1978 Volkswagen Rabbit Brakes

    • Chrome Brakes®Solid Drilled and Slotted Front Rotors
      $191.28$153.02
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Solid Drilled and Slotted Front Rotors by Chrome Brakes®. Quantity: 1 Pair, Outside Diameter: 239mm, Lug Holes: 4, Weight: 16. This is a set of OEM-sized replacement rotors with slots and drilled holes that...
      # 10742324
    • EBC®Greenstuff 2000 Series Front Sport Brake Pads
      $78.05$62.44
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Greenstuff 2000 Series Front Sport Brake Pads by EBC®. FMSI: D096, 1 Pair. This set of replacement front disc brake pads is engineered for optimum performance on lighter, less powerful vehicles that do not...
      # 4235940
    • Wilwood®Assembly Lube
      $13.38from $10.70
      (0)
      Assembly Lube by Wilwood®. Wilwood’s specially formulated Synthetic Assembly Lubricant is designed to be used on pistons and rubber components when overhauling brake calipers, wheel cylinders and master cylinders for maximum...
      Compatible with All Brake FluidsFor Pistons and Rubber Components
      # 15885949
    • Wilwood®HI-TEMP Brake Fluid
      $16.68from $13.34
      (0)
      HI-TEMP Brake Fluid by Wilwood®. Wilwood’s specially formulated Hi-Temp° 570 Racing Brake Fluid has a minimum 570° F. dry boiling point of to withstand the severe heat requirements of automotive racing. Hi-Temp° 570’s low...
      Racing Brake FluidAvailable in single bottle, six-packs, or economical 24 bottle cases.
      # 15885952
    • Wilwood®Five Brake Fluid
      $21.74from $17.39
      (0)
      Five Brake Fluid by Wilwood®. Wilwood FIVE is a highly refined silicone brake fluid, formulated to preserve the looks and reliability on classic vehicles and show cars. Its non-hygroscopic blend blocks moisture absorption to...
      Superior lubrication for all Brake systemAvailable individually, in six-packs, or economical 24 bottle cases
      # 15885956
    • Wilwood®EXP600 PLUS Brake Fluid
      $31.39from $25.11
      (1)
      EXP600 PLUS Brake Fluid by Wilwood®. EXP 600 Plus is a highly refined blend developed for extreme performance under the high heat and extreme pressure of professional motorsports.EXP 600 Plus has tested to 626 degrees Fahrenheit...
      Developed for Extreme Performance Under the High Heat and Extreme PressureAvailable individually, in six-packs, or economical 20 bottle cases
      # 15885960
    • Bendix®Ceramic High-Performance Synthetic Brake Lubricant
      $21.33$17.06
      (0)
      Ceramic High-Performance Synthetic Brake Lubricant by Bendix®. Unaffected by salt and water, this lubricant is designed to last the life of the brake components. The premium ceramic-enhanced formulation lubricates even at extreme...
      Lubricates caliper hardware and quiets brake padsLasts the life of the brake job
      # 18362237
    • Pentosin®Brake Fluid
      $21.65$17.32
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Brake Fluid by Pentosin®. 1 Liter - Pentosin. Note: 1 Liter - Pentosin. When you’re low on oil, coolant or some other fluid, you may be tempted to just run down to the local auto parts chain store. But...
      # 7727040
    • Dorman®Brake Hydraulic Hose
      $13.21from $10.57
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Brake Hydraulic Hose by Dorman®. End 2 Type/Size of Fitting: Female - M10 x 1.0; without Gaskets; Bracket Material: No Bracket Required; End Fitting Material: Treated Steel; Hose Material: EPDM Rubber;...
      Quality construction ensures strength, chemical and thermal resistance for longer lifeBrake Hoses with banjo end fittings include new copper washers to ensure proper sealing
      # 17846138
    • PBR®Brake Hose
      $16.55from $13.24
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Brake Hose by PBR®. Are your brakes making noise? Is your vehicle’s stopping power not what it used to be? Brake repairs are not something that can be put off, but before you waste your time and gas...
