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      07-25-2005, 12:18 AM   #1
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Brake Cooling Kits???

Anyone know of a manufacture who makes a front brake cooling kit for our cars yet? Gonna take the ride on a couple of open track sessions in the very near future, and I'd like a little extra cooling for the brakes....
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I haven't seen anything yet. I was going to remove my front bumper cover sometime this week and look at the plumbing and where the air gets channeled around down there...
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I think it averages it out over a period of time. I've had the same light come on when leaving the car running on a hill only to then go back to near the full mark once I started driving on flat roads.

I've already changed the oil 3 times and I'm at 11,000km...lol.
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The brake cooling ducts are already in place. If you want extra cooling get drilled and slotted rotors.
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Like above, drilled and slotted rotors are probably your best bet.
I heard new brake pads are worthwhile as well, Cool Carbon being the ones I hear most.
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slotted rotors
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