Ceramic Extreme Brake Parts Lubricant
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Permatex Ceramic Extreme Brake Parts Lubricant

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This 100% synthetic lubricant contains real ceramic solids for extreme performance under critical braking conditions. With its purple, environmentally friendly, nonmelting formula, this premium lubricant is a long-lasting, temperature-resistant way to silence brake noise such as squealing and chattering. Also effective in preventing long bolt and sleeve seizing and galling.
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Size (ounces):0.176369
Container Type:Pouch

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PermatexCeramic Extreme Brake Parts Lubricant
 
4.3

(based on 24 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (14)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (6)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

91%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (10)
  • Easy to use (8)
  • Durable (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Everyday driving (13)
    • Large cars (5)
    • Replacement (5)
    • Small cars (5)
    • Trucks (5)
      • Car & Truck:
      • Casual driver (6), Auto enthusiast (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Auto enthusiast (11), Casual driver (8), Mechanic (4)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (9)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Works

    Solved brake squealing problem by applying to back of brake pads. Calipers slide more freely, too. Only used 1 pack for 2 wheels.

    Solved brake squealing problem by applying to back of brake pads. Calipers slide more freely, too. Only used 1 pack for 2 wheels.

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    all ways use

    I always use and recomend, could be a little more in package

    I always use and recomend, could be a little more in package

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    4.0

    you will need 2 per set of brakes

    By unclebuck

    from atlanta,Ga

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    Pros

    • High-Performance

    Cons

    • Difficult To Use
    • Not Enough Need 2 Packets
    • Packet Does Not Open Easy

    Best Uses

    • Large Cars
    • Small Cars
    • Trucks

    Comments about Permatex Ceramic Extreme Brake Parts Lubricant:

    improve the package also include more product or insturctions on where/how it is to be used

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    • No

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    (0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Makes installation smooth

    By Marquetarian

    from The Villages, FL

    About Me Casual Driver

    Verified Buyer
    3 or more reviews submitted

    Pros

    • Easy To Use

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • For All Brakes

      Comments about Permatex Ceramic Extreme Brake Parts Lubricant:

      Made installing the shoes very easy

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      • No

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      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Eases brake pad installation. No squeaks

      By Hemis and Chevys

      from FL

      About Me Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver, Competitive Driver, Mechanic, Truck Enthusiast

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      3 or more reviews submitted

      Pros

      • Easy To Use

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Large Cars
        • Small Cars
        • Trucks

        Comments about Permatex Ceramic Extreme Brake Parts Lubricant:

        This will ease brake pad installation, and prevent squeaks. Do yourself a favor, and buy this. It's enough to change pads on all 4 wheels.

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        • No

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        5.0

        A must have!

        By Jrod

        from Miami, FL.

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        Level 3

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Easy To Use
        • High-Performance
        • High Temp
        • Versatile

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Anything With Brakes
          • Large Cars
          • Small Cars
          • Trucks

          Comments about Permatex Ceramic Extreme Brake Parts Lubricant:

          This makes all the difference when doing your brakes. Apply in all recommended areas.

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          • No

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          5.0

          Worked well

          By Curly

          from Bensalem, PA

          About Me Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver, Competitive Driver

          Verified Buyer
          Level 2

          Pros

          • Easy To Use

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Trucks

            Comments about Permatex Ceramic Extreme Brake Parts Lubricant:

            Works well

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            • No

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            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            Does The Job

            By Tony

            from Queens,New York

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            3 or more reviews submitted

            Pros

            • Easy To Use

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Any Auto

              Comments about Permatex Ceramic Extreme Brake Parts Lubricant:

              Does the job of lubricating the moving parts. make sure you clean the old dry grease of the bolt/pins then apply a clean coat.

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              • No

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              (3 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

               
              3.0

              all ways use

              By fatbear

              from n fort myers florida

              About Me Mechanic

              Verified Buyer
              3 or more reviews submitted

              Pros

              • Easy To Use

              Cons

              • Could Be A Little More

              Best Uses

                Comments about Permatex Ceramic Extreme Brake Parts Lubricant:

                I always use and recomend, could be a little more in package

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                • No

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                (2 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                4.0

                Great product

                By Leer

                from Dublin, oh

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                Level 2

                Pros

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Permatex Ceramic Extreme Brake Parts Lubricant:

                      Work well

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                      • No

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                      (2 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      good investment to insure no brake noise

                      By Gx470

                      from Maryland

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                      3 or more reviews submitted

                      Pros

                      • Durable
                      • Easy To Use

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Large Cars
                        • Small Cars
                        • Trucks

                        Comments about Permatex Ceramic Extreme Brake Parts Lubricant:

                        great investment to insure that your brake parts move smoothly and easily.

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                        • No

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                        (1 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        5.0

                        Used on 2004 Lexus LS430 Wagner pads

                        By Benji Knows

                        from Oxon Hill, MD

                        About Me Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver

                        Verified Buyer
                        Level 3

                        Pros

                        • Durable
                        • Easy To Use

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Large Cars
                          • Small Cars

                          Comments about Permatex Ceramic Extreme Brake Parts Lubricant:

                          Used this on the back of a new set of Wagner Thermoquiet brakes pads installed on a 2004 Lexus LS430. I've only driven 500 miles on these pads, but still no abnormal sounds when braking. This lubricant may be contributing to the silence.

