Core Charges

Important Core Charge Information

C-2 / C-3 caliper prices are EXCHANGE ONLY. If you are unable to send us rebuildable calipers at the time of purchase, you must add a $50 per wheel refundable core charge to prices.

Core refunds are issued only to the original purchaser and are processed on a first come, first serve basis. Please allow 4 to 6 weeks for all core refunds.

Previously sleeved, damaged or non Delco¨ brand cores may not be acceptable and will not receive full core refunds. Previously sleeved calipers may however be accepted for partial core refunds only if the OD (outside diameter) of the sleeve does not exceed 1.995" for front calipers and 1.495" for rear calipers.

Special Handling of Customers Calipers: Keep the original look of your calipers while upgrading to N.C.R.S. Specifications. Only $20 per caliper will be added to your caliper of choice.


VBP occasionally purchases the following brake and steering cores:  C3 calipers (Delco, Generic and / or pre-sleeved*), C3 Power Steering Control Valves, Cylinders and PS gear boxes and pumps.  *pre-sleeved calipers - front sleeve OD (outside diameter) must be no larger than 1.995", rear sleeve OD must be no larger than 1.495".  Call for current purchase prices.

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