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Disc Brake Conversion Brackets to fit your 65-73 Classic Mustang, Mid-Size Ford & Mercury

Disc Brake Conversion Kits for | 1994-2004  COBRA  13" Front | 1994-2004  COBRA  11.65" Rear | 2005-2010  Mustang GT 12.5" Front |2005-2014  Mustang ALL 11.75" Rear | 2010-2014   Mustang GT 13.2" Front | 2010-2014   Mustang V6  12.5" Front | NEW!!  Complete 11" Rear Disc Kits for Ford Rear

General Information on Cobra and GT brake swaps

Fits 64-1/2 to 73 Mustangs (and other Fords using similar spindle) 17" wheels required


FRONT
This kit will allow installation of late model 1994-2004 COBRA 13" rotors and calipers onto existing DRUM BRAKE hubs and spindles.
Removal of spindles from the car is not necessary.
Front end alignment is not necessary.
Brackets bolt to original drum brake spindles, utilizing drum brake hubs after removal of hub
Cobra 13" rotors fit snug to the existing stud shoulders on the existing drum brake spindles
COBRA calipers bolt to the brackets.
Vehicle's TRACK WIDTH is not changed. Normal wheel backspacing is maintained. Can use late model 94-04 wheels with 1" spacer if desired.
FRONT CALIPER BRACKETS ARE CAD DESIGNED AND CUT ON STATE-OF-THE-ART LASER MACHINES.  
Brackets are made out of steel.

REAR
REAR CALIPER BRACKETS ARE 3/8" STEEL, CUT ON LASER CNC MACHINE
Allows installation of any 94-04 Cobra calipers and the 11.65" Cobra rear rotors.
Emergency brake cables can easily be connected to the late model calipers.
Two sizes available,one for 8" and small 9" bearing rear end.  One for the large bearing rear axles.

Fits 64-1/2 to 73 Mustangs (and other Fords using similar spindle) 17" wheels required.

FRONT:
This kit will allow installation of late model 1994-2004 COBRA 13" rotors and calipers onto existing DRUM BRAKE hubs and spindles.
Removal of spindles from the car is not necessary.
Front end alignment is not necessary.
Brackets bolt to original drum brake spindles, utilizing drum brake hubs after removal of hub.
Cobra 13" rotors fit snug to the existing stud shoulders on the existing drum brake spindles.
COBRA calipers bolt to the brackets.
Vehicle's TRACK WIDTH is not changed. Normal wheel backspacing is maintained. Can use late model 94-04 wheels with 1" spacer if desired.
FRONT CALIPER BRACKETS ARE CAD DESIGNED AND CUT ON STATE-OF-THE-ART LASER MACHINES.
Brackets are made out of steel.

REAR:
REAR CALIPER BRACKETS ARE 3/8" STEEL, CUT ON LASER CNC MACHINE.
Allows installation of any 94-04 Cobra calipers and the 11.65" Cobra rear rotors.
Emergency brake cables can easily be connected to the late model calipers.
Two sizes available, one for 8" and small 9" bearing rear end. One for the large bearing rear axles.

FULL INSTRUCTIONS ARE INCLUDED WITH EACH KIT

Related Parts Parts Required To Perform This Cobra Brake Swap (on Drum Spindles)

Parts required for Front Disc Brake Conversion

65-66 Mustang
Spindles 65-66 Mustang V8 disc or drum.
Hubs 65-69 Mustang V8 drum brake only.
Bearings 65-69 Mustang #2 and #6 Bearing.
Seals 65-69 Mustang V8 drum brake.
Caliper Brackets MustangSteve # COBRA-FT.
Caliper Mounting Bolt kit.
Calipers 94-2004 COBRA.
Brake Pads 94-2004 COBRA   Pads are usually  included when new calipers are purchased.
Rotors 94-2004 13" COBRA.
Hoses 94-98 COBRA.    
Banjo bolts 94-2004 V6, GT, or COBRA   (metric threads)  Bolts come with hoses in most case.s
Red 2003 calipers require coarse thread bolt".
7/16"" thread 3/16" tube size brake tube flare nut (fits Cobra hose) Included with Cobra 13-2 kit. One required.
Other hose uses standard 3/8"" threads.
Frame mounts for hoses. Use original ones on car. May require relocating. Will require filing I.D. to fit hose hex fitting.
Steel lines, Replace with custom made 3/16"" tubing diameter.
SAE Inverted Flare req'd for end fittings" "Buy two sticks of 3/16" brake line steel tubing 60" long and make your own lines.
SAE Inverted flare tool is $20 at Sears.

