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

Part No. MKD833 Warranty Details  

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Wearever Silver brake pads are quality original equipment replacement pads at an economical price. Designed to provide safety and confidence while braking, Wearever Silver brake pads are Semi-Metallic or Organic based on your vehicles original equipment.

Product Features:
  • Original Equipment fit and form
  • Dependable stopping power
  • Single-layer shim absorbs noise and vibration for consistently quiet braking
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty
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Abutment Hardware Included:No
Friction Material Thickness, Inner Pad:0.65 in
Friction Material Thickness, Outer Pad:0.65 in
Front or Rear Brakes:Front
O.E.M. Replacement:No
Package Quantity:4
Pad FMSI Number:833
Pad Material:Metallic
Pad Shims Included:Yes
Pad Wear Sensors Included:No
Performance:No

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Wearever SilverSemi-Metallic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set)
 
4.4

(based on 37 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (21)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (10)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

94%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (31)
  • Decreased stopping distance (14)
  • Lightweight (9)
  • No fade (8)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Everyday driving (25)
  • Replacement (23)
    • Car & Truck:
    • Casual driver (4), Mechanic (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual driver (18), Auto enthusiast (10), Mechanic (4)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

I would buy again

They do a great job at stopping ,but the one downside is they are a little loud, but for the price they do the job.

They do a great job at stopping ,but the one downside is they are a little loud, but for the price they do the job.

VS

Most Liked Negative Review

 

Didn't include new clips

I recently switched to Advance Auto Parts because of your Speed Perks Program.
There is an available store front in the Davis Ford Crossing shopping Center, that is much closer to us...Read complete review

I recently switched to Advance Auto Parts because of your Speed Perks Program.
There is an available store front in the Davis Ford Crossing shopping Center, that is much closer to us on our part of town. There are no other Auto part stores on our part of town, so you would be the exclusive Auto parts store and get all the Business.
Your staff is helpful and knowledgeable. I recommend you to all my friends and Family members.
Your prices, especially with the Speed Perks Program, are as good or better than your competitors.
Your return polices are very good also.
Rick Kelly

Reviewed by 37 customers

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5.0

Great replacement brakes, exact fit

By 

from Warrior, Al.

Verified Buyer

Comments about Wearever Silver Semi-Metallic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set):

Great replacement brakes. Never a problem with Advance parts

 
2.0

Caution with these pads

By 

from Rochester NY

Verified Buyer

Comments about Wearever Silver Semi-Metallic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set):

Tabs do not fit into brackets properly and cause premature failure with caliper or rotor problems.

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  • No
 
5.0

Decent brake for the price

By 

from Corbin, ky

Verified Buyer

Comments about Wearever Silver Semi-Metallic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set):

Pretty good brakes, for the price

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

i have great service from advance auto employees

By 

from ransom ky

About Me Casual Driver, Truck Enthusiast

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Decreased Stopping Distance
  • Easy To Install
  • Lightweight

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Everyday Driving
    • Replacement

    Comments about Wearever Silver Semi-Metallic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set):

    i get alot of use out of my brakes from advance auto.i live in the hills and drive over them daily so brakes are not taken lightly by me..thanks

     
    4.0

    Good break pads...

    By 

    from Pass Christian, Ms.

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about Wearever Silver Semi-Metallic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set):

    Good break pads. Just as good as the expensive pads...

     
    5.0

    Nice size

    By 

    from Ohio

    About Me Mechanic

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Install

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Replacement

      Comments about Wearever Silver Semi-Metallic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set):

      Nice plastic wrap

       
      3.0

      Didn't include new clips

      By 

      from Mathis Ave. Manassas, VA

      About Me Casual Driver

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Install

      Cons

      • No Cilps

      Best Uses

      • Replacement

      Comments about Wearever Silver Semi-Metallic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set):

      I recently switched to Advance Auto Parts because of your Speed Perks Program.
      There is an available store front in the Davis Ford Crossing shopping Center, that is much closer to us on our part of town. There are no other Auto part stores on our part of town, so you would be the exclusive Auto parts store and get all the Business.
      Your staff is helpful and knowledgeable. I recommend you to all my friends and Family members.
      Your prices, especially with the Speed Perks Program, are as good or better than your competitors.
      Your return polices are very good also.
      Rick Kelly

       
      5.0

      A good set of semi-met pads

      By 

      from St. Charles, IL

      About Me Auto Enthusiast, Mechanic

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Install
      • Exact Fit

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Everyday Driving
        • Replacement

        Comments about Wearever Silver Semi-Metallic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set):

        Used these to teach my teen son how to do a brake job on his explorer. The pads were an exact fit and seemed to seat nicely when burnished. I would use ceramics for performance cars, but the semi-mets are a good choice for a daily driver or teen car.