      # 8640250
    • Dorman®Brake Master Cylinder
      $35.05from $28.04
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Brake Master Cylinder With 4 Outlets by Dorman®. without Installation Hardware; Material: Cast Iron. Dorman’s Brake Master Cylinders are suitable for a broad spectrum of vehicle applications. Dorman also...
      Cylinder housing is constructed from high-quality cast iron or aluminum for long-lasting durabilityAll rubber components are of high-quality EPDM compound for resistance to glycol-based brake fluid
      # 17852136
    • PBR®Brake Master Cylinder
      $103.90$83.12
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Brake Master Cylinder by PBR®. Note: 20.64mm Diameter Power disc brakes - German - Exc. Bendix. Are your brakes making noise? Is your vehicle’s stopping power not what it used to be? Brake repairs are not...
      # 8620663
    • Bosch®QuietCast™ Premium Organic Front Brake Pads
      $30.14$24.11
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit Standard Transmission 1978, QuietCast™ Premium Organic Front Brake Pads by Bosch®. Material Organic. If you're looking for responsive braking performance and noise-free operation, these brake pads are definitely...
      Highly engineered and tested friction material (platform-specific ceramic/semi-metallic/NAO) provides superior performanceDirect fit
      # 24217742
    • MTC®Brake Pad Shim
      $2.60$2.08
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Brake Pad Shim by MTC®. Stainless. Rear. Note: Exc. Kelsey-Hayes Brakes. Are your brakes making noise? Is your vehicle’s stopping power not what it used to be? Brake repairs are not something that can be...
      # 8667312
    • PBR®Deluxe Brake Pad Set
      $53.63from $42.90
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Deluxe Brake Pad Set by PBR®. - w/o Shims. Position: Front. Are your brakes making noise? Is your vehicle’s stopping power not what it used to be? Brake repairs are not something that can be put off, but...
      # 8651473
    • Wagner®QuickStop™ Semi-Metallic Front Brake Pads
      $23.38$18.70
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, QuickStop™ Semi-Metallic Front Brake Pads by Wagner®. Dependable stopping power is what you can expect with these QuickStop Brake Pads offered by one of the leading OE & Aftermarket friction manufacturers....
      OE-matched friction formulations and configurations for reliable, like-new braking performance and maximum durabilityDesigned, tested and certified in the USA by Wagner’s OE Engineers
      # 18761313
    • Wagner®ThermoQuiet™ Semi-Metallic Front Brake Pads
      $33.34$26.67
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, ThermoQuiet™ Semi-Metallic Front Brake Pads by Wagner®. Quieter braking, superior stopping power under any conditions, and long pad life – that's what you get with these one-piece brake pads with...
      Proprietary friction formulations provide quiet operation, unmatched braking performance, and less dustThermal-sensitive friction adjusts to a broad range of temperatures for dependable braking performance in varying conditions
      # 18762120
    • Zimmermann®Coated & Cross Drilled Brake Disc
      $81.89$65.51
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Coated & Cross Drilled Brake Disc by Zimmermann X-Drill Coated®. Position: Front. (239x12mm) Without wear indicator. Note: Solid (239x12mm) Without wear indicator. Are your brakes making noise? Is your...
      # 7746981
    • Pronto®Rear Brake Drum
      $27.20$21.76
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Rear Brake Drum by Pronto®. Get maximum stopping power, reduced noise, and smooth, vibration-free braking performance with Pronto brake drums. They’re precision balanced, fully machined, and ready to...
      Built in ISO certified factories to meet and surpass OE requirementsProvides noise-free operation and improved braking performance
      # 20212188
    • Pronto®Front Solid Brake Rotor
      $21.83$17.46
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Front Solid Brake Rotor by Pronto®. Get maximum stopping power, reduced noise, and smooth, vibration-free braking performance with Pronto disc brake rotors. They’re engineered to high metallurgical...
