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5 lug on a 71 - 73
« on: March 15, 2015, 06:08:08 PM »
Is there any way to put 5 lug disc on a 71 - 73 pinto ? all the kits I've seen are for 74 and up...

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Re: 5 lug on a 71 - 73
« Reply #1 on: March 16, 2015, 05:21:43 AM »
http://www.wilwood.com/BrakeKits/BrakeKitsProdFront.aspx?itemno=140-1013-B

Tony (351C into a 71) found a kit from Strange. He has drum brakes & the kit is for disk up-grade. Don't know the numbers.


The Wilwood kit has brake lines you can (should) order as well: http://www.wilwood.com/LineKits/LineKitsProd.aspx?itemno=220-8307

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Re: 5 lug on a 71 - 73
« Reply #3 on: March 16, 2015, 07:17:19 AM »
I do not know if it is a typo, but the Strange 71-72 kits list a GM bolt circle of 4-3/4".

Another option with some fabrication is described in this thread.
http://www.fordpinto.com/index.php?topic=1103.30
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Re: 5 lug on a 71 - 73
« Reply #4 on: March 21, 2015, 11:44:21 PM »
it looks like I'm going to be getting a 71 so Need to find all the options. need to get pricing on that Strange kit. the wilwood  option is nice but $$$$$.

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Re: 5 lug on a 71 - 73
« Reply #5 on: March 26, 2015, 08:57:34 PM »
Look at the FAQ section.  I believe turbopinto72 did a write up on 11" 5-lug front brakes for his 73 Pangra.
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