Let’s talk about big brake kits for a bit. For the purposes of this article, we’re going to refer to any upgrade in rotor diameter and caliper size as a “big brake kit” or BBK for short.
In this tutorial, we will show you how to replace your OEM rotors with aftermarket Stillen rotors on a Nissan Altima. It is a very easy procedure and requires the following: Difficulty: Easy Tools: Jack & stand, 19mm wrench (not socket/ratchet) Time: Roughly 20 minutes per rotor Front: Comparison Step 1: Starting at the front, […]
Replacing G35 brake pads I’ll do a walk through for anyone considering doing a brake job: Took about 2 hours to swap all pads and rotors. The G35 is a piece of cake to work on… I LOVE THIS CAR! Before and after: First off, let’s inspect our new G35 brake rotors and G35 brake […]
Overview: I’m sure every 240sx owner has considered upgrading their brakes to the more popular z32 and q45 brakes. However, another option are the brakes from the 1993-1997 Infiniti J30. The J30 and Q45 rotors share the same part number and the J30 calipers are just slightly smaller than the Q45’s. Difficulty: *** Time: 2-4 […]
300zx Brake Upgrade for FRS/BRZ – Part 2 – How will they work? Assuming you’ve already read Part 1 of the 300ZX Brake Upgrade for FRS/BRZ, let’s cover the rest of this system. In this article I will talk about how this braking system performs in comparison to stock. I will try to explain some […]
Would you like better brakes for your BRZ/FRS without spending $2k or more? In this article i will show you many options for brake upgrades ranging from professional aftermarket kits to a simple OEM upgrade.