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                          • Yes

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                          5 Questions | 6 Answers
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                          • Q:

                            What is the difference between this product and Permatex Ultra Disc Brake Caliper Lube? Which is preferred for what?
                            (Please do not copy/paste all the directions like you did in the previous questions - I can read those if I need that information)
                            Asked on 9/19/2014 by J-Bone from Great Barrington Mass

                            1 answer

                            • CUSTOMER CARE

                              A:

                              Hi J-Bone, good question! Both are completely different product, purpose, chemistry, list goes on and on.

                              Answered on 9/22/2014 by Solomon
                          • Q:

                            the packaging says 4 grams, your ad specs say 7. so which is it
                            Asked on 8/2/2014 by ken from boston

                            1 answer

                            • CUSTOMER CARE

                              A:

                              Hi Ken, thank you for bringing this to our attention! This pouch weighs 4 gram. We have forwarded this information to our content team to update the site. We appreciate your patience while this information is updated.

                              Answered on 8/3/2014 by Vincent from AAP
                          • Q:

                            Can this be used on Metallic Breaks?
                            Asked on 1/16/2013 by steve

                            1 answer

                            • CUSTOMER CARE

                              A:

                              This part Permatex Ceramic Extreme Brake Parts Lubricant, Part No. 09973 is a purple, environmentally friendly, non-melting, pure synthetic lubricant base formula. It is formulated to lubricate under the most adverse brake conditions, assuring that critical caliper pins, sleeves, bushings and pistons remain lubricated throughout pad life. Contains ceramic solids for extreme performance under the most critical braking parameters. Permatex Ceramic Extreme Brake Parts Lubricant, with its water and corrosion resistant properties, is excellent on rolling and sliding surfaces operating in wet or dry conditions from -50°F to +3000°F (-46°C to +1649°C). It is compatible with internal and external brake rubber and plastic hardware, including ethylene-propylene rubber., PRODUCT BENEFITS: • Temperature range -50°F to +3000°F (-46°C to +1649°C)., • Prevents disc brake squealing and chattering., • Prevents long bolt and sleeve seizing and galling., • Outperforms ordinary caliper greases and traditional disc brake quiet products., • Non-silicone, non-petroleum based formula., • 100% synthetic lubricant, environmentally safe., TYPICAL APPLICATIONS: • Long and short bolts., • Sleeves., • Bushings., • Outboard pad backing plate., • Inboard pad backing plate., • Disc brake calipers., • Caliper pins., • Pistons., DIRECTIONS FOR USE: 1. Wire brush the caliper housing and anchor plate to remove all dirt and dust., 2. Clean all parts with Permatex Brake & Parts Cleaners., 3. Apply Permatex Ceramic Extreme Brake Parts
                              Lubricant to all moving caliper hardware, mating surfaces and steel backing plates of the disc brake pads., 4. Lubricant may be applied to the BACKS of brake pads to act as a noise suppressor eliminating caliper brake squeal and chatter., 5. Any excess grease that squeezes out from the mating surfaces should be removed. Note: Keep lubricant off pads and rotors.
                              For any further assistance, please feel free to call us at 1-877-238-2623 or visit your nearest Advance Auto Parts store and our representatives would be more than happy to assist you.

                              Answered on 1/16/2013 by Aaron from AAP
                          • Q:

                            where do you apply this product. Is it put on the back of the pads between pad and calipers?
                            Asked on 12/23/2011 by Anonymous

                            1 answer

                            • CUSTOMER CARE

                              A:

                              This part Permatex Ceramic Extreme Brake Parts Lubricant manufactured by Permatex can be used on Long and short bolts, Sleeves,Bushings,Outboard pad backing plate,Inboard pad backing plate,Disc brake calipers,Caliper pins,Pistons.
                              DIRECTIONS FOR USE:
                              Wire brush the caliper housing and anchor plate to remove all dirt and dust.
                              2. Clean all parts with Permatex Brake & Parts Cleaners.
                              3. Apply Permatex Ceramic Extreme Brake Parts Lubricant to all moving caliper hardware, mating surfaces and steel backing plates of the disc brake pads.
                              4. Lubricant may be applied to the BACKS of brake pads to act as a noise suppressor eliminating caliper brake squeal and chatter.
                              5. Any excess grease that squeezes out from the mating surfaces should be removed.
                              Note: Keep lubricant off pads and rotors.

                              Answered on 12/24/2011 by Aaron from AAP
                          • Q:

                            is this product to prevent anti squel/rattle on disc brakes ?
                            Asked on 10/17/2009 by Jerry from panama city, FL

                            2 answers

                            • CUSTOMER CARE

                              A:

                              Yes

                              Answered on 10/24/2009 by Paul from Advance Auto Parts
                            • A:

                              Its a synthetic lubricant which contains ceramic solids for extreme performance under critical braking conditions. Its a non melting premium lubricant that lasts long and helps silence brake noise like squealing and chattering. Additionally it helps prevent long bolt and sleeve seizing. Works well on rolling and sliding surfaces, when in wet or dry conditions.

                              Answered on 10/30/2009 by Sherry from Detroit, MI
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