• Superior formulations — For longer pad life,
    improved stopping performance and cleaner wheels 
    Premium application-specific formulations with OE
    designed slots and chamfers — For superior
    stopping power and pad life 
    Revolutionary burnishing compound — Allows
    proper break-in of pads and rotors 
    Patented 4-layer HEX Shim Technology —
    Eliminates noise 
    Premium hardware kits where required —
    Complete the job 
    Road tested in multiple environments and
    conditions — To meet OE testing standards


brake pads and brake shoes – technologically advanced for the optimal braking experience

• Superior stopping power
• Longer pad life
• Laser-Shaped Friction™
• Quieter performance


As one of the largest original-equipment (OE) manufacturers in the world, Akebono is also the originator of ceramic pad technology. Its patented brake pad construction helps prevent uneven rotor wear and minimize pedal pulsation.


Beck/Arnley is a leading supplier of premium light truck, SUV and car brakes for Japanese, Korean and European vehicles. Its innovative, OE braking solutions are trusted by technicians across the globe.

Beck Arnley brake parts and components can be found in foreign brands such as Sumitomo, Advics, ATE, Mintex, Jurid, TRW, Pagid and Textar.

• Original equipment (OE)
   semi-metallic or ceramic material

• Less dust equals cleaner wheels
  Longer lasting pads

• Quality brake pads at an
   economical price

• Superior design for
  quieter braking

• Exact OE design for superior stopping power
• OE vane sizing to properly dissipate and absorb heat
• Non-directional finish – ready to install right
  out of the box


When it comes to maintaining your truck and car brakes, the Brake Headquarters at Advance Auto Parts has quality brake parts from top industry brands, plus solution-driven service you can trust.

Best of all, we've got you covered with 99% availability on brake pads for foreign and domestic vehicles.‡

†Performance data based on testing conducted between November 2011 and January 2012, by an independent, third-party testing laboratory utilizing the U.S. City Traffic Test for Noise and Wear.

‡Advance Auto Parts carries brake pads and rotors for 99% of the cars/light trucks on the road today. The Brake Headquarters at Advance Auto Parts. All rights reserved. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.