      Built in ISO certified factories to meet or surpass OE requirementsEngineered to high metallurgical standards to ensure ultimate quality, strength, and minimal noise
      # 20212900
    • Centric®C-Tek™ Metallic Front Brake Pads
      $13.95$11.16
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, C-Tek™ Metallic Front Brake Pads by Centric®. Designed to provide consistent braking power without brake squealing, groaning, and vibration, these brake pads also produce minimal dust and prolong rotor...
      100% asbestos- and copper-free formulasSemi-metallic compounds for excellent braking performance
      # 20650307
    • Centric®Posi Quiet™ Premium Ceramic Front Brake Pads
      $37.63$30.10
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Posi Quiet™ Premium Ceramic Front Brake Pads by Centric®. These pads are manufactured using the positive molding process to assure consistent friction material density throughout the pad for excellent...
      Stable friction performance across a wide temperature rangeLongest wearing most advanced material available
      # 20651997
    • Centric®C-Tek™ Standard Front Brake Rotor
      $21.93$17.54
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, C-Tek™ Standard Front Brake Rotor by Centric®. Manufactured using quality G3000 metallurgy and designed with a non-directional finish, this rotor provides superior braking power, high durability, excellent...
      OE style replacement rotorNon-directional finish
      # 18804858
    • Centric®C-Tek™ Standard Rear Brake Drum
      $31.03$24.82
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, C-Tek™ Standard Rear Brake Drum by Centric®. Engineered, designed, and manufactured using the latest technologies, this drum will provide OE fitment and performance at a great value. Its configured with...
      High quality at an affordable priceHighly durable and reliable
      # 19147164
    • Dorman®Rear Drum Brake Wheel Cylinder
      $8.68from $6.94
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Rear Drum Brake Wheel Cylinder by Dorman®. Brake Component Inlet Thread Size: M10x1; without Installation Hardware; With Bleeder Screw; Material: Cast Iron. Direct replacement Wheel Cylinder kits are an...
      Made with high quality EPDM rubber cups and boots for long lasting performanceRestores the original Wheel Cylinder’s service life when the bore finish can be adequately surfaced
      # 17870855
    • Zimmermann®Brake Drum
      $77.44$61.95
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Brake Drum by Zimmermann®. Position: Rear. 180mm Diameter. Are your brakes making noise? Is your vehicle’s stopping power not what it used to be? Brake repairs are not something that can be put off, but...
      # 7769252
    • PBR®Wheel Cylinder
      $25.24$20.19
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit Manual 1978, Wheel Cylinder by PBR®. Position: Rear. Note: 14.29mm Diameter. Are your brakes making noise? Is your vehicle’s stopping power not what it used to be? Brake repairs are not something that can be put...
      # 8624668
    • TRW®Wheel Cylinder
      $38.48$30.78
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit Power 1978, Wheel Cylinder by TRW®. With Tabs. Position: Rear. Note: 17.46mm Diameter. Are your brakes making noise? Is your vehicle’s stopping power not what it used to be? Brake repairs are not something that...
      # 8856389
    • Centric®Remanufactured Semi Loaded Brake Caliper
      $34.86from $27.89
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Remanufactured Semi Loaded Brake Caliper by Centric®. Pressure tested and carefully inspected, this caliper ensures safe, leak-free performance while providing a precision fit. The caliper is tumble blasted...
      Remanufactured to meet the most exacting standards for reliable performance100% pressure tested and inspected to ensure proper operation and fitment
      # 20401042
    • Centric®Steel Aluminum Front Caliper Piston
      $21.91from $17.53
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Steel Aluminum Front Caliper Piston by Centric®. This caliper piston is manufactured to be just like the OE part that was included with your vehicle, so you can be certain of its functionality and fitment....
