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Old 04-27-2006, 02:21 PM
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Hey guys, I've got an ERA here in my shop for some work, and one of the requests from the customer is he wanted to know if there is a replacement brake bad set that gives off less dust.

Does such a thing exist? Thanks!
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Old 04-27-2006, 02:57 PM
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Does he have the Sierra or GM calipers?
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Old 05-03-2006, 01:08 PM
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Bob,
The car is mine: #678. I was wondering if ceramic pads would help or something that works well for street use but less dust. Car has Outboard rear brakes and your oversized sierra fronts.
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Old 05-03-2006, 02:21 PM
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I haven't tried them on my Cobra, but on my Chrysler Crossfire I switched to Rotex Gold brake pads. It made a huge difference on how much dust ended up on my wheels. Prior to the switch, the front wheels would be filthy just a day after washing them. Now they get dirty at about the same rate as the rest of the car. I don't drive the Crossfire very hard but I haven't noticed any difference in stopping power since the change.

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