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Old 06-25-2001, 09:45 PM
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Gettting ready to do a full front brake job on the Benz for the first time (I have let the shop do it in the past).

Fastlane has several choices for pads and discs. Anyone have any experience in this area?

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Old 06-26-2001, 12:22 AM
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I always used Balo brake rotor & OE brake pads. never have a problem. hope this help
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Old 06-26-2001, 12:37 AM
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I bought the OEM Textar pads for my car. for discs, I have no idea, I don't need them yet...

My car had the Jurid pads before. I like the Textar ones.

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Old 06-26-2001, 12:59 AM
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don't make my mistake I bought a set of pads at Knects then NAPA they both squealed louder than a herd of angry hogs ,I tried every trick,anti squeal paste, beveled edges,people on sidewalk cover their ears ..........
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Old 06-26-2001, 01:13 AM
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I recommend you go with Pagid. I beleive they are OEM. I ordered Pagid through Parts Shop here and they worked excellent with no squeal or noise. If you are getting rotors buy they at Parts Shop and you cant go wrong.
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Old 06-26-2001, 05:06 PM
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We've had problems at the shop with Jurid pads being too thick for the application. I would strongly recommend original Ate pads and rotors.
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