Semi-Metallic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set)
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Wearever Gold Semi-Metallic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set)

Part No. GMKD841 Warranty  

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Wearever Gold brake pads are premium original equipment style replacement brake pads. Either Ceramic or Semi-Metallic depending your vehicles original equipment, Wearever Gold 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, Wearever Gold 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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Location:Front
Shims Included:YES
Friction Material Type:SEMI METALLIC

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Wearever GoldBrake Pads - Front
 
4.0

(based on 9 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

89%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (6)
  • Decreased stopping distance (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Everyday driving (7)
    • Replacement (5)
      • Car & Truck:
      • Casual driver (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Auto enthusiast (3), Casual driver (3)

    Reviewed by 9 customers

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    5.0

    Easy to install Brake pads fit perfectly

    By Joel

    from Cedar Rapids, IA

    About Me Casual Driver

    Verified Buyer
    Level 2

    Pros

    • Easy To Install
    • Eliminated Brake Squeel

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Everyday Driving

      Comments about Wearever Gold Brake Pads - Front:

      Brakes fit perfectly. No problems with install. Took about 1 hour to install both sides front. Parts were waiting for me at the store when I arrived. And I saved $30 using an online promotion. Can't beat the deal.

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      5.0

      Great for everyday use

      By Bear

      from Daleville, VA

      About Me Auto Enthusiast

      Verified Buyer
      3 or more reviews submitted

      Pros

      • Easy To Install
      • No Fade

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Everyday Driving

        Comments about Wearever Gold Brake Pads - Front:

        Ordered online and saved $$

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        3.0

        Did okay

        By sjschwarz88

        from Terre Haute, IN

        About Me Amateur Mechanic, Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver

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        Level 1

        Pros

        • Decreased Stopping Distance

        Cons

        • Heavy

        Best Uses

        • Everyday Driving
        • Replacement

        Comments about Wearever Gold Brake Pads - Front:

        Somewhat difficult to install for a total novice like myself but worked to increase stopping after a few weeks no squeeling didnt last long but my rotors need to be replaced BAD also my calipers need to be replaced uhh!!

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        (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        excellent pads

        By jpgm73

        from laredo

        About Me Casual Driver

        Verified Buyer
        Level 3

        Pros

        • Easy To Install

        Cons

        • None

        Best Uses

        • Replacement

        Comments about Wearever Gold Brake Pads - Front:

        excellent product!!!

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        4.0

        good fit 98 f150 2wd

        By 53%

        from brandon, fl.

        About Me Work truck

        Verified Buyer
        Level 1

        Pros

        • Decreased Stopping Distance

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Everyday Driving

          Comments about Wearever Gold Brake Pads - Front:

          Good fit,rattle clips flimsy .

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          (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          1.0

          wrong pads

          By none

          from somerset pa

          About Me Auto Enthusiast, Truck Enthusiast

          Verified Buyer
          Level 1

          Pros

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Replacement

              Comments about Wearever Gold Brake Pads - Front:

              it said it matched my car but didnt,got silver for another car what a mistake!!!done getting parts here.

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              (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

               
              4.0

              Equal OEM

              By Mister fix it

              from Rochester NY

              Verified Buyer
              Level 1

              Pros

              • Easy To Install

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Everyday Driving

                Comments about Wearever Gold Brake Pads - Front:

                Easy to use

                • Car & Truck:
                • Casual Driver

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                (3 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Good quality pads

                By Doug

                from Clermont, FL

                Verified Buyer
                3 or more reviews submitted

                Pros

                • Decreased Stopping Distance
                • Easy To Install
                • Lightweight
                • Low Dust
                • Nicely made
                • No Fade

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Everyday Driving
                  • Replacement

                  Comments about Wearever Gold Brake Pads - Front:

                  Nicely made pads that work well. So far, low dust on the wheels.

                  • Car & Truck:
                  • Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver, Mechanic

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                  (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  4.0

                  Appear to be Good Pads for the Money

                  By falconut

                  from Blackwood, NJ

                  Verified Reviewer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Install
                  • Price

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Everyday Driving
                    • Replacement

                    Comments about Wearever Gold Brake Pads - Front:

                    Pads were easy to install. Used brake quiet and there is no noticable noise. Only had them a few weeks, but stop just as good as the previous ceramic pads.

                    • Car & Truck:
                    • Casual Driver

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                    • Q:

                      Why the pictures shown are different? For example, one picture shows there is a slot in the middle, but the other is not slotted. I wonder if you can post the exact pictures.
                      Asked on 9/22/2012 by Ty from Norcross, GA

                      1 answer

                      • CUSTOMER CARE

                        A:

                        Sorry, the picture of this Wearever Gold Brake Pads - Front (Part No. GMKD 841) may differ accordingly but the fit and function remains the same. We will forward this to the concerned department and they will update this at the earliest. 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 9/24/2012 by Steve from AAP
                    • Q:

                      my car has the wear sensors.Do these?
                      Asked on 9/22/2012 by HC Dave from Tracy, Ca.

                      1 answer

                      • CUSTOMER CARE

                        A:

                        Sorry, this Wearever Gold Brake Pads - Front - part# GMKD 841 does not include the wear sensors. In order to locate the exact brake pads with wear sensors, please provide the year, make, model and engine size of the vehicle. For any further assistance, you may also visit your nearest Advance Auto store or call us directly at 1-877-ADVANCE (238-2623) and one of our representatives there would be more than happy to assist you.

                        Answered on 9/23/2012 by Vincent from AAP
                    • Q:

                      Will these fit 2001 silverado 4wd 5.3ltr front
                      Asked on 9/14/2012 by Sammy from Augusta GA

                      1 answer

                      • CUSTOMER CARE

                        A:

                        Sorry, this Wearever Gold Brake Pads - Front (Part# GMKD 841) does not fit your 2001 Chevrolet Silverado 5.3L 4WD. 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 9/14/2012 by Rick from AAP
                    • Q:

                      Are these pads for both front wheels or just for one?
                      Asked on 10/14/2011 by Anonymous

                      2 answers

                      • A:

                        if it says front pads ,,, they are for BOTH front wheels

                        Answered on 3/16/2013 by morcego from danbury ct
                      • CUSTOMER CARE

                        A:

                        These pads come for front driver side and passenger side.

                        Answered on 10/14/2011 by Vincent from AAP
                    • Q:

                      hOW MANY PADS ARE IN THE PACKAGE?
                      Asked on 2/14/2011 by BABYGIRL from Atlanta, GA

                      1 answer

                      • CUSTOMER CARE

                        A:

                        It includes the brake pads for both the front driver side and front passenger side.

                        Answered on 2/16/2011 by Parts Guru Geo from AAP
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