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Oct 11, 12:53pm - #297600 
@@TRD brake pads@@

how good are TRD pads? way better than stock not much or just a little? i just ordered these from japan. any comments appreciated.thanks

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Oct 11, 12:55pm - #297601 
i dunno if the japan TRD pads are the same as mine. i bought mine from northridge toyota...and basically TRD are re-badged hawk hps pads. they're okay. they dust like crazy but if you wanto stop it does it's job.


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Oct 11, 1:06pm - #297602 
so they dust a lot more than stock?


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Oct 11, 1:25pm - #297603 
yes


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yoru such a clown, i wish you lived in nyc, i would love to just give you the beating that youve probably never gotten in your life.
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Oct 11, 3:15pm - #297604 
They need to be heated up to perform at 100%. Better for road course racing than anything.

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Oct 11, 9:59pm - #297605 
I've had them for awhile... can't complain

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Oct 12, 6:18am - #297606 
hope i like them


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Oct 12, 6:40am - #297607 
a bit over price though...

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Oct 12, 12:41pm - #297608 
they were only $45 for the rear which is like $5 more than toyota genuine


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Nov 15, 5:44pm - #297609 
i like em just finally got my car inspected and new rotors and TRD brake work good


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Nov 15, 6:50pm - #297610 
I bought Bendix CT-3 Front Ceramic Brake Pads for my car from Advanced autoparts. They were $60 and they dont sqeal at all, and produce minimal brake dust. Notacibly better stopping quality too.


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Nov 15, 7:25pm - #297611 
so what other good pads are out there beside TRD?

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Nov 15, 8:19pm - #297612 
were can you buy TRD brake pads?

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Nov 16, 10:36am - #297613 
i bougt mine from the dealer


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Nov 18, 11:25am - #297614 
pretty good still


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Nov 18, 2:09pm - #297615 
why didnt you just get a good aftermarket ceramic pad?? I am...

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Nov 19, 1:32pm - #297616 
these are considered aftermarket and tehy work way better than stock in my opinion


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Nov 19, 2:32pm - #297617 
what i think rookieGTS is saying is that there are other companies that make competitive (or better) pads at a better price than TRD (who re-labels other products as their own)


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Nov 19, 4:46pm - #297618 
the only problem with those other pads is they are not good unless you are racing with them since regular driving wont heat them enough to work the way they were designed TRD is made for street driving not all out racing they were like 48 bucks or sumthin like that pretty inexpensive and good quality no matter what name is on them


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Nov 19, 4:49pm - #297619 
again...the TRD pads are nothing but re-badged hawk hps'...


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Nov 19, 5:57pm - #297620 
exactly


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Nov 19, 7:46pm - #297621 
What is the 60-0 ?

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Nov 20, 8:40am - #297622 
i have no clue i no test equipment


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