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Photos shown are a representation of the appearance of components in a kit with options.

Actual product & finish may vary for your application.

1957-1986 9" Rear Axle Ford Rear Disc Brake Kit

1957-1986 9" Rear Axle Ford Rear Disc Brake Kit


Our Standard Kit Does Both Sides of the Axle, and Includes:

  • Brackets, grade 8 mounting hardware, park brake housing extension, spacer plates, and 11 9/16" vented rotors.


Kits With Calipers Does Both Sides of the Axle, they include the above

  • Kits that are ordered with the parking brake style calipers also include the flexible stainless steel brake lines, and cable housing extension tubes.
  • Kits with non-parking brake calipers come with flexible stainless steel brake lines.


Kit Options Allow You to Upgrade Your Kit to Include:

  • Calipers with Pads in Raw or Powder Coated Finish
  • Black Powder, Red Powder coated brackets.
  • Performance Dimpled and Slotted Rotors


Disc/ Disc Applications.

  • IF you have ABS you shouldn’t need to do anything else providing the ABS system is working properly.
  • Applications PRE-ABS running Disc/Disc brakes. The kit works with the stock master cylinders, if you are wanting a better pedal feel; the master cylinder needs to be changed out for a master cylinder made for disc/disc applications.
  • We sell these master cylinders please see the link on this page.

Ford Brake Boosters | Rustic Disc Brakes

  • To verify you are ordering the correct kit, measure your drum backing plate bolt hole spacing center to center on either your spindle/axle housing flange and compare to our spacing diagram.
  • Fits 7" Axle flanges without machining the axles. Small bearing, large bearing, and large bearing style 2.
  • Most 15 Inch and Larger Disc Brake (not drum) Style Wheels. All three bearing ends.
  • Only Fits 5 x 5 1/2" Wheel Lug Pattern.
  • With most 35 spline axle shafts, our bracket will need to be placed on the axle before pressing the bearing on. 
  • Ford axles are not accurate on the back side of the backing plate flange. Our brackets mount to the front accurate side of the axle housing. Ford axles also have at least 3 different lengths. Our brackets are adjustable to cover all axle lengths.
  • When converting from drum to disk. You will need to cut and re-flair your existing hard brake line or bend new ones. These are not supplied.
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