The importance of choosing the right brake pads and rotors for your BMW, Mercedes Benz or Porsche. This is one of the most important purchase other than tires you will ever make on your fine car.
The average consumer knows little about brake pad materials or friction coefficient of the brake pads and perhaps even less about the brake rotors, brake discs. The safest bet is original brake components, but are there better choices?
Yes there are in most cases, made by very respected brake component manufacturers whom has decades of know how and engineering expertise in this field.
For instance Brembo is one of them when the big well known luxury or performance car manufacturers need a high end braking system they approach Brembo.
Brembo is number one they also equip over 90 percent of the F1 cars and cars involved in most Motorsports.
The only other competitor to Brembo is Akebono, whom is the sole braking system supplier to McLaren F1 and McLaren road cars. Naturally we use both respective manufacturers on our clients cars, if they are looking to improve their cars braking performance.
Both braking system manufacturer has a vehicle specific friction coefficient application which has a more ceramic composition and produce 80 percent less brake dust, so you don’t have to clean your pretty alloy wheels so often.
Please be advised! There some inferior braking products sold over the Internet which has been imported from dubious sources and may cause permanent damage to your and others health by having asbestos in them, which is a well known fact it is a carcinogen.
Asbestos poisoning is a serious issue, which could effect your or your loved ones health, since when you apply the brakes, the brake pad material will wear off the brake pad and will float in the air which could cause lung cancer. Asbestos is a carcinogen and has been banned in the west except in third world countries.
This is a serious matter, please protect your and others health by using reputable friction materials from known accredited manufacturers.
We highly encourage everyone to choose the best available components for their fine automobile, your and others life depends on it.
We wish you all the best and if you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact us. Thank you and have a safe trip.
If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact us. Our phone number is: 905.795.0419.
Brake replacement on BMW, Mercedes and most European automobiles is a special procedure. Unlike most ordinary cars Europeans leads in designing and making high performance braking systems. Germany has such a high speed limits, it’s absolutely essential to have an effective braking system to haul your 2 ton car to a stop in a hurry, if needed and do so without brake fade, or you may have a serious problem.
This is the very reason you should never compromise your braking system with some cheap third party imitations. The industry leaders are in order as Brembo is known as being the best there is which has been honed on the Formula one cars just for instance. Brembo is the leading supplier to most Motor Sport events around the world.
Than there are some serious brake manufacturers in Germany as well like Textar, Pagid of TMD friction and TRW as well which ones are the leading original brake component manufacturers to the leading German auto makers.
There is also well known around the world is Ferrodo, Jurid and Akebono as well. You’re safe to choose any of the above brands since they pay particular attention to the friction coefficient of the brake pads of the modern high performance automobiles.
We recognize the fact that lots of clients hate to clean their designer wheels from the black brake dust. This the reason, why we offer state of the art Brembo ceramic (with enhanced friction coefficient) or Akebono ceramic brake pads which produces 80 percent less brake dust in all European applications. Please inquire within availability is subject to individual applications.
Worth to note Akebono is also a leading brake component supplier, you may never heard of them but they are the second supplier to the F1 circuit cars in particular Mclaren F1 and street cars are outfitted with as a sole supplier by Akebono braking systems.
Clients sometimes think brakes are brakes, not a big deal, we think otherwise, nothing is more important to function at peak performance than your brakes not your engine or anything else.
Suffice to say your brakes can save lives which includes yours as well remember that when you get behind the wheels enjoy the ride.
BMW M3 Coupe’s Brembo Brake Original BMW Brakes are high precision parts, that are subject to extreme stress, therefore their quality plays a major and very important role in the active safety of your BMW.
Every BMW model has its own geometric brake disc dimensions. Each disc is tailriolled to the aerodynamic properties of the model in question and ensure optimum heat dissipation and ventilation.
Original BMW Brakes are extremely heat and distortion resistant, have long operating lives and ensure smooth braking.
Between design and producing, all BMW brake parts goes true, rigorous material test, high precision engineering. Plus lab and driving test to ensure top quality and reliability at every times.
The brake something that we can call sure thing. BMW brake in working condition is a sure thing. It makes sure, you can stop, when you need to stop. However you as a driver or as the owner of your car – you have to make sure, your BMW’s brake is a in a good working condition. If something not 100% right, you need to get repaired.
Top quality and reliability are essential for the perfect BMW repair, and not just when it comes to original BMW parts.
You need to know, you can rely on us with consultation and with the service what we offer.
We can service and repair your car with original BMW parts and or with “top of the line” after-market BMW parts. The choice is yours.
Original BMW Brake Parts
Brembo Brake. Brembo is a leader in the design, development and production of Original Equipment, racing and after market brake components and systems for the worldwide automotive industry. Brembo was established in 1961 in Bergamo, Italy. Continue Reading…
Techmax offers a broad line of original import, or import and domestic brake parts in the after-market.
Products include quality brake pads, brake shoes, master cylinders, disc brake calipers, drums & rotors, cross drilled performance rotors, power brake boosters, wheel cylinders, brake hoses and hardware, brake cables and brake fluids. We have brake parts for any import car. Continue Reading…
Brake Fluid Flush
Brake fluids are by nature hygroscopic which means they absorb water from the air (humidity, like magnet attracts the metal shavings). Due to this property the brake fluid became corrosive. There is an increasing awareness of the dangers of water induced corrosion in the modern brake/traction/dynamic stability control systems.
TRW – Lucasone of the largest original equipment parts manufacturer for most European automobiles. The other are Lemforder, Fichtel and Sachs, Boge -Sachs, TMD Friction.
Their product range is very extensive research – development and production of ride and safety products for today’s high performance European automobiles.
Their products are, brake parts, Linkage & Suspension parts & steering parts. I will talk about brake parts at this time. Continue Reading…
Akebono Brake Sytem
To respond to diverse performance requirements of the current automobile market, Akebono Brake Industry Co., Ltd in Japan, North America, Europe and China, develops and evaluates friction materials and brake components that meet the needs of the today’s car manufacturers and today’s drivers.
With manufacturing locations in every continent, Akebono Brake Industry Co., Ltd provide products as OEM suppliers to global automobile manufacturers.
They supply a wide range of global manufacturers, such as Porsche, Mercedes Benz, GM, Ford, and others. Also currently they have approximately 40% share in the Japanese original equipment automotive disc brake pad market.
Akebono Brake Industry Co., Ltd (In North America – Akebono Brake Corporation, North American subsidiary) provide sensor products, which take advantage of their brake technology and the experience the company have accumulated over the years.
Akebono Group considers safety to be the highest priority theme in their development. As brake experts, their mission is to provide safety and braking that has the right feel, no matter the circumstances.
For example Akebono’s highly advanced ceramic brake pad technology allows Akebono’s “EURO” brake pad line to provide excellent stopping power while extending rotor life and virtually eliminating brake dust. Continue Reading…