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Brake Pad Friction Material: Organic vs Ceramic

Resources The conversation continues about organic vs ceramic brake pads.  Which brake pad is better?   Organic Brake Pads Many new cars come with organic brake pads as original equipment today. The benefits are many: Organic Pads are quiet. They do not contain any metal to scrape against the brake rotors. Organic Pads provide a comfortable … Read more

Brake Pad Friction Material: Organic

Resources Vehicle manufacturers use different brake pad friction materials in manufacturing brake pads. Here’s a look at organic material brake pads. Organic material brake pads are the quietest and least expensive. These brake pads contain no metal or ceramic materials. Asbestos brake pads were used up to the 1970s and 1980s when the health hazards … Read more