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

Part No. GNAD537 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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Abutment Hardware Included:No
Friction Material Composition:Ceramic
Friction Material Thickness, Inner Pad:14.6 mm
Friction Material Thickness, Outer Pad:14.6 mm
Front or Rear Brakes:Rear
O.E.M. Replacement:Yes
Pad Shims Included:Yes
Pad Wear Sensor Included:Yes
Performance Pads:No

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Carquest Wearever GoldCeramic Brake Pads - Rear (4-Pad Set)
 
4.1

(based on 38 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (19)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (11)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (3)

86%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (24)
  • Decreased stopping distance (13)
  • Lightweight (9)
  • No fade (9)

Cons

  • Creates poor pedal feel (3)

Best Uses

  • Everyday driving (26)
  • Replacement (17)
  • Restoration (5)
  • Performance driving (3)
    • Car & Truck:
    • Casual driver (5), Auto enthusiast (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual driver (13), Mechanic (6), Auto enthusiast (5)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Tabs Slightly Larger Thank Stock

The Ears or Tabs on replacement product are slightly larger than the stock pads and had to be reduced by about 1/8th inch in diameter to fit stock caliper. Not a big deal...Read complete review

The Ears or Tabs on replacement product are slightly larger than the stock pads and had to be reduced by about 1/8th inch in diameter to fit stock caliper. Not a big deal unless a grinder not available to do the reduction on the tab; otherwise, could be a show stopper.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Smooth stopping, DESPICABLE brake dust!

Replaced original front pads with these (yes I know this product is for rear) but I wonder why the Wearever Gold fronts are not coming up available any more? While I like the...Read complete review

Replaced original front pads with these (yes I know this product is for rear) but I wonder why the Wearever Gold fronts are not coming up available any more? While I like the pedal feel and smoothness of stopping, they advertise "cleaner wheel" on the box. Nothing could be further from the truth. These are absolutely unacceptable in the amount of filth these deposit on my front wheels. Worst I have EVER used in that regard. Needs serious improvement. If I had the time I would take them off and go with something that does not require wheel cleaning on a daily basis. But for what they were designed to do, they do an adequate job. The filth is ridiculously bad.

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5.0

Easy DIY job

By 

from Ashburn , VA

Verified Buyer

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

The brake pad I purchased helped make this job an easy DIY!!

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

Perfect Fit- Great Value

By 

from PA

Verified Buyer

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

Excellent fit at a great price. Only installed four days ago but so far so good. Haven't heard any squealing but time will tell how they wear long term. Couldn't be happier at this point.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
4.0

Good as oem

By 

from Wpb, fl

Verified Buyer

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

Perfect fit and very quiet

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

Good price and quality

By 

from Parker, CO

See all my reviews

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Direct Fit
  • Ease Of Use
  • Returned Braking Power

Cons

  • None

Best Uses

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

    Extremely easy to replace brake pads and of good quality. Will see with time how long they last but being ceramic, should be for a very long time.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    3.0

    Not OEM dimensions

    By 

    from West Chicago, IL

    About Me Casual Driver

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

      Cons

      • Difficult To Install

      Best Uses

      • Everyday Driving

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

      Out of the box the tabs are longer then the original OEM pads. If you don't have the grinder available it could be a problem to install.

       
      3.0

      Idk bout these

      By 

      from Md

      Verified Buyer

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

      They were easy to install. As long as you know how to change a tire you can change brakes. Didn't take a long time install them because it common sense. I dont here the grainding noise anymore. But now that I have them it feels like I'm pushing my brake pedal all the way to the floor. Im pretty sure that it shouldn't feel this way. The brake lines were bled and everything. It could also be because I haven't driven my car in about four months so I need to get use to the feel again but I don't remember it feeling that loose

       
      5.0

      Great Products

      By 

      from Albany,ny

      About Me Mechanic

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Decreased Stopping Distance
      • Easy To Install

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Everyday Driving
        • Replacement

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

        Great product

         
        5.0

        07 honda accord

        By 

        from cedar rapids, iowa

        About Me Mechanic

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer
        3 or more reviews submitted

        Pros

        • Easy To Install
        • No Fade

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Everyday Driving
          • Replacement

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

          these fit as well as OE Honda parts

           
          4.0

          Did not install because existing brakes are good

          By 

          from Georiga

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Install

          Cons

            Best Uses

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

              I didn't install these pads because once I "got in there" to replace the wheel hub, I found out the brake pads were in good shape (which are the same pads this review is for). So far the pads have performed well.

              (8 of 15 customers found this review helpful)

               
              4.0

              Works for Me!!!

              By 

              from Valparaiso,Ind.

              About Me Auto Enthusiast

              Pros

              • No Fade

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Everyday Driving

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

                Stops great, little nor no dust.

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                2 Questions | 4 Answers
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                • Q:

                  how many pads a box?
                  Asked on 11/14/2012 by Hengyou from stillwater,ok

                  1 answer

                  • CUSTOMER CARE

                    A:

                    When you purchase this Wearever Gold Brake Pads - Rear (Part No. GNAD 537), you will receive (2) two pads/shoes for the driver's side and (2) two pads/shoes 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 11/14/2012 by Steve from AAP
                • Q:

                  is this come in set or you have to buy 2 for rear tires
                  Asked on 5/25/2010 by vin from parsippany,nj

                  3 answers

                  • CUSTOMER CARE

                    A:

                    This set includes four rear brake pads. Enough to do the entire rear of your vehicle.

                    Answered on 5/26/2010 by Kevin from AAP
                  • CUSTOMER CARE

                    A:

                    This set includes four rear brake pads. Enough to do the entire rear of your vehicle.

                    Answered on 5/26/2010 by Anonymous
                  • A:

                    One Brake Pad set replaces both inside & outside pads for both rear wheels; so, you need on one set for the rear wheels and if doing the front you will need one set of pads for the front as they are larger pads. But one set will cover both wheels, either front or rear.

                    Answered on 11/11/2010 by George from Brooksville, Florida
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