Low profile (shorter) tires must be used when installing drop spindles. We offer 145SR15, 135SR15 and 165/45R15 tires that will fit with drop spindles. Your local tire shop can offer many other options that will work as well.
Removing the original link pins and king pins is necessary to install the new drop spindles. New king and link pins are available in the Additional Options tab above.
This kit includes the following:2.5" Disc Brake Drop Spindles
Front Brake Rotors
Brake Calipers & Pads
Wheel Bearings & Grease Seals
Mounting Hardware & Instructions
(The brake pads used are softer than other types, making them quieter for the driving experience. All brake parts must be thoroughly cleaned and disc brake grease must be used on all piston to pad contact surfaces or brake squeak and vibration may occur.)
Please Note: This product is compatible with 15 inch wheels. It will NOT fit 14 inch wheels.
Drop Spindles are not compatible with Super Beetles!
Please allow 2-3 days for processing on all disc brake kits.
The EMPI and must be used with the Disc Brake Conversion Kit. They can be added at the "Additional Options" tab above.
A Dual Circuit, Large Bore Master Cylinder should be used if converting to 4 wheel disc brakes.