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

Part No. GNAD1293 Warranty Details  

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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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Friction Material Composition:Ceramic

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Carquest Wearever GoldCeramic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set)
 
3.9

(based on 34 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (14)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (12)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (4)

79%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (21)
  • Decreased stopping distance (6)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Everyday driving (14)
  • Replacement (13)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (5)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual driver (14), Auto enthusiast (5), Mechanic (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

"I would buy this product again and again"

Excellent product, excellent workmanship, great customer service,...Read complete review

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Undecided about buying again...

I'm concerned that while promoted as premium ceramic, large brass particles will cause grooves in the rotor. These large particles were not present in the Toyota OEM pads.
Only tested on local short...Read complete review

I'm concerned that while promoted as premium ceramic, large brass particles will cause grooves in the rotor. These large particles were not present in the Toyota OEM pads.
Only tested on local short trips. I'll check after 1,000 miles before making a definite recommendation.

Reviewed by 34 customers

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3.0

Undecided about buying again...

By 

from Hilton Head, SC

Verified Buyer

Pros

    Cons

    • Brass particles already marking the rotor.
    • Pad wear surface is smaller than OEM

    Best Uses

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

      I'm concerned that while promoted as premium ceramic, large brass particles will cause grooves in the rotor. These large particles were not present in the Toyota OEM pads.
      Only tested on local short trips. I'll check after 1,000 miles before making a definite recommendation.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      Worked fine, easy install, all new parts included.

      By 

      from Md

      Verified Buyer

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

      Easy fit

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      4.0

      Easy to install and works perfectly

      By 

      from KCMO

      Verified Buyer

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

      Good value for money

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      Fit like a glove.

      By 

      from Austin

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      Verified Buyer
      3 or more reviews submitted

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

      Breaking feels like new.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      Great quality and super quiet!

      By 

      from Newark, DE.

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Install
      • High Quality
      • Quite
      • Well Manufactured

      Cons

      • None

      Best Uses

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

        Replaced the front brake pads of our 2009 Toyota Camry Hybrid. Very easy to install and they are very quiet.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        I would buy this product again

        By 

        from Cleveland OH

        About Me Casual Driver

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Install

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Everyday Driving
          • Replacement

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

          Just like oem

           
          4.0

          Wonderful Product

          By 

          from Webster Texas

          About Me Casual Driver

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Install

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Replacement

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

            Its like plug and play type of product. Very easy to instal. No need to visit mechanic

             
            5.0

            exact fit for camry 2011 LE!

            By 

            from woburn, MA

            Verified Buyer

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

            exact fit for camry 2011 LE!

             
            4.0

            Excellent quality but......

            By 

            from Atlanta, GA

            Verified Buyer

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

            Brake pads are high quality but the box was missing two of the little clips that indicate wear that snap onto the pads. I just used two from the pads I removed but when you're changing out your brake pads you want everything new, at least I do.

             
            4.0

            Great pedal feel and stopping power

            By 

            from Tonawanda NY

            About Me Auto Enthusiast

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Decreased Stopping Distance

            Cons

            • Hardware Kit So-so

            Best Uses

            • Replacement

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

            Great pedal feel and modulation, absolutely no noise, not always the case with Toyota and aftermarket brakes.

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            4 Questions | 4 Answers
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            • Q:

              What vehicle(s) do these brake pads fit?
              Asked on 10/17/2016 by Rachel from Stockbridge, GA

              1 answer

              • CUSTOMER CARE

                A:

                Hi Rachel! As this Carquest Wearever Gold Ceramic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set) (Part No. GNAD1293) fits various makes and models, in order to check the exact fit application for this part, please provide us with the year, make, model and engine size of your vehicle.

                Answered on 10/18/2016 by Steve from AAP
            • Q:

              These say lifetime warranty. How does that work?
              Asked on 7/30/2015 by steph

              1 answer

              • CUSTOMER CARE

                A:

                Hi Steph, glad to help you! The limited lifetime warranty part can be refunded for cash/credit within the 90 days time frame. After that time expires, it can only be exchanged for a new item. So the warranty is valid for the life of the part as long as the customer owns the vehicle.

                Answered on 7/30/2015 by Steve from AAP
            • Q:

              Do I need 2 boxes or do I just need 1 box for both the front wheels (How many pieces come in a box)? Thanks
              Asked on 10/9/2012 by cheezy0220 from Texas

              1 answer

              • CUSTOMER CARE

                A:

                When you purchase this Wearever Gold Brake Pads - Front (Part No. GNAD 1293), you will receive (2) two pads for the driver's side and (2) two pads for the passenger's side. There will be a total of (4) four pads/shoes in the box. For further assistance, please feel free to call us at 1-877-238-2623 or visit your nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our representatives would be more than happy to assist you.

                Answered on 10/9/2012 by Steve from AAP
            • Q:

              how close are these pads to original equipment. 2009 camry le,does these brake pads make alot of noise.
              Asked on 8/11/2011 by john w from crawley wv

              1 answer

              • CUSTOMER CARE

                A:

                Wearever brakes are precision engineered to exceed original equipment performance. Ceramic formulations for low dust and clean wheels. No, it will not make much noise.

                Answered on 8/13/2011 by Steve from AAP
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