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Old 04-12-2013, 01:50 PM   #1
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Dissapointed with Mintex pads

I bought the red box Mintex pads from pelican, with new balo rotors.

I put anti squeal on them numerous times, and after 2,000 miles of regular driving and bedding them in, they still made a significant amount of noise. A metallic noise.

So I bought textar pads, and they made no noise and worked great right away, and continue to be noise free.

$52 for Mintex vs $92 for Textars, that makes sense!
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Old 04-12-2013, 01:52 PM   #2
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Hmmn. but are they dusty...
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Old 04-12-2013, 03:26 PM   #3
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Thanks for the info, I'm about to buy some pads but was unsure which brand to get
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Old 04-12-2013, 03:49 PM   #4
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I run mintex without any anti-squeal stuff and no squeal.
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Old 04-12-2013, 05:29 PM   #5
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My mintex also squeals. Had to put LOTS of anti squeal to make it quiet....
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Old 04-12-2013, 11:41 PM   #6
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Hey,

just went from OEM pads to Brembo pads, feel much stronger than standard and quiet from day 1!

+1 BREMBO
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