No, as Dodger noted. The 1962 Polara is a B-body. It's a pretty rare car nowadays. The "total contact brakes' (TCB) seem to have one thing in common with a 1962 b-body Dodge -- people either like them or don't like them. :) Did you get a chance to look at the video http://youtu.be/LbLIIdgQhjc link? The narrator is enthusiastic about those TCB brakes. Thanks, Gary H. > -------Original Message------- > From: Eric > A 62 Chrysler still has the Total-Contact Brakes...that I know. I > never like the constant-adjustments that they needed not to pull one > way or the other. Is the 62 Dodge a full size body as my Newport? > > On Mon, Feb 23, 2015 at 7:23 PM, Gary H. > wrote: > > > I can't recall if it was 1962 or 1963 that Chryslers were switched > > from "total contact brakes" to Bendix, the type used on the 1962 > > Polara (b-body). http://www.classictruckshop.com/images/Bendix.GIF > > shows Bendix style. > > > > http://youtu.be/LbLIIdgQhjc shows the Total-Contact Brake Service > > Tips. See if the 1962 has brakes that look lie these. > > > > You can tell by looking at the brakes which design it is. > > > > Gary H. > > > >> -------Original Message------- > > > >> > >> Are the brakes basically the same on these two cars? I've not > > seen a > >> 62 Polara front brakes so I'm not sure. I'm helping Jack Perry > > with > >> some info about converting to disk and I don't want to pass on > > the > >> wrong info. > >> > >> Thanks. > >> > >> Eric -- -- -- Please address private email -- email of interest to only one person -- directly to that person. That is, email your parts/car transactions and negotiations, as well as other personal messages, only to the intended recipient. Do not just press "reply" and send your email to everyone using the general '62-'65 Clubhouse public email address. This practice will protect your privacy, reduce the total volume of mail and fine-tune the content signal to Mopar topic. Thanks! 1962 to 1965 Mopar Clubhouse Discussion Guidelines: http://www.1962to1965mopar.ornocar.org/mletiq.html and http://www.1962to1965mopar.ornocar.com/general_disclaimer.html. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "The 1962 to 1965 Mopar Mail List Clubhouse" group. http://groups.google.com/group/1962to1965mopars?hl=en. --- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "The 1962 to 1965 Mopar Mail List Clubhouse" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to 1962to1965mopars+unsubscribe@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.