Jump to content
Forums Gone... but not forgotten!
Pontiac of the Month

brandyv73's 1968 Firebird

2019 June
of the Month

  • Welcome!

    Welcome to Forever Pontiac, full of great ideas for Pontiac performance, maintenance, or for peer-to-peer assistance from Professional and DIY mechanics. Also, compete in our Pontiac monthly competitions. Please register if you'd like to take part.

  • 0
Sign in to follow this  
nubs

power brake booster and master cylinder 1962 grand prix

Question

NEW TO FORUM AND NEED HELP.RESTORING A 62 G.P. AND AM HAVING TROUBLE FINDING A POWER BRAKE BOOSTER AND MASTER CYLINDER COMBO I CAN EASILY ACCESS AND FIT TO MY CAR.ORIGINAL UNIT IS KAPUT AND I WOULD LIKE TO GET A MORE MODERN SET-UP.WOULD A CHEVY UNIT FROM THE SAME YEAR WORK??ANY IDEAS?WOULD A UNIT FROM A LATER MODEL FULLSIZE G.M WORK??THANKS FOR THE HELP. NUBS


Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

5 answers to this question

Recommended Posts

  • 0

https://www.opgi.com/grand-prix/1962/brake-systems/



Here's a start. They should have original, but now might be the time to upgrade to disk over drum. Huge difference when I upgraded my GTO.


Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Tired of these Ads? Register Today!

  • 0

THANKS FOR THE TIP.WILL CONTACT THEM.WOULD UPGRADE TO DISCS BUT AM USING THE 8-BOLT ALUMINUM WHEELS.NUBS


Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 0

THANKS FOR THE TIP.WILL CONTACT THEM.WOULD UPGRADE TO DISCS BUT AM USING THE 8-BOLT ALUMINUM WHEELS.NUBS

I have other sources to check if you can't find what you need.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 0

Let me make sure I understand what you are looking for here....



You want a power brake booster and master cylinder combo to work on an 8-lug drum '62 GP? Did I get that right? Are you looking to upgrade the car to 8-lug disc brakes too?



Have I got that right?


Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 0

I FOUND A REPAIR SHOP IN PORTLAND OREGON THAT CAN GET ME GOING.THANKS FOR THE HELP.WILL USE YOU GUYS AGAIN IN MY G.P. ADVENTURE.NUBS

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Answer this question...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Restore formatting

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Sign in to follow this  

Tired of these Ads? Purchase Enhanced Membership today to remove them!
×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.