        (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Good value

        By 

        from Portsmouth, VA

        About Me Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver, Truck Enthusiast

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

          Good value. Perfect fit.

           
          3.0

          I step on the brakes, the truck stops

          By 

          from Trenton, NJ

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          Verified Buyer
          3 or more reviews submitted

          Pros

          • Easy To Install

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Everyday Driving

            Comments about Wearever Silver Semi-Metallic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set):

            My Ford Explorer is up in years and miles, and my purchase decision also considered the life of the vehicle: It should be the last set of brakes I put on it. I would have liked to have seen some kind of charts comparing the three levels of products. Also, consider replacing the caliper insert (small stainless tabs the pads engage to ) . The warranty is a joke: If you read it, the warranty zone is very narrow and the ability to get replacement pads is slim to none. That being said, the pads installed easy and the truck stops very nicely.

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            8 Questions | 10 Answers
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            • Q:

              what tools do i need to change front brake pads
              Asked on 3/11/2015 by covboy82 from covington ky

              1 answer

              • CUSTOMER CARE

                A:

                Hi Covboy82, glad to assist you! To replace the front brake pads you will require measuring caliper, tire blocks or bricks, lug nut wrench, jack, jack stand, breaker bar or a long ratchet, zip ties, block of wood and a c-clamp, big pan for brake fluid to drain into, bolt grease, and anti-Squeal aerosol spray. For help with your project, I recommend purchasing a Haynes or Chilton repair manual specifically for your vehicle. This should be able to assist you further into detail on how to repair or replace specific parts.

                Answered on 3/12/2015 by Steve from AAP
            • Q:

              Do these come with the retainer clips, if not can I purchase them in-store?
              Asked on 10/30/2014 by Mark from United States

              1 answer

              • CUSTOMER CARE

                A:

                Hi Mark, this part does come with the retainer clips. Please visit your nearest local Advance Auto store to buy the necessary hardware for installing these brake pads.

                Answered on 11/1/2014 by Steve from AAP
            • Q:

              What is abutment hardware and what do I need?
              Asked on 2/28/2013 by dsmith from fountain, co

              1 answer

              • CUSTOMER CARE

                A:

                With reference to your inquiry on the Wearever Silver Brake Pads - Front - part# MKD 833, the abutment hardwares for the brake pads are nothing but caliper clips. 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 3/1/2013 by Vincent from AAP
            • Q:

              Do you offer any rebate for the old pads?
              Asked on 2/2/2013 by Suzy from Lexington, KY

              1 answer

              • CUSTOMER CARE

                A:

                No, I am sorry. We do not offer rebates for old brake pads. 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 2/2/2013 by John the Car-Doc from AAP
            • Q:

              I have a 2008 Ranger 4WD Sport, will these fit the bill?
              Asked on 1/13/2013 by giddyupgo from Bradford, NH

              1 answer

              • CUSTOMER CARE

                A:

                This part Wearever Silver Brake Pads - Front, Part No. MKD 833 is an exact fit for your 2008 Ford Ranger Sport. This part is for the front side of the vehicle. 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 1/14/2013 by Aaron from AAP
            • Q:

              Once the vehicle is off the ground and wheels removed, what tools are required for installation?
              Asked on 11/25/2012 by Late model lost from Ga

              1 answer

              • CUSTOMER CARE

                A:

                With reference to this Wearever Silver Brake Pads - Front - part# MKD 833, tools that are required to install brake pads are a C-clamp, a wrench to remove the caliper bolts, a lug wrench to remove the wheel nuts, gloves and a dust mask and safety glasses. For any further assistance, please 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 11/25/2012 by Vincent from AAP
            • Q:

              Does the box come with 2 pads or 4?
              Asked on 4/23/2010 by Anonymous

              2 answers

              • CUSTOMER CARE

                A:

                The box will come with 4 pads. Two for the right wheel and two for the left wheel.

                Answered on 4/23/2010 by Anonymous
              • A:

                4 pads,for both front wheels.

                Answered on 7/20/2012 by thrillman from kansas
            • Q:

              are these particular pads for the rear brakes?
              Asked on 1/30/2010 by Hung Lykaskwirl from Pixxberg, Pa

              2 answers

              • CUSTOMER CARE

                A:

                The Brake Pad by Wearever Silver (Part No. MKD 833) is a set of FRONT brake pads.

                Answered on 2/1/2010 by Rob from Advance Auto Parts
              • A:

                these are front pads.

                Answered on 7/20/2012 by thrillman from kansas
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