Thread: Brake Pads
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Old 10-01-2012, 06:08 PM
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Originally Posted by NoGuts View Post
Just trying to get some consensuses...

Which brake pads / price / where did you get from?

I'm staring at these:
Axxis/PBR Metal Master Brake Pads - Front ~ $59.95
Axxis/PBR Metal Master Brake Pads - Rear ~ $44.95

Yay? Nay?
Pagid if you want OEM stopping power, and Akebono if you want less and lighter colored dust, with less initial bite. I like the OEM pads because of the feel. Washing wheels twice a week during the summer is the only downside. Remember, sometimes accidents are avoided by inches, and with OEM pads I can lock em up at 60 with no problem. If you track the car, ceramic might be the better option.
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