Go Back   Jeep Garage - Jeep Forum > Jeep Platform Discussion > Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 > WK2 SRT Performance Discussion > Suspension/Driveline/Brakes

Join Jeep Garage Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
  #1  
Old 06-20-2011, 11:27 PM
Scottina06's Avatar
JeepGarage Founder
My Jeep: 2014 6.4L SRT8 WK2
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Berea, Kentucky
Posts: 48,752
Thanks: 827
Thanked 806 Times in 622 Posts
Rep Power: 7717318
Scottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond repute
Garage
Specs on the 2012 Jeep SRT8 Brembos?

Anyone?
__________________

__________________
SCOTT
The HARDER you work...the LUCKIER you are!
2014 REDLINE red Jeep SRT "BLOODIED Edition" 1 of 1
Previous JEEP rides-
2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT-deep cherry
2013 JKU 10th anniversary-white
2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo-inferno red



Twitter-The_Jeep_Guy
Instagram-thejeep_guy

Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 06-21-2011, 01:37 AM
kokanee13's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: alberta
Posts: 72
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Rep Power: 7772
kokanee13 has a reputation beyond reputekokanee13 has a reputation beyond reputekokanee13 has a reputation beyond reputekokanee13 has a reputation beyond reputekokanee13 has a reputation beyond reputekokanee13 has a reputation beyond reputekokanee13 has a reputation beyond reputekokanee13 has a reputation beyond reputekokanee13 has a reputation beyond reputekokanee13 has a reputation beyond reputekokanee13 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Specs on the 2012 Jeep SRT8 Brembos?

What would you like to know. They are 6 piston MONSTERS. 15 in rotors. Wicked.
__________________

__________________
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 06-21-2011, 09:47 AM
Red G8R's Avatar
Member
My Jeep: 2011 5.7L WK2
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Whitby, Ontario, Canada
Posts: 899
Thanks: 0
Thanked 11 Times in 11 Posts
Rep Power: 2388
Red G8R has a reputation beyond reputeRed G8R has a reputation beyond reputeRed G8R has a reputation beyond reputeRed G8R has a reputation beyond reputeRed G8R has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Specs on the 2012 Jeep SRT8 Brembos?

I'd love to retrofit them on my Overland......but I can imagine the cost.
__________________
Peter
2011 GC Overland, 4x4, 5.7L, Q-L, 730N, White/Beige. :thumbsup:
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 06-21-2011, 10:55 AM
ekaz's Avatar
Member
My Jeep: 2009 7.0L SRT8
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Chicago
Posts: 561
Thanks: 1
Thanked 11 Times in 10 Posts
Rep Power: 2518
ekaz has a reputation beyond reputeekaz has a reputation beyond reputeekaz has a reputation beyond reputeekaz has a reputation beyond reputeekaz has a reputation beyond reputeekaz has a reputation beyond reputeekaz has a reputation beyond reputeekaz has a reputation beyond reputeekaz has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Specs on the 2012 Jeep SRT8 Brembos?

Due to new front suspension design, the new Brembos will not fit the WK platform.
__________________
Unlawful Gathering
Click for details!
2012 300 SRT
2011 GC Overland
2009 Modern Blue Pearl (for sale)
Headlights by DC Customs
Powered by PWR
Shifted by SHR
Tooned by Toona
Blinged by Billet Technologies
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 06-21-2011, 11:07 AM
Scottina06's Avatar
JeepGarage Founder
My Jeep: 2014 6.4L SRT8 WK2
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Berea, Kentucky
Posts: 48,752
Thanks: 827
Thanked 806 Times in 622 Posts
Rep Power: 7717318
Scottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond repute
Garage
Re: Specs on the 2012 Jeep SRT8 Brembos?

Quote:
Originally Posted by kokanee13 View Post
What would you like to know. They are 6 piston MONSTERS. 15 in rotors. Wicked.
6 piston fronts.....4 piston rears...

15" rotors in the front...what was the rears? 14.3?
__________________
SCOTT
The HARDER you work...the LUCKIER you are!
2014 REDLINE red Jeep SRT "BLOODIED Edition" 1 of 1
Previous JEEP rides-
2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT-deep cherry
2013 JKU 10th anniversary-white
2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo-inferno red



Twitter-The_Jeep_Guy
Instagram-thejeep_guy

Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 06-22-2011, 12:11 PM
Scottina06's Avatar
JeepGarage Founder
My Jeep: 2014 6.4L SRT8 WK2
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Berea, Kentucky
Posts: 48,752
Thanks: 827
Thanked 806 Times in 622 Posts
Rep Power: 7717318
Scottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond repute
Garage
Re: Specs on the 2012 Jeep SRT8 Brembos?

