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Brake pad types

Brake pad types — which is best for your vehicle? There are basically three brake pad types: Organic without asbestos, semi-metallic and ceramic. Non-asbestos organic (NAO) brake pads NAO are made from organic materials such as fiber, glass, rubber and even Kevlar. NAO is the softest of the three types. They use ADHERENT friction material that deposits a thin film of friction material onto the rotor so you get Film-on-Film braking. With Adherent friction technology, the brake pads wear faster than the rotor The advantages of NAO brake pads: • … Read More


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