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Teves / Akebono upgrade

I drive a 2002 WJ Limited fitted with Teves Calipers, and I need to upgrade to Akebono. I have noticed on a few sites that people have bought the Akebono from R1 Concepts - however R1 dont have a conversion kit that includes a mounting bracket.

Do I require a new bracket or does the R1 Concept Akebono fit directly to the Teves bracket on my 2002 WJ. R1 doesn't have an answer for me?????
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Re: Teves / Akebono upgrade

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I drive a 2002 WJ Limited fitted with Teves Calipers, and I need to upgrade to Akebono. I have noticed on a few sites that people have bought the Akebono from R1 Concepts - however R1 dont have a conversion kit that includes a mounting bracket.

Do I require a new bracket or does the R1 Concept Akebono fit directly to the Teves bracket on my 2002 WJ. R1 doesn't have an answer for me?????
Take a pic of your caliper post it here.

You will need the Akebono Caliper bracket it will not mount to the Teve's. the rotors don't matter they are all the same size.
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Re: Teves / Akebono upgrade

so guys someone on here must know the answer
any members on here from R1 concepts

need to know if calipers from R1 (akebono) will fit direct onto my car (teves) and do the Akebono's come with the mounting bracket .

need to know before i pay $600 + and shipping to Canada and find out they dont fit.

Guy I spoke to at R1 was next to uselless do they want to make a sale or not ???
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