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Ceramic brake pads

Ceramic brake pads — Pros and cons The majority of cars and CUV come equipped with ceramic brake pads. Carmakers choose ceramic brake pads because they’re quiet, easy on the rotors and create less brake dust. But that doesn’t mean they’re the best brake pads. Adherent versus abrasive brake friction material Ceramic brake pads use ADHERENT friction technology. That means the brake friction material deposits a film on the rotor for film-on-film braking. Adherent friction provides good stopping power when cold but have less fade resistance than semi-metallic brake pads … Read More


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