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brake lines whitch ones are best

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by muddysub, Oct 17, 2001.

  1. muddysub

    muddysub 1 ton suburban status Staff Member Moderator GMOTM Winner

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    i'm getting my tires at the end of the month and when i pick them up i'll buy brake lines. but whitch ones do i get? pro comp is all i've heard of that sound good. i definitely want steel braids and i've got a 4" lift so i wanna be able to flex too. have any of you guys with the pro comp lines had problems with them?

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    my pro comp are sweet i love em

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    my pro comp's are great
     
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    muddysub 1 ton suburban status Staff Member Moderator GMOTM Winner

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    cool i guess i know what i'm buying now. thanks.

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    muddysub 1 ton suburban status Staff Member Moderator GMOTM Winner

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    gotta question though. i've heard that steel braided lines actually help shorten up your braking distance. is that true?

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    They don't expand like the rubber ones do which makes your peddal firmer. I don't know about the stoping distance but it might be for the same reason.

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