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#2280776 - 06/06/11 03:26 PM Re: New brakes for Mercedes-Benz C230 [Re: glum]
hattaresguy Offline


Registered: 06/01/11
Posts: 7180
Loc: CT
Stick with OE or OEM on Mercedes for best results. I had great luck with Textar and ATE.


Don't forget to get the wear sensors if your C class has them.


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#2280865 - 06/06/11 05:08 PM Re: New brakes for Mercedes-Benz C230 [Re: glum]
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Registered: 04/18/05
Posts: 2080
Loc: Easton, PA
I installed ATE Powerslot Rotors & Mintex Red Box Pads on the Jetta many moons ago and they were great.

The rears were Brembo blanks & Red Box as well.

I always liked the stopping power.
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#2280917 - 06/06/11 06:07 PM Re: New brakes for Mercedes-Benz C230 [Re: glum]
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Registered: 02/03/11
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Loc: Charlotte, NC
I just ordered OEM parts from a site that I am now so aggravated with I don't want to give them any exposure. I appreciate all the input. Hopefully the installation process isn't a nightmare.
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#2281121 - 06/06/11 09:51 PM Re: New brakes for Mercedes-Benz C230 [Re: glum]
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Registered: 09/05/06
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Do you have internal drum brakes for the emergency brake?
Get your battle plan and parts together first - all materials.

Which rotor? It is a dice game nowadays - no guaranties.

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