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View Poll Results: Aftermarket Brake Pad Preferences
Ferodo DS2500 24 48.98%
Mintex M1144 16 32.65%
Other (please state in thread post) 9 18.37%
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Old 17-02-2012, 11:13 PM   #41
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Like these for example, oem discs for an e46 m3:

http://compare.ebay.co.uk/like/11082...Types&var=sbar
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Old 17-02-2012, 11:21 PM   #42
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Also, when I see pads crumbling from the sides with plenty of material left on them, i'm not inclined to buy them again. Not to mention they gave a hell of a lot of vibration on the m3 discs.

Seems a bit pointless to me to have decent rubber at a track and pads which disintegrate after a couple of 20 minute sessions.
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Old 17-02-2012, 11:33 PM   #43
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Did I say an e36? I had an e46. Dimpled discs are fine, not drilled.
No you didn't but i did
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Old 26-02-2012, 01:49 AM   #44
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I like 1144's for general warm road use, they're just a lovely, consistant pad.

If you need something a bit more manly, save some money and buy some Carbotech XP8 or Xp10's, they're awesome.
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Old 28-02-2012, 07:44 AM   #45
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I like 1144's for general warm road use, they're just a lovely, consistant pad.

If you need something a bit more manly, save some money and buy some Carbotech XP8 or Xp10's, they're awesome.
+1 for what Jean-Luc suggests
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Old 28-02-2012, 11:35 PM   #46
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You ought to see the price for a set of pads for the Enterprise...
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Old 09-06-2012, 04:18 AM   #47
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I like 1144's for general warm road use, they're just a lovely, consistant pad.

If you need something a bit more manly, save some money and buy some Carbotech XP8 or Xp10's, they're awesome.
(thread revival)

I binned the std Bembos in favour of some 365mm 8pot K-Sports with Carbotech XP8's. Cant fault the Carbotech pads at all. Far better than the Performance Friction pads I had previously.
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