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

Part No. GMKD673 Warranty Details  
$42.99
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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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Carquest Wearever GoldSemi-Metallic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set)
 
4.5

(based on 18 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (10)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (13)
  • Decreased stopping distance (8)
  • No fade (7)
  • Lightweight (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Everyday driving (12)
  • Replacement (11)
    • Car & Truck:
    • Auto enthusiast (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual driver (5), Auto enthusiast (3), Mechanic (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

pleasantly surprised

i was thankful that the pad set included the rubber sleeves for the caliper pins were included with the pads. Mine were completely rusted inside and had they not been included, I would have...Read complete review

i was thankful that the pad set included the rubber sleeves for the caliper pins were included with the pads. Mine were completely rusted inside and had they not been included, I would have had to find a ride back to the store to buy them seperately. The pads were good quality and fit great.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Right pads made wrong made right.

The first set of pads I bought were defective. They were manufactured unevenly. Returned them and got another set free. They worked like a charm.

The first set of pads I bought were defective. They were manufactured unevenly. Returned them and got another set free. They worked like a charm.

Reviewed by 18 customers

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5.0

worked

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

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

worked

 
5.0

They fit

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

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

The brake pads fit as expected and the car stops

 
5.0

Quality pads

By 

from Pittsburgh

Verified Buyer

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

Some nice quality pads

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No

(4 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

pleasantly surprised

By 

from south holland, il

About Me Mechanic

Verified Buyer
Helpful Reviewer

Pros

  • Easy To Install
  • Included Bushings
  • No Fade

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Replacement

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

    i was thankful that the pad set included the rubber sleeves for the caliper pins were included with the pads. Mine were completely rusted inside and had they not been included, I would have had to find a ride back to the store to buy them seperately. The pads were good quality and fit great.

    (2 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Great Brakes for the Money

    By 

    from Marion, NC

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

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    3 or more reviews submitted

    Pros

    • Decreased Stopping Distance
    • Easy To Install

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Replacement

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

      Easy to install and they were in stock. Love the warranty.

      (2 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Very Good Product

      By 

      from Willoughby, Ohio

      About Me Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver, Mechanic

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Decreased Stopping Distance
      • Easy To Install

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Everyday Driving
        • Replacement

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

        Quiet, easy install, improved stopping, good pedal feel, good value. Would buy these again.

        (3 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Good Choice and Value

        By 

        from Sobieski, Wi

        Verified Buyer
        Helpful Reviewer

        Pros

        • Easy To Install
        • No Fade

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Everyday Driving
          • Replacement

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

          Maintain auto

          (5 of 9 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Good pads for the money

          By 

          from Pomeroy, Ohio

          Verified Buyer
          Helpful Reviewer

          Pros

          • Decreased Stopping Distance
          • Easy To Install
          • Lightweight
          • No Fade

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Everyday Driving
            • Replacement

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

            Used as replacement for original brake pads.

            • Car & Truck:
            • Casual Driver

            (6 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Great price for a great product,

            By 

            from live oak florida

            Verified Buyer
            Helpful Reviewer

            Pros

            • Decreased Stopping Distance
            • Easy To Install
            • Lightweight
            • No Fade

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Everyday Driving
              • Replacement

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

              great price,[...]beyond good. these pads went on easy and the difference in stopping was noticable. Would recommend these for anyone that needs pads.

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

              (3 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Qualit product for the price

              By 

              from new york

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              Helpful Reviewer

              Pros

              • Decreased Stopping Distance
              • Easy To Install
              • Lightweight
              • No Fade

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Everyday Driving
                • Replacement

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

                Easy install.. overall awesome product for the price.

                • Car & Truck:
                • Auto Enthusiast

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                4 Questions | 6 Answers
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                • Q:

                  Which way does the rubber seal for the two bolts go in the caliper housing? Because both ends of the rubber aren't the same
                  Asked on 4/14/2017 by Bill from Cedar Rapids, Iowa

                  1 answer

                  • CUSTOMER CARE

                    A:

                    Hi Bill! Please provide your vehicle's year, make, and model so I can assist you further.

                    Answered on 4/16/2017 by Solomon from AAP
                • Q:

                  Why are these reviews so useless? "Replacing originals... we'll see how they work.... they might generate dust, but don't they all...." Really. I want to know how they last, how much noise they make, how much dust they generate, if they fit correctly.
                  Asked on 3/27/2013 by yyyy

                  1 answer

                  • CUSTOMER CARE

                    A:

                    This Wearever Gold Semi-Metallic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set) - part# GMKD 673 are premium original equipment style replacement brake pads. These pads deliver superior stopping power and feature Advance Auto Part's exclusive multi-layer SoundLock noise dampening shim for ultra-quiet braking. These pads will provide the reliable stopping and performance. 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 3/28/2013 by Vincent from AAP
                • Q:

                  The answer given by Kevin may be incorrect, I would think that this item would do one axle, and include four pad, two per wheel. Can you verify this?
                  Asked on 12/8/2009 by GLH from Pittsburgh, PA

                  3 answers

                  • CUSTOMER CARE

                    A:

                    Yes, this item has the pads for both front wheels.

                    Answered on 12/8/2009 by Mike from Advance Auto Parts
                  • A:

                    This set contains four pads, two per wheel, and will do the complete front end. If you need rotors, you will need to order two.

                    Answered on 9/21/2010 by Todd the Shade Tree Mechanic from Pomeroy, Ohio
                  • A:

                    I just purchased a set of these pads - the price is for 4 pads (2 per wheel).

                    Answered on 12/27/2009 by BG from Orlando, FL
                • Q:

                  is this price for both wheels or only one?
                  Asked on 10/14/2009 by Anonymous

                  1 answer

                  • CUSTOMER CARE

                    A:

                    its priced for only one wheel. it comes with two in the pack. two per wheel

                    Answered on 10/16/2009 by kevin from Advance auto parts
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