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Dust-less Brake pads.....Anyone...???

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by Werloc, Nov 11, 2009.

  1. Nov 11, 2009 at 3:30 PM
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    Werloc

    Werloc [OP] Large Member

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    I just got new wheels and will be getting new tires soon. When I mount them, I plan to replace the front pads. The pads I have now, really dust up my front wheels bad. Years back when my wife had her BMW, I bought Dust-Free brake pads. Does anyone know if these are available for my 2000 Tacoma...?? If so, maybe a link or the name would help, Thanks....:)
     
  2. Nov 11, 2009 at 3:41 PM
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    Janster

    Janster Old & Forgetful

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    ceramics?
     
  3. Nov 11, 2009 at 3:46 PM
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    rme

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    I bet your wife had repco dustless pads on her BMW. I suggest using ceramic pads and the top three brands IMO are Akebono, ATE, Hawk. Try this site...they have the best prices I've found

    www.tirerack.com
     
  4. Nov 11, 2009 at 3:46 PM
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    afd23a

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    Check out www.raceshopper.com for some good info on brake materials or give them a call.
     
  5. Nov 11, 2009 at 8:09 PM
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    FuTang909Inamo

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    Try EBC's

    http://ebcbrakes.iwebcat.com/_Members/lookups/partdetail.asp
     
  6. Nov 12, 2009 at 5:06 AM
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    ChrisYoTaCoMa

    ChrisYoTaCoMa Chrome's for Harleys and old farts

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    New Pioneer stereo, and all 4 speakers with Infinity components. Sirius satellite radio. Deckplate mod done. Door buzzer silenced forever thank God, tinted windows, vent visors, hood protector(bug guard), ceramic pads and new rotors, dechromed EVERYTHING. 2" Lift front 3" rear. Skyjacker AAL's and replacement leafs(and front spacers) from Fatbobsgarage.com. Skyjacker 7000 Hydro rear shocks, those Bilstein 5100 fronts are coming soon!
    Bob, I put ceramics in mine and get pretty much NO dust at all anymore. And they grip waaaay better.
     
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