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2010 Scion XD Performance Brake Rotors and Pads

To all you Scion XD enthusiast, R1 Concepts is fully stocked with performance rotors and brake pads for your car.  For a limited time only, we are offering a complete front package deal that includes two front Premium Double Cross Drilled Slotted brake rotors with Stop Tech brake pads for $214.99 SHIPPED!  Give us a […]

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StopTech Stainless Steel Brake Lines

R1 Concepts, the performance brake company offers brake rotors, pads, calipers, hardware kits, G2 caliper paint, caliper kits, sensors, brake hoses, wheel cylinder, master cylinder,and  big brake kits. Maybe the last thing you might need on this list is stainless steel brake lines. R1Concepts carries StopTech stainless steel brake lines. Under continuous use, OEM(original equipment […]

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Steel Braided Brake Lines Vs. Rubber Hose Brake Lines

Stainless steel braided lines vs Rubber hoses TEST RESULTS   TEST 1: Burst Pressure Test Brake hoses should not show any sign of leakage if tested at 3600 PSI. However, a stainless steel line can have pressure up to 13500 PSI before bursting, whereas rubber hoses will burst at 8000 PSI.   TEST 2: Whip […]

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How to bleed your brakes and increase performance.

Does your brake pedal feel spongy? Even with new rotors and pads, you just don’t feel the max performance? Many times, this is caused from air being trapped in you brake lines. This is usually do to high heat flex in the brake hoses. Brakes get hot, and when they are hot, your fluids are […]

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