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Review: Axxis Ultimate Carbon Ceramic Brake Pads #52724 Oct 13, 4:38pm Oct 13, 4:38pm
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Review: Axxis Ultimate Carbon Ceramic Brake Pads
Application: 01 GTS 6 Spd.

Installation was pretty sraight forward. The new pads did not come with their own anti-squeal shim pads or shim grease so I had to buy it at Autozone. I used a 6" C-Clamp to compress the front brake pistons for enough clearance. The rear brake pistons needed to be bleed a little for clearance. After you are done, depress the gas several times and check brake fluid resevior and see that it is at MAX level.

Test Drive: These pads provide awesome initial bite. I have found that I have been stopping/slowing down too soon while driving around the city. The real test will come in 2 weeks which is when the next autox event will be held.

I bought these pads because I was experiencing brake fade while autoxing. The last few turns which involved hard braking really was difficult when they pads were really hot in ambient 105+ degree weather.

Re: Review: Axxis Ultimate Carbon Ceramic Brake Pads [Re: Steven] #52725 Oct 13, 6:42pm Oct 13, 6:42pm
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good review steven, good luck at the upcoming event. How much is it to paticipate anyway? what is your suspension setup for autox?


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Re: Review: Axxis Ultimate Carbon Ceramic Brake Pads [Re: Steven] #52726 Oct 13, 7:05pm Oct 13, 7:05pm
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Re: Review: Axxis Ultimate Carbon Ceramic Brake Pads [Re: Steven] #52727 Oct 13, 7:45pm Oct 13, 7:45pm
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Go to www.solo2.com - events for more info on upcoming events and participation prices.

Re: Review: Axxis Ultimate Carbon Ceramic Brake Pads [Re: Steven] #52728 Oct 13, 7:48pm Oct 13, 7:48pm
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Oh yea, I followed these guidlines:

Brake Pad Service - Front

Brake Pad Service - Rear

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