this kind of thing is rather small, that's all I was saying.
mohaughn is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
318TI rear wilwood big brake kit pmilli814 Parting out & Parts (US) 3 09-06-2014 08:16 PM
e36 front wilwood big brake kit brackets pmilli814 Parting out & Parts (US) 12 07-08-2013 09:50 PM
parking distance sensors ipswich318ti Electrical 27 05-26-2008 06:47 PM
UUC PBK brake kit mohaughn Brakes 3 06-26-2006 08:30 PM
Ate High Performance Big Brake Kit H3_2.1-ti Brakes 10 07-14-2005 09:25 PM


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 07:41 AM.


no new posts
.
Powered by site supporters
vBulletin Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ©1999 - 2014, 318ti.org
© vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2
[page compression: 89.13 k/103.91 k (14.22%)]

318ti.org does not warrant or assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information or products discussed.