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Old December 20th, 2012, 10:11 AM   #1
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14 ff e brake

Has anyone done a disc brake conversion on a 14ff that used the eldorado calipers . Did you set up the e-brake how did you do it and what parts did you use. I'm in Ontario and have to pass a safety test this year and its included and must work. Is there a kit for a brake on a 241 t/c?
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Old December 20th, 2012, 03:34 PM   #2
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I have heard nothing but bad reviews on the Cadillac calipers. Easier to get a late model 14 bolt with disc and internal e brakes
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Old December 20th, 2012, 03:46 PM   #3
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we did it on mikes jeep.never really worked right.they are pricey as hell and impossible to find cores to swap.
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Old December 21st, 2012, 02:58 AM   #4
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I have them on one of my 14's, and never really cared for them. As Jeepaholic said above, if you have to have them, get a later model rear end.
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Old December 25th, 2012, 07:51 AM   #5
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Caddy rear calipers will plague you with issues!
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Old December 27th, 2012, 12:38 PM   #6
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Old December 30th, 2012, 01:11 PM   #7
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could you use a line lock or does it have to be mechanical?
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Old February 5th, 2013, 11:50 AM   #8
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It has to be a separate brake system. Ive used the calipers on an 86 p/U without the parking break and they worked perfectly. I even had to get an adjustable proportoning valve to tune down the rear breaks so they wouldnt lock up before the fronts would
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