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Brake pad options

This is a discussion on Brake pad options within the GTO forums, part of the Vehicle Specific category; In the market for replacement pads for the rear. I race on weekend and drive it a short distance to ...

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    Brake pad options

    In the market for replacement pads for the rear. I race on weekend and drive it a short distance to work during the week. Suggestions?
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    Where could I pick up a pair of those?

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    I ordered all my stuff on-line through R1 Concepts website. Also added Russell stainless brake lines that I purchased from Summit to replace the stock rubber hoses.

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    BTW, here's a link to the thread on our car with pics: Time for a brake upgrade

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    I use Porterfield pads. They are great on the track.
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