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Old 06-17-2009, 03:39 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Wagner thermo-quiet brake pads

Has anyone used them before? looking to get new brake pads soon and these were the ones I was looking at.
Just wondering if anyone has some positive or negative reviews on them.
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Never heard of those... Akebono Euro-Ceramic pads are pretty good. I use those, squeals when it's cold... but when warmed up. No noise.
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Akebono Euro-Ceramic pads
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Akebono Euro-Ceramic pads

+1 work great for me.
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akebono euros are the ****, and mine never squeal
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do the Akebono's have a place for the brake pad sensors?
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do the Akebono's have a place for the brake pad sensors?
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I heard other members like the porterfield pads too. Which would you say that gives out less brake dust?

Sorry for the thread jack, I was just curious between the two brake pad
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I heard other members like the porterfield pads too. Which would you say that gives out less brake dust?

Sorry for the thread jack, I was just curious between the two brake pad
I'm switching to Porterfield next set. They seem to a better choice.
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I'm switching to Porterfield next set. They seem to a better choice.
Why?

I am sick of having to wash my wheels every weekend.
I am looking to change mine too.
MB pads are so dirty. BMW seem just as bad. Is this some German car thing or what.
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