Centric Parts offers a wide selection of brake friction options to suit various vehicle applications and driving styles. Choosing the correct friction formula for your particular application is essential for optimizing brake system performance and reliability. Centric's engineering team carefully selects and tests each friction compound to ensure proper stopping performance throughout the lifetime of the brake pad. With three in-house brake dyno's and real-time vehicle testing Centric is the aftermarket leader in brake pads and shoes.
All Centric brake pads comply to current brake friction material legislation. More information can be found here
Posi Quiet Semi-Metallic Brake Pads
• Outstanding wear characteristics
• 100% scorched for easy bed-in. 
• 100% shimmed to eliminate noise and vibration.
• Positive Molded for even wear characteristics.
• Post cured for consistent performance throughout the
  service life of the brake pad.
• Stable friction performance across a wide temperature
  range.
• Hardware included. *Where applicable.
• 100% Asbestos-free formulas.
• Copper free friction formulas.
• Ask for Posi Quiet Semi-Metallic Brake Pads (104 series).
More Posi Quiet Brake Pad Information

Posi Quiet Ceramic Brake Pads
• Longest wearing most advanced material available.
• Lowest dust.
• 100% scorched for easy bed-in. 
• 100% shimmed to eliminate noise and vibration.
• Positive Molded for even wear characteristics.
• Post cured for consistent performance throughout the
  service life of the brake pad.
• Stable friction performance across a wide temperature
  range.
• Hardware included. *Where applicable.
• 100% Asbestos-free formulas.
• Ask for Posi Quiet Ceramic Brake Pads (105 series).
  More Posi Quiet Brake Pad Information

Posi Quiet Extended Wear Brake Pads
• Long wearing Semi-Metallic friction formula.
• Low brake rotor wear.
• 100% scorched for easy bed-in. 
• 100% shimmed to eliminate noise and vibration.
• Positive Molded for even wear characteristics.
• Post cured for consistent performance throughout the
  service life of the brake pad.
• Stable friction performance across a wide temperature
  range particularly high temperatures.
• Excellent for heavy duty applications.
• Hardware included. *Where applicable.
• 100% Asbestos-free formulas.
• Ask for Posi Quiet Extended Wear Brake Pads (106 series).
  More Posi Quiet Brake Pad Information 

 
   

Centric Premium Metallic Brake Pads
• 100% shimmed to eliminate noise and vibration.
• Linear response both cold and hot; never “grabby.” 
• Metallic compounds extend rotor life.
• High noise abatement.
• Formulated for longer wear.
• Post cured for consistent performance throughout the
  service life of the brake pad.
• 100% Asbestos-free formulas.
• Copper free friction formulas.
• Ask for Centric Premium Metallic Brake Pads (300 series).

More Centric Premium Brake Pad Information

Centric Premium Ceramic Brake Pads
• 100% shimmed to eliminate noise and vibration.
• Positive molded. 
• Specialized ceramic friction formulas provide excellent
  stopping power.
• Ceramic friction compounds provide extended pad life.
• Linear response both cold and hot; never "grabby".
• Low dust formulations keep wheels clean.
• Post cured for consistent performance throughout the
  service life of the brake pad.
• 100% Asbestos-free formulas.
• Scorched for improved bed-in.
• Ask for Centric Premium Ceramic Brake Pads (301 series).

More Centric Premium Brake Pad Information

Centric Parts Fleet Performance Brake Friction
• Para-aramid composites provides linear response
  regardless of pad temperature.
• 100% positive molded for uniform friction material density.
• Specially engineered for pursuit, rescue and emergency
  driving.
• Post cured for consistent performance throughout the
  service life of the brake pad.
• Scorched to raise initial cold effectiveness and easy bed-in.
• Hardware included. *Where applicable.
• 100% Asbestos-free formulas.
• Ask for Centric Fleet Performance Brake Pads (306 series).
More Fleet Performance Friction Information

StopTech Sport Brake Friction
  • Formerly known as Street Performance Pads
  • High MOT to Eliminate Fade
  • Excellent Actuation, Modulation and Release
  • Positive Molded for Uniform Friction Material
  • Scorched to Raise Initial Cold Effectiveness
  • Para-Aramid Composites for Linear Response
  • Dyno Proven Performance and Service Life
  • Lab-Developed Formulas with Strong Initial Bite
  • Ideal for Autocross and Light Track Day Use
More StopTech Sport Brake Friction Information

C-TEK Metallic Brake Friction
C-Tek Metallic brakepads offer excellent pad and rotor life while producing minimal brake dust. 

• Low dust.
• Shimmed to eliminate noise and vibration.
• Formulated for reduced noise.
• Semi-Metallic compounds.
• Post cured for consistent performance throughout the
  service life of the brake pad.
• 100% Asbestos and Copper free formulas.
• Wide application coverage.
• Ask for C-TEK 102 Metallic Brake Pads.
     

C-TEK Ceramic Brake Friction
C-Tek Ceramic brake pads offer exceptional service life and produce minimal dust.

• Low dust.
• Shimmed to eliminate noise and vibration.
• Formulated for reduced noise.
• Advanced Ceramic compounds.
• Post cured for consistent performance throughout the
  service life of the brake pad.
• 100% Asbestos free.
• Scorched for easy bed-in.
• Wide application coverage.
• Ask for C-TEK 103 Ceramic Brake Pads.


     

Centric Parts Premium Brake Shoes
• Widest application coverage in the automotive aftermarket.
• Premium quality and performance.
• 100% Asbestos-free formulas.
• Complete range of parking brake shoes (SAE J2784 compliant).


 
Brake pad selection is essential for optimizing system performance and safety. Brake pad formulas are designed to perform within certain temperature ranges and offer various operational characteristics. Centric Parts offers several brake pad options that fit every driving style, vehicle type and utilization. 

                           
 

 

 

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