heres the actual specs
BRAKES
Front
Size and Type
15.0 x 1.34 (380 x 34) vented disc with Brembo six-piston caliper and ABS
Swept Area, sq. in. (sq. cm.)
104.2 (672)
Rear
Size and Type
13.78 x 1.10 (350 x 28) disc with Brembo four-piston caliper and single-channel ABS
Swept Area, sq. in. (sq. cm.)
79.0 (508)
Power Assist
Single-rate, tandem diaphragm vacuum
__________________
SCOTT
The HARDER you work...the LUCKIER you are!
2014 REDLINE red Jeep SRT "BLOODIED Edition" 1 of 1
Previous JEEP rides-
2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT-deep cherry
2013 JKU 10th anniversary-white
2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo-inferno red



Twitter-The_Jeep_Guy
Instagram-thejeep_guy

Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 06-23-2011, 04:50 AM
ENFORCER's Avatar
Premium Member
My Jeep: 2014 6.4L WK2
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Sydney, Australia
Posts: 1,891
Thanks: 22
Thanked 73 Times in 60 Posts
Rep Power: 321828
ENFORCER has a reputation beyond reputeENFORCER has a reputation beyond reputeENFORCER has a reputation beyond reputeENFORCER has a reputation beyond reputeENFORCER has a reputation beyond reputeENFORCER has a reputation beyond reputeENFORCER has a reputation beyond reputeENFORCER has a reputation beyond reputeENFORCER has a reputation beyond reputeENFORCER has a reputation beyond reputeENFORCER has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Specs on the 2012 Jeep SRT8 Brembos?

I have the same Brembo calipers on my FPV GT-E (au performance sedan). They stop well and do not fade after a serious track session. If they are using Brembo rotors, they will need replacign every 15k miles as they are really soft and are lucky to last a single pad change. My car is about 800lb lighter than a SRT8 and it did a set of pads in 15k miles and the rotors were just in spec.
__________________
Help out Scottina06's son
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 06-23-2011, 02:05 PM
Scottina06's Avatar
JeepGarage Founder
My Jeep: 2014 6.4L SRT8 WK2
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Berea, Kentucky
Posts: 48,752
Thanks: 827
Thanked 806 Times in 622 Posts
Rep Power: 7717318
Scottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond repute
Garage
Re: Specs on the 2012 Jeep SRT8 Brembos?

yep...brembo rotors and pads
__________________
SCOTT
The HARDER you work...the LUCKIER you are!
2014 REDLINE red Jeep SRT "BLOODIED Edition" 1 of 1
Previous JEEP rides-
2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT-deep cherry
2013 JKU 10th anniversary-white
2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo-inferno red



Twitter-The_Jeep_Guy
Instagram-thejeep_guy

Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 06-23-2011, 03:33 PM
nosmoke's Avatar
Premium Member
My Jeep: 2012 6.4L SRT8 WK2
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 281
Thanks: 11
Thanked 7 Times in 6 Posts
Rep Power: 1774
nosmoke is on a distinguished road
Re: Specs on the 2012 Jeep SRT8 Brembos?

What are the costs to replace these brembo pads and rotors, i wonder?

I know they say, "if you have to ask, don't buy the car." But, I still want to know what I'm getting into though.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 06-23-2011, 04:16 PM
Scottina06's Avatar
JeepGarage Founder
My Jeep: 2014 6.4L SRT8 WK2
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Berea, Kentucky
Posts: 48,752
Thanks: 827
Thanked 806 Times in 622 Posts
Rep Power: 7717318
Scottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond repute
Garage
Re: Specs on the 2012 Jeep SRT8 Brembos?

Quote:
Originally Posted by nosmoke View Post
What are the costs to replace these brembo pads and rotors, i wonder?

I know they say, "if you have to ask, don't buy the car." But, I still want to know what I'm getting into though.

if you buy the brembo replacements from the dealer...they are stupid $$$$. But the aftermarket will be much, much cheaper. I have seen aftermarket complete sets of rotors/pads go anywhere from $250 to $800 for the wk1 srt. I dont expect these to be much more.
__________________

__________________
SCOTT
The HARDER you work...the LUCKIER you are!
2014 REDLINE red Jeep SRT "BLOODIED Edition" 1 of 1
Previous JEEP rides-
2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT-deep cherry
2013 JKU 10th anniversary-white
2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo-inferno red



Twitter-The_Jeep_Guy
Instagram-thejeep_guy

Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
soon to be 2012 Jeep SRT8 owner-Please READ! Scottina06 Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 3 06-17-2011 07:49 PM
2012 Jeep SRT8 Images - Clarification please. Alex Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 4 04-26-2011 12:07 PM
2012 Jeep SRT8 spy pics........ Scottina06 Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 72 04-03-2011 10:16 PM
2012 Jeep SRT8 Possible News 5point9 Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 3 02-26-2011 09:20 AM
2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 is a GO! Milous Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 141 02-10-2011 02:08 PM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:13 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2012 - JeepGarage.Org
The Jeep Grand Cherokee Owners Community