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post #1 of 5 Old 02-19-2010, 11:45 AM Thread Starter
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will thes disc brakes work on my 76 cj 5

will this disk brake setup fit my '76 cj5? i want to swap from disk to drum as easily as i can....i know these pics are a little vague but the axle i have for a donor is a 78' model....

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post #2 of 5 Old 02-19-2010, 11:53 AM
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Yes they will. If the gear ratio is the same as what you have it would be easier to swap in the entire axle assembly.
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post #3 of 5 Old 02-19-2010, 11:56 AM Thread Starter
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would rather do just the hub ends instead of whole unit

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post #4 of 5 Old 02-19-2010, 01:40 PM
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You'll have to do everything from the outer knuckles and out if that's the route you want to take. The drum brake knuckles don't have enough clearance for the calipers to move.
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post #5 of 5 Old 02-19-2010, 01:49 PM Thread Starter
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