67-73 Mustang
67-69 spindle or 70-73 spindle 67 V8 disc or drum, 68-69 drum only,  70-73 drum only.
Hubs 65-69 Mustang fit the 67-69 spindle, 70-73 Mustang hubs fit 70-73 spindle using 70-73 beari.ng   
68-73 disc spindles and hubs DO NOT FIT.
Bearings 65-69 Mustang / 70-73 Mustang 65-69 #2 and #6 Bearing / 70-73 Mustang bearings.
Seals 65-69 Mustang / 70-73 Mustang 65-69 V8 drum brake / 70-73 drum brake.
Caliper Brackets MustangSteve # COBRA-FT.   
Caliper Mounting Bolt kit.
Calipers 94-2004 COBRA.
Brake Pads 94-2004 COBRA   Pads are usually  included when new calipers are purchased.
Rotors 94-2004 13" COBRA.
Hoses 94-98 COBRA.    
Banjo bolts 94-2004 V6, GT, or COBRA, (metric threads) Bolts come with hoses in most case.
Red 2003 calipers require coarse thread bolt.
7/16"" thread 3/16" tube size brake tube flare nut (fits Cobra hose) Included with Cobra 13-2 kit. One required.
Other hose uses standard 3/8"" threads.
Frame mounts for hoses. Use original ones on car. May require relocating. Will require filing I.D. to fit hose hex fitting.
Steel lines, Replace with custom made 3/16"" tubing diameter.
SAE Inverted Flare req'd for end fittings. Buy two sticks of 3/16" brake line steel tubing 60" long and make your own lines.
SAE Inverted flare tool is $20 at Sears.

Parts required for Cobra Rear Disc Brake Conversion
Bearings - MUST replace axle bearings.
Brackets fit between bearing and axle flange. Brackets act as bearing retainer plate.
DO NOT reinstall old bearings. Press fit will be compromised if you do.
Seals - Axle seal replacement optional. Recommended to replace seals.

Caliper Brackets for all 8 and small bearing 9"  (bearing diameter 2.836")
MustangSteve # COBRA-RSM 3/8" bolt holes.
Kit includes centering rings for rotors.
Uses same brake parts as listed for large 9" below.

Caliper Brackets for large bearing 9" (bearing diameter 3.150")
MustangSteve # COBRA-RLG 1/2" bolt holes  -  also fits Versailles rear and now fits late Ford 3.150" bearing with 3/8" bolt holes.
Centering ring not required.
Caliper Mounting Bolt kit included with rear brackets.
Uses 4 original backing plate T-head bolts to attach brackets to axle housing flange.
Calipers 94-2004 COBRA.  
Brake Pads 94-2004 COBRA.
Brake pads are usually  included when new calipers are purchased.
Rotors 94-2004  COBRA  11.65".
Hoses 77-80 Lincoln Versailles Can also use 94-98 COBRA.
Banjo bolts 94-2004 V6, GT, or COBRA   Must use with either hose type (metric threads).
Emergency brake cables 94-2004 V6, GT, or COBRA.
Must cut e-brake cable housing to fit, cable to overlap existing cable 6" and clamp with (2) 1/8" cable clamps each side.

DISCLAIMER

These items are considered race only, or off-road. Improper installation or any type of brake failure can cause serious injury or death. Car owner assumes all risk of
failure of any kind upon installing these brake parts.

MustangSteve is not responsible for any consequences should a failure of any kind occur. These parts must be installed by someone who is competent in installing and modifying automobile brake systems.