Ceramic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set)
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Carquest Wearever Gold Ceramic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set)

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CARQUEST Wearever brake pads are premium original equipment style replacement brake pads. CARQUEST Wearever Brake Pads deliver superior stopping power and feature Advance Auto Part's exclusive multi-layer SoundLock noise dampening shim for ultra-quiet braking. Backed with a Limited Lifetime Warranty, CARQUEST Wearever brake pads will provide the reliable stopping and performance you are looking for!

Product Features:
  • Ceramic or semi-metallic OE replacement pads deliver superior stopping power
  • Slots and chamfers match OE design for reliable performance
  • Exclusive, multi-layer SoundLock shim provides ultra-quiet braking
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty
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Carquest Wearever GoldCeramic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set)
 
4.7

(based on 13 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (10)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (10)
  • Decreased stopping distance (4)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Everyday driving (9)
  • Replacement (6)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual driver (6)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Exact fit

Installed exactly as factory, no issues.

Installed exactly as factory, no issues.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Disappointed

I was expecting a considerable difference over my stock brakes. I have not noticed any difference in stopping distance or power. I have noticed more brake dust which is shocking. Maybe they are...Read complete review

I was expecting a considerable difference over my stock brakes. I have not noticed any difference in stopping distance or power. I have noticed more brake dust which is shocking. Maybe they are still too new. I installed them and went on a 1200 mile trip, 2007 Explorer. They did not have the lubricant package as illustrated in the product picture.

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4.0

Great value high quality and perfect fit

By 

from Orange ct

Verified Buyer

Comments about Carquest Wearever Gold Ceramic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set):

Great value high quality and perfect fit

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

Good Pads

By 

from Pittsburgh

Verified Buyer

Comments about Carquest Wearever Gold Ceramic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set):

Good pads. Perfect fit.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

Exactly what I needed

By 

from Vermont

About Me Casual Driver

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Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Install

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Everyday Driving

    Comments about Carquest Wearever Gold Ceramic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set):

    Perfect fit and a great price!

     
    5.0

    "I would buy this product again and again"

    By 

    from Bolingbrook, IL

    About Me Casual Driver

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Decreased Stopping Distance
    • Easy To Install
    • Lightweight
    • No Fade

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Everyday Driving
      • Replacement

      Comments about Carquest Wearever Gold Ceramic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set):

      Ease of purchasing online parts ready when arrived at store

      (0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      3.0

      Disappointed

      By 

      from Lake Norman

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Everyday Driving

          Comments about Carquest Wearever Gold Ceramic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set):

          I was expecting a considerable difference over my stock brakes. I have not noticed any difference in stopping distance or power. I have noticed more brake dust which is shocking. Maybe they are still too new. I installed them and went on a 1200 mile trip, 2007 Explorer. They did not have the lubricant package as illustrated in the product picture.

           
          5.0

          i would buy this product again

          By 

          from ohio

          About Me Auto Enthusiast

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Install

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Carquest Wearever Gold Ceramic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set):

              Easy to install

               
              5.0

              Quiet and smooth

              By 

              from Gaffney, SC

              About Me Casual Driver

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              Verified Buyer
              3 or more reviews submitted

              Pros

              • Decreased Stopping Distance
              • Easy To Install

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Everyday Driving
                • Replacement

                Comments about Carquest Wearever Gold Ceramic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set):

                Exact fit. No issues.

                 
                5.0

                definitely worth the money

                By 

                from Williamsport, PA

                About Me Casual Driver

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                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Decreased Stopping Distance
                • Easy To Install
                • Lightweight

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Everyday Driving
                  • Replacement

                  Comments about Carquest Wearever Gold Ceramic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set):

                  When I ordered them online, I had my son check to see if these were the correct ones for my vehicle and he said they were. Perfect fit and easy to install

                  (0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  So far so good

                  By 

                  from Newport News, VA

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                  3 or more reviews submitted

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Install

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Carquest Wearever Gold Ceramic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set):

                      So far so good, the breaks have only been on the truck for a week. I will say instalation was a snap, and I guess no news is good news.....sofar the rating is 5 stars

                      (2 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Quiet and quick stops

                      By 

                      from Bedford, MA

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                      Verified Buyer
                      Helpful Reviewer

                      Pros

                      • Decreased Stopping Distance
                      • Easy To Install

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Everyday Driving
                        • Replacement

                        Comments about Carquest Wearever Gold Ceramic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set):

                        Easy to install and good stopping power and very quiet.

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                        3 Questions | 3 Answers
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                        • Q:

                          Will these ceramic Gold Pads wear the rotors more in comparison to factory semi-mettallic pads?
                          Asked on 5/30/2013 by mechanic from Cross Lanes, WV

                          1 answer

                          • CUSTOMER CARE

                            A:

                            Ceramic pads: Advantages: In general, they last longer than semi-metallic. They can take slightly more abuse. They leave minimal brake dust, and the dust that is left is less noticeable-a nice complement to chrome and alloy wheels. Disadvantages: Ceramic brakes need to warm up a little before they attain the grip of semi-metallic pads. They're more expensive-sometimes considerably more. However, some brands sell competitively-priced ceramic pads. Semi-Metallic brake pads: Advantages: Better grip than ceramic when cold. Often less expensive than ceramic. Disadvantages: Cons of Semi-Metallic. Shorter life. Brake dust is much more apparent. For any further assistance, please feel free to call us at: 1-877-238-2623 or visit the nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our Parts Pros will gladly assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

                            Answered on 5/31/2013 by Steve from AAP
                        • Q:

                          are these for both sides
                          Asked on 6/30/2011 by Anonymous

                          1 answer

                          • CUSTOMER CARE

                            A:

                            Yes, these front brake pads are for both driver and passenger sides.

                            Answered on 7/1/2011 by Steve from AAP
                        • Q:

                          When purchasing brake pads or rotors is the price for a pair? Thanks.
                          Asked on 7/6/2010 by Jerry from Batavia, N.Y.

                          1 answer

                          • CUSTOMER CARE

                            A:

                            Brake rotors are sold individually. The brake pads are sold as a set of four.

                            Answered on 7/6/2010 by Kevin from AAP
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