Brake Bias

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Brake Bias

Postby IHeartRPS13 » Thu Jul 31, 2008 9:21 am

Heres a guide to calculate brake bias. The reference is for 240s but just plug your numbers and go from there. http://www.sr20forum.com/240sx-s13-s14- ... etups.html
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Re: Brake Bias

Postby scottzg » Wed Oct 12, 2011 6:38 pm

It works for low brake pressure, but it doesn't factor in the proportioning valve...
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Re: Brake Bias

Postby Ski_Lover » Thu Jun 07, 2012 11:58 am

For those of you wanting more effective brakes on your Miata (which have too much front bias), let me share a popular AutoX trick.

Run more agressive pads in the rear:
Many AutoX folks run OEM pads up front, and Axxix ultimates, or Hawk HP+ in the rear.
I prefer to run the Axxis Ultimates up front, and Carbotech XP-8 in the rear, this gives me outstanding results and wont fade under aggressive driving.

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