Red Line Big Brake Kit, Front Land Cruiser Upgrade, FJ-40, 45, 55, 60 Series
Tired of the lack of braking performance on your Land Cruiser or mini truck? Have you upgraded to 35, 37, or larger tires, or a V8 engine? This brake kit is for you. It’s the only kit of its kind for the solid axle Land Cruisers and Mini Truck on the market. We found this to be the best solution to get your Land Cruiser to stop! This kit will keep you in control, no more pre-braking before a stoplight 100 yards out and no more double pumping! When installing this kit we highly recommend upgrading your entire braking system with 1″ bore master cylinder, rear disc brakes, dual-diaphragm boosters, and proportioning valve. We also have these components available. Having a balanced braking system is important for safety and performance.
This kit requires 17″ or larger rims, a 16″ rim variation of our kit is available, call us for details. Kit ships with remanufactured IFS hubs, with new Koyo Bearings and gaskets. With the IFS hubs, your wheel mounting surface will be 1.5″ wider on each side. New lug wheel studs are installed. This kit is designed to fit Toyota solid front axles up to 1990.
- 13.30″ Diameter cross-drilled and slotted rotors (factory rotors are 12″)
- Aftermarket high-quality Toyota V8 calipers
- Performance brake pads
- 17″ long rubber DOT brake lines
- Rebuilt IFS wheel bearings hubs with Koyo Bearings and Studs installed
- Red Line Caliper Bracket
- Detailed install instructions RED LINE LANDCRUISERS BIG BRAKE KIT INSTRUCTIONS [PDF]
- 3″ wider mounting surface.
Requires: 17″ rims or larger
Recommend: For proper brake bias and balance, it is recommended that you run 1″ bore master cylinder, rear disc brakes, dual-diaphragm boosters, and proportioning valve see our brake conversion parts category.
WARNING: Brakes are the single most important system in your vehicle, always consult with a specialist when upgrading anything to your Land Cruiser braking system. It is the sole responsibility of the person installing any brake or suspension component or kit for that particular application. If you are not sure how to safely use this brake / suspension component or kit, you should not install or use it. Do not assume anything! Improperly installed or maintained brakes and or suspension components and systems are dangerous. If you are not sure, get professional help. You may obtain additional information and technical support by calling Red Line Land Cruiser at 719.638.2003, emailing us at “firstname.lastname@example.org” or visiting our website at RedLineLandCruisers.com – Use of Red Line Land Cruisers technical support does not guarantee proper installation. YOU, or the person who does the installation must know how to properly use this product. It is not possible over the phone or email to understand or foresee all the issues that might arise in your installation.
Automotive equipment brakes and suspension must be maintained and should be checked regularly for fatigue, damage and wear.