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. GMKD906 Warranty Details  
$30.99
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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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Friction Material Composition:Semi-Metallic

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Carquest Wearever GoldSemi-Metallic Brake Pads - Front (4-Pad Set)
 
4.5

(based on 28 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (19)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

91%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (16)
  • Decreased stopping distance (7)
  • No fade (6)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Everyday driving (16)
  • Replacement (11)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual driver (10), Mechanic (7), Auto enthusiast (5)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Great stops, low price

I installed these pads on my 2004 Toyota Sienna along with Wearever rotors. The combination gives me excellent, smooth, and powerful braking. Previous sets of these pads have lasted a long time. ...Read complete review

I installed these pads on my 2004 Toyota Sienna along with Wearever rotors. The combination gives me excellent, smooth, and powerful braking. Previous sets of these pads have lasted a long time. Very little brake dust and no noise make these pads a great value.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

These DO NOT fit the 4WD Model !!!

I purchased these online in order to use a coupon code and picked up in the store as I always do. The is the only time the part didn't fit. Although the computer said...Read complete review

I purchased these online in order to use a coupon code and picked up in the store as I always do. The is the only time the part didn't fit. Although the computer said they were correct, they will NOT fit the 4WD Model

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5.0

All there.

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

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

The parts were correct and all of the small bits needed for different calipers were included.

 
5.0

Buy again

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

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

Perfect match for parts. Very nice associates.

 
5.0

As advertised

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

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

Good pads, seem to be good quality!

 
5.0

Ready

By 

from Florida

Verified Buyer

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

Good

  • Was this a gift?:
  • Yes
 
5.0

Perfect fit

By 

from Richmond, VA

Verified Buyer

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

Purchased online and picked up in store. All pad hardware is included in the box.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
1.0

These DO NOT fit the 4WD Model !!!

By 

from Mobile alabama

Verified Buyer

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

I purchased these online in order to use a coupon code and picked up in the store as I always do. The is the only time the part didn't fit. Although the computer said they were correct, they will NOT fit the 4WD Model

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

product is awsome

By 

from Brockton, Ma

Verified Buyer

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

Product is great

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
4.0

Works

By 

from Florida

Verified Buyer

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

Good price and fit well

 
4.0

Quickest Install in a long time!

By 

from Oneida

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Install

Cons

    Best Uses

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

      Sharp tabs on brake pads easy to install with no adjustments needed!

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      Works Well

      By 

      from NoVA

      About Me Auto Enthusiast

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Decreased Stopping Distance
      • Easy To Install
      • No Fade

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Everyday Driving
        • Replacement

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

        Works just as good, if not better to replace what appears to be terrible front brake pads (left and right sides) in a 2003 Lexus ES300. I cannot verify if it was OEM (Lexus) or an aftermarket brake pads installed by the previous owner (i.e., car was bought used). But nonetheless, braking felt much better, doesn't feel mushy, and stops better than the previous unknown brake pads installed. Doesn't squeal too.

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        3 Questions | 3 Answers
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        • Q:

          Is it recommended to use the thin metal (stainless?) plates found between existing piston/caliper and
          pads when replacing pads with these Wearever Gold pads?
          Asked on 3/11/2012 by Anonymous

          1 answer

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            A:

            Yes, it is recommended to use the thin metal plate between the caliper and pads when replacing your existing pads with this Wearever Gold Brake Pads - Front with Part No. GMKD 906.

            Answered on 3/13/2012 by John the Car-Doc from AAP
        • Q:

          Dear Customer Service Rep,

          What is the warranty for this front brake pads?

          Thanks,

          Gary
          Asked on 4/26/2011 by Anonymous

          1 answer

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            A:

            Your brake pads or shoes are warranted for the stated period of time printed on your Order Confirmation page or email, provided you were the original purchaser of the part and you still own the vehicle on which it was installed. This warranty cannot be transferred to anyone at any time. Parts installed on commercial use vehicles are warranted for 90 days from the date of purchase.

            Answered on 4/27/2011 by DIY Daniel from AAP
        • Q:

          Do these pads include the stainless steel back plate and wear clips as shown in the picture?
          Asked on 6/23/2010 by Vin from New Paltz, NY

          1 answer

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            A:

            Yes, they should come with this.

            Answered on 6/24/2010 by Mike from AAP
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