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I can get a good deal on rotora brake rotors and axxis pads but i've never herd anything about them. Are they anygood? THANKS!
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I heard good things about the Axxis brake pads, but I would go for Brembo when it comes to rotors.


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does brembo have anything else besides the big brake kits. lower buget?
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I'm with Daemon, the axxis pads have a decent rep.

Brembos are expensive, and i was lookin for an alternative myself, anyone got suggestions?

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ATE powerdiscs are AWESOME. Especially at like $60 i think. And they wont warp

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i got ATE powerdisks and they are pretty good. use some decent pads and your all set.

great for those on a budget.

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Originally posted by FMXMAFIA@Apr 14 2004, 05:26 PM
does brembo have anything else besides the big brake kits. lower buget?
Yes, they do... I have brembos on. If you are on a tight budget you might try these:
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Ive seen toes a bunch of times.......Do you guys think thoes are actually REAL Brembos for that price.....If anyone bought them .....How are they.....Is that what youre rockin on your ride Daemon????
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Looks to be real. I am also considering those. If those are the ones that daemon actually has I liked to know.

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Yes, these are the one I bought and they are genuine brembos. I am very satisfied with them. However I bought a combo with brake pads ... the pads were crap, so make sure you buy only the rotors and get decent brake pads someplace else!
Btw, I will be switching my pads soon, I am debatind between Axxis and Hawk... I used to have Hawks and they were very decent. Did anybody have the chance to compare those two?


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i agree with furious on the rotors. an ate power disc is an awesome rotor. As for the pads if you are just doing regular street driving a PBR Deluxe set is a great choice. They have 90% less brake dust and since its an organic compound it extends the life of the rotors. B)
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Speaking of brake dust, I have a shit load coming from my front pads. I mean I wash my rims and a few days later you can see it collecting on the sides. COuld this be from shitty pads or is that normal? I have hard BMW's are known for brake dust, but is that true for all?

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Regardless of what you do, there will always be dust. I have a low dust pad on my fronts and when I first put them on they were great, but as they age the dust gets worse. Mintex is the brand I used.

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How much do those run?

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Mintex? Don't remember, but they weren't much. I got them from bavauto. Im going to say around 40.

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