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Old 01-17-2003, 07:06 PM
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I want to put front disc brakes on my nova without a huge cash outlay where am I going to find a decent bolt on for this? thanks

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the only real bolt on for this is nova 68-on or 67-69 Camaro. the only real spindle difference is the top bolt boss on the spindle (holds the backing plate) is longer than the disc brake spindle and you can trim it down and rethread it, then the disc brake parts will bolt on.
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Go to page #2 about half way down on 68-72 nova disc brakes,as stated find one of these donor cars,will work ,you can use drum spindle,the top boss that the dust plate bolts to cut off 1/2 inch
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