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Old 04-24-2011, 08:48 PM   #1
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Good pads

hey guys, I'm new here but I will spare you any lengthy intro.. I have a friend with an '07 323i and he's looking for a set of replacement pads that won't dust as much. if anyone has experience with some good replacement pads/rotors please let me know, help's appreciated
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Old 04-25-2011, 09:11 AM   #2
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Less dust = less bite

more dust = better bite

Dustless brands to look for are PBR and Akibono
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Old 04-25-2011, 10:11 AM   #3
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PF Z-Rated are great, and so are the Hawk ceramic. Typically, ceramic will have much less dust.
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Old 04-25-2011, 04:39 PM   #4
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alright thanks guys, I'll tell my buddy to look into some of those brands, although I have a slight suspicion that performance friction pads are going to be pretty expensive
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Old 04-25-2011, 09:17 PM   #5
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I use PBR on my wife e90 323.

NO dust and great bite.

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Old 05-31-2011, 10:30 PM   #6
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PBR ceramic is the way to go. No dust and absolutely amazing bite, really!
Good luck,
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Old 06-04-2011, 05:54 AM   #7
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Old 06-04-2011, 09:19 AM   #8
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I tried hawk but liked ECB Greens more.
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Old 06-04-2011, 11:49 AM   #9
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^^i think you mean EBC, and they are wicked pads.
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