Granted my 80 is still rolling on 31's but compared to the brakes in my 60 the 80 feels like it will stop on a dime.
I think its mostly perception. Of course a lighter truck will stop faster, but I've always thought of the 80's brakes as great.
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"80 series, with a fridge"
1976 FJ40, Project with little progress.
2004 Starcraft 10RT