How to Measure Brake Pads?

Answer Brake pad linings wear down with each depression of the brake pedal. Unattended lining wear leaves the metal parts beneath to rub together and damage the brake system. The brakes work most efficien... Read More »

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How to Measure the Thickness of Brake Pads?

Brake pad manufacturers include an indicator that produces a high-pitched squealing sound when it is time to change your brake pads. You cannot always rely on this signal as you may not always be a... Read More »

Ceramic Brake Pads Versus Asbestos Brake Pads?

Historically all brake pad formulations were based on asbestos. Health concerns over exposure to asbestos, combined with increased brake-system performance standards, have caused a decline in the u... Read More »

Ceramic Brake Pads Vs. Regular Brake Pads?

Metallic and semimetallic brake pads were once the only option for the automotive enthusiast, but ceramic and ceramic composites are starting to dominate the industry. Ceramic pads solve many of t... Read More »

Raybestos Ceramic Brake Pads Vs. Factory Pads?

Raybestos ceramic brake pads are an upgrade to the factory pads in several ways. Longer service life, reduced dusting and quiet operation are where Raybestos ceramic pads shine. Before you make th... Read More »