      Will provide proper performance throughout the lifetime of the caliperMade from premium materials
      # 20401049
    • Centric®Front Caliper Friction Repair Kit
      $5.18from $4.14
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Front Caliper Friction Repair Kit by Centric®. Rebuilding a brake caliper can be an economical alternative to buying a new unit. This kit includes new OE spec seal(s) and boot(s) for leak-free performance...
      Saves you money and restores your caliperDesigned to meet OE quality, configuration, and fitment
      # 20401052
    • Centric®Brake Hose
      $11.65from $9.32
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Brake Hose by Centric®. Manufactured under the highest quality standards to meet or exceed OE quality, form, and function, this hose will provide reliable and long-lasting service life. It's designed to be a...
      Made of high-quality materialsMatches original equipment parts in quality, configuration, and fitment
      # 20401033
    • Centric®C-Tek™ Standard Rear Wheel Cylinder
      $9.06$7.25
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit Automatic Transmission 1978, C-Tek™ Standard Rear Wheel Cylinder by Centric®. Designed to match all OE specifications, this cylinder provides OE fit, form, and function. To ensure safe, effective braking action,...
      Designed to meet OE specificationsIncludes pistons, cup seals, and dust boots
      # 19148288
    • Centric®Premium Rear Wheel Cylinder
      $9.43from $7.54
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Premium Rear Wheel Cylinder by Centric®. This cylinder is a high quality, direct fit OE replacement brake part that includes brass inserts and aluminum castings, where applicable, for leak-free long-lasting...
      Designed to meet OE specificationsIncludes pistons, cup seals, and dust boots
      # 19183345
    • Centric®Rear Wheel Cylinder Repair Kit
      $5.74from $4.59
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Rear Wheel Cylinder Repair Kit by Centric®. If your wheel cylinder bore is still in good shape, this repair kit is an economical alternative to a new wheel cylinder. It includes the spring, cup seals and...
      Saves you money and restores your wheel cylinderDesigned to meet OE quality, configuration, and fitment
      # 19183348
    • Centric®Premium Brake Master Cylinder
      $29.19from $23.35
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Premium Brake Master Cylinder by Centric®. Manufactured to OE and OES standards, this cylinder easily restores the braking system building the required amount of hydraulic pressure that is necessary for...
      Designed to match OE quality, configuration, and fitmentMeets OE and OES standards and specifications
      # 19183338
    • Meyle®Brake Master Cylinder
      $82.68$66.14
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Brake Master Cylinder by Meyle®. Note: 20.64mm Diameter Power disc brakes - German - Exc. Bendix. Are your brakes making noise? Is your vehicle’s stopping power not what it used to be? Brake repairs are...
      # 7684879
    • Centric®Premium Rear Brake Drum
      $39.38$31.50
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Premium Rear Brake Drum by Centric®. With OE style casting, OE specification mill balancing, and machined finish, this brake drum guarantees factory fit, form, and function for driver confidence behind the...
      OE style castingOE specification mill balancing
      # 19149783
    • Dorman®Bleeder Screw
      $2.34from $1.87
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Front Stainless Steel Bleeder Screw by Dorman®. Save time and money with this alternative to pressure or vacuum equipment. Engineered with a built-in check valve that eliminates the need for specialized...
      Easy, straightforward and fastStainless, brass and zinc-coated to powerfully resist corrosion and stripping
      # 43385750
    • Centric®Rear Drum Brake Hardware Kit
      $9.96from $7.97
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Rear Drum Brake Hardware Kit by Centric®. Are you looking for high-quality hardware to complete your brake job? This drum brake hardware kit includes all the parts you need to make the brake system operate...
      Matches original equipment parts in quality, configuration and fitmentManufactured to OE specifications
      # 19183335
    • Centric®Front Disc Brake Hardware
      $13.14from $10.51
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Front Disc Brake Hardware by Centric®. Designed for your specific application, this kit gives you all the parts needed for a disc brake service, except for brake pads and rotors. All items are manufactured...
