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Old 10-05-2000, 12:50 PM
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Benzmac or anyone who might know. In a previous post, you mentioned a BG dip to be applied to the front of brake pads to reduce squeal. What is the full name of this product, and any suggestions where I might find it?

I can't get the stainless steel plate to fit behind the Mintex pads (the pads are too thick), so I applied MBZ silver package paste to the back and sides of the pad backing plate, but still squeals under light brake application at low speed.

Bob Johnston
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Old 10-05-2000, 01:27 PM
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MBZ is giving out small packets of anti-squeal these days, but it's green. New formulation? Worked fine on my 500E...all quiet.

All the best, Michael
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Old 10-05-2000, 01:34 PM
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Thanks for you reply, Michael,

Yes, that's the stuff that I have. Were you able to place the stainless backing plate, or did yours have one?

I think that I'm going to have to wait until the Mintex pads wear down, so I can place the plate, or try different pads. I'm still interested in trying the dip that Donnie mentioned.

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Old 10-05-2000, 09:16 PM
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You can only purchase this BG product through a shop.

The product goes on the face of the pad to allow for proper break in.

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