Project BeepBeep – ’68 Road Runner -Disc Break Conversion Part 2

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Having made the decision to convert the front brakes from shoe to disc Bill gets started with this major project for #ProjectBeepBeep.

He went with a kit from Dr. Diff and here’s a brief look at some of the contents.


Nice shiny new rotors!!

Spindle and shield

Spindle and Shield practice fitting.


Here’s a close up of how far off the shield is actually off.

That isn’t going to work as is.


There’s a lot more coming up on Project BeepBeep.

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Introducing #ProjectBeepBeep – Code H 1968 Road Runner

I’d like you to take a look at one of my constant readers classic muscle car. First let me say that Bill has been an a long quest to find a car to replace this car:   Back in the day. It was a long search with lots of phone calls with many …

Project BeepBeep – ’68 Road Runner – Drum or Disc – The Decision

1968 Ply Road RunnerProject BeepBeep Welcome back to #ProjectBeepBeep.  Bill is looking at the brakes and gets some professional assistance to help him make a crucial decision.  You know if you’ve got a lot of GO…you need a lot STOP. It not an easy decision to alter a car’s originality, especially …

Project BeepBeep – ’68 RoadRunner – Door Panel Tips

Ready for some more #ProjectBeepBeep?  Bill takes you through a few tips for restoring your B-Body door panels. Take a look:     Great stuff!!!  Thanks Bill!!! Have a few Mopar tips – Post them up or drop me a note @ and we get you video/tip posted on the site. Thanks for reading Tim                 Introducing …

Project BeepBeep – A look at the Brakes

Bill takes a look at the heavy-duty brakes that came on the ’68 Road Runner. Bill doesn’t like the stopping power that these give him and even though they are in good shape, he may still upgrade them.     Here are a couple close-ups of those heavy-duty brakes:   That’s some great information on brake …
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4 Responses to Project BeepBeep – ’68 Road Runner -Disc Break Conversion Part 2

  1. Tim Sweet says:

    From over on Reddit /u/NormalMacdonald • reply

    Thanks for posting this. 68-70 rr is the dream for me its a ton of fun watching this build

    • Bill says:

      Thanks! I waited 20 years to get this car, and I’m bummed that I could not drive it much due to how awful the brakes were. Hopefully in the next three weekens, or so it will be back on the road and ready for some car shows.

  2. Bill says:

    I get exhausted just watching the video. Definitely a painful, slow process for me!

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