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Front Brake Pads

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PoppySheaf
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Front Brake Pads

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2008 XC90 AWD 3.2L

Can't remember exactly what pads I put on the front a couple of months ago but I'd like to get something that stops better.

Recommendations?
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Re: Front Brake Pads

Post by E Showell »

Volvo OEM pads always exhibit good stopping power. The downside with them is they tend to be incredibly dusty and your front wheels will look black in no time.
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