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Old 10-13-2012, 06:48 PM
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Also, no one makes the rear brake lines for these trucks. Not even the SRT. You can buy rear lines and fittings and make them yourself or find a company that will do it for you. I found a company called Essex. They make custom brake applications for all vehicles. They told me if I mail in a set of stock brake lines they can make a steel braided set to match and mail everything back. Idk if its worth it but for inquiring minds, here ya go.
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The SRT Dana 60 uses the same brake line setup as a 1500 9.25 (I transferred mine right over). This kit will work on regular 1500 rear brakes.
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Thats interesting... I looked for hours upon hours trying to find the rear lines. I wonder how many lines are included with this kit. Everywhere I've looked its a 3 line kit. There is a rear flex line that splits to the two steel lines which turn into a 6 or 7 in. flex line at each rear wheel. All the kits ive seen include the line that ends up splitting but not the outter flex lines.

Based on the pics these wont work on stock calipers anyway. These look really nice but I dont think they would work on non SRT calipers.
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I'm telling you, the brake line setup is identical.
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Good find then! I wish I would have seen this earlier. If I cant buy the rear outter lines separately I'll probably try to make my own. But good info for anyone else looking to do this.
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The Dana I got to put in didn't come with a brake line setup. So I dug into the handy dandy parts book to find, lo and behold for the rear brakes there are is no difference between the SRT brake line setup and the regular 1500 one. Fronts are different. I literally unbolted my brake lines from my old 9.25 and put them on the Dana. Straight bolt in.
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Funny thing is the caliper they show in the picture is a Wilwood, not stock SRT.
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Nice! I stand corrected. So the pic on the website must be a different brake setup. Hopefully they will sell the rear lines separately. Thanks for the link. Did you do the steel braided brake lines on yours yet?
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Nice! I stand corrected. So the pic on the website must be a different brake setup. Hopefully they will sell the rear lines separately. Thanks for the link. Did you do the steel braided brake lines on yours yet?
Not yet, it is one of MANY things on my wish list lol. Goodridge USA makes these kits for JTVSP, there is a better than even chance they make a 1500 kit.
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I was looking into this tonight also and did find one company that sells the 2 fronts together as a package but you have to order each rear brake line individually. I'm not sure if this is what you are looking for/to do but I guess it is an option. I'm looking to do the same thing as I think I'm pretty sure I still have the stock lines on my truck and they definitely aren't as tight or responsive as they should be. Not sure what Im going to go with though when I do decide.
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I was looking into this tonight also and did find one company that sells the 2 fronts together as a package but you have to order each rear brake line individually. I'm not sure if this is what you are looking for/to do but I guess it is an option. I'm looking to do the same thing as I think I'm pretty sure I still have the stock lines on my truck and they definitely aren't as tight or responsive as they should be. Not sure what Im going to go with though when I do decide.

Whats the name of the company? Can you post a link?
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