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 Post subject: EL XR6 Slotted and Drilled Rotors
Posted: Sun Feb 17, 2013 10:23 am 
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Just wondering what slotted and drilled rotors everyone is using on there EL's? I need something that will give the standard setup a bit more "Punch".

 

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 Post subject: Re: EL XR6 Slotted and Drilled Rotors
Posted: Sun Feb 17, 2013 10:40 am 
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im using RDA slotted and dimpled rotors on the front. havent had any issues, pulls my car up fine. still got stock rotors on the back, havent had to change them yet.

 

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 Post subject: Re: EL XR6 Slotted and Drilled Rotors
Posted: Sun Feb 17, 2013 10:42 am 
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Did they fit straight on without many issues? Are they the 330mm ones?

 

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 Post subject: Re: EL XR6 Slotted and Drilled Rotors
Posted: Sun Feb 17, 2013 10:44 am 
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nah, just the standard size, direct replacement.

 

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 Post subject: Re: EL XR6 Slotted and Drilled Rotors
Posted: Sun Feb 17, 2013 10:48 am 
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http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/Ford-EF-EL-R ... 5d3a8ea00b
or just the fronts
http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/DRILLED-SLOT ... 5d3a4c67ae

 

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 Post subject: Re: EL XR6 Slotted and Drilled Rotors
Posted: Sun Feb 17, 2013 11:04 am 
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They are a pretty good price, do they handle abuse very well? I only ask as they are a lot cheaper they DBA's?

 

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 Post subject: Re: EL XR6 Slotted and Drilled Rotors
Posted: Sun Feb 17, 2013 11:05 am 
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as i said, i havent had an issue with mine, and i dont drive like a grandpa! lol pulled me up everytime ive needed them to.

 

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 Post subject: Re: EL XR6 Slotted and Drilled Rotors
Posted: Sun Feb 17, 2013 11:11 am 
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Lol, I might give them a crack then. At least they will be a crap load better then the stock setup haha

 

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 Post subject: Re: EL XR6 Slotted and Drilled Rotors
Posted: Sun Feb 17, 2013 11:13 am 
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they do make a bit of noise while braking, so dont be worried when it does it, its normal. lol

 

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 Post subject: Re: EL XR6 Slotted and Drilled Rotors
Posted: Sun Feb 17, 2013 11:23 am 
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Lol that's cool :)

 

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 Post subject: Re: EL XR6 Slotted and Drilled Rotors
Posted: Sun Feb 17, 2013 11:30 am 
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Have a read of that brakes article creeture3 found - easily found in a search.

 

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 Post subject: Re: EL XR6 Slotted and Drilled Rotors
Posted: Sun Feb 17, 2013 2:29 pm 
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Cheers mate. The article was very helpful

 

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