      Built to precise specifications in form, fit, and functionEliminates brake noise
      # 20401039
    • Dorman®Bleeder Screw
      $2.60from $2.08
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Front Stainless Steel Bleeder Screw by Dorman®. Save time and money with this alternative to pressure or vacuum equipment. Engineered with a built-in check valve that eliminates the need for specialized...
      Easy, straightforward and fastStainless, brass and zinc-coated to powerfully resist corrosion and stripping
      # 31686404
    • Carlson®Brake Bleeder Screw Set
      $6.73from $5.38
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Brake Bleeder Screw Set by Carlson®. A brake bleeder screw is normally mounted at the highest point on each cylinder or caliper and used to release air and old brake fluid from the brake system. When it...
      Releases air and fluid from the brake systemOE fit and function
      # 22797948
    • Carlson®Rear Brake Hold Down Spring Top Cup Set
      $2.10$1.68
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit Automatic Transmission With 7.09" x 1.18" Brakes 1978, Rear Brake Hold Down Spring Top Cup Set by Carlson®. Whenever the shoes are replaced, the brake hardware should be inspected and replaced to ensure reliable,...
      Meets or exceeds original part specificationsExact fitment and direct replacement
      # 22732382
    • Carlson®Rear Drum Brake Hardware Kit
      $10.35from $8.28
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit With 7.09" x 1.18" Brakes 1978, Rear Drum Brake Hardware Kit by Carlson®. To complete your brake job, use this kit by Carlson that offers all the components necessary for even shoe contact and wear. It includes...
      Restores like-new braking performanceReduces brake noise
      # 22797952
    • Carlson®Rear Drum Brake Hold Down Spring Set
      $3.03$2.42
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit Standard Transmission With 7.09" x 1.18" Brakes 1978, Rear Drum Brake Hold Down Spring Set by Carlson®. Ensure your brake shoes are properly positioned on the backing plates and ready for effective braking...
      Meets or exceeds original part specificationsExact fitment and direct replacement
      # 37837793
    • Carlson®Front
      $5.08$4.06
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit With ATE Brakes 1978, Front by Carlson®. Are you looking for high quality and superior durable hold down pin clips to complete your brake repair job? These pin clips by Carlson are all you need to get OE quality,...
      Meets or exceeds original part specificationsExact fitment and direct replacement
      # 37837794
    • FTE®Brake Proportioning Valve
      $223.11$178.49
      (0)
      Volkswagen Rabbit 1978, Brake Proportioning Valve by FTE®. Are your brakes making noise? Is your vehicle’s stopping power not what it used to be? Brake repairs are not something that can be put off, but before you waste your time...
      # 7836009
    Guides & Articles
    If you have owned a car or truck for more than a few months, you are undoubtedly aware that your vehicle's brakes occasionally need replacing. Let's face it, we can be hard on our brakes. Highway speeds, stop-and-go traffic, and heavy cargo loads are some of the more significant factors which increase brake wear.
    In this article, we’ll introduce you to the specific tools designed to be used when replacing brake components and servicing your brake system. Having the right tools BEFORE you start working on your vehicle makes these types of jobs quick, easy, and doable for the home mechanic. It also prevents having to put things back together before the job is finished...
    Disc brake rotors (aka 'rotors') are the actual discs that brake pads clamp onto, creating friction that slows a vehicle. Disc brake rotors bolt on over the axle hub and contain holes that allow wheel mounting bolts to pass through and rotate with the wheels. Since there are many rotor styles and designs specially created for every budget and need, we’ve listed...
    Popular Popular Products
    1978 Volkswagen Rabbit Models
    • 1978 Volkswagen Rabbit Base Performance Brakes, Pads & Rotors
    • 1978 Volkswagen Rabbit Custom Performance Brakes, Pads & Rotors
    • 1978 Volkswagen Rabbit Deluxe Performance Brakes, Pads & Rotors