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Old 12-04-2012, 03:29 AM   #1
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Unhappy brake pads front advise

ok, I have goldfren front pads and am not happy with there gripping power,what are the best that will give me better grip on the front,.

advise please guys

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Old 12-04-2012, 04:18 AM   #2
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Have a read through this Eddy, hope it helps mate. I would recommend the SC if you go the clappers very often, but even the SA is good if your not doing track days.
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Old 12-04-2012, 10:44 AM   #3
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Ferodo Sinter Grip.

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Old 12-04-2012, 11:52 AM   #4
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Default Ferodo CP211

you can try Ferodo CP211 set that what I have on my track bike love it, it little bit thicker than oem pads
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Old 12-04-2012, 12:19 PM   #5
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Depending on what calipers are fitted on your MV, what Alex recommended are a good brake pad or you might want to try Bendix..

I found Bendix work well on the M4 calipers and are relatively cheap.. If you didn't like them after you tried them out, you've only spent approx 25 for a pair of pads.

Bendix pads tend to feel sharp when used with the M4's and 320mm OEM Brembo discs. Some people prefer a slighly more progressive action.

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Old 12-05-2012, 03:00 PM   #6
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EBC makes a good pad.
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Old 12-08-2012, 04:15 PM   #7
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EBC HH pads are the grippiest ones I've tried. In fact too grippy for my taste. Barely touch the lever with one finger and they grab on.
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Old 12-09-2012, 03:45 PM   #8
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i tried goldfren pads on my zzr 1400 - ended up chucking them in the bin!!
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Old 12-09-2012, 06:39 PM   #9
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I really like EBC's, I have had great results with them on both of my scooters.
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Old 12-10-2012, 01:14 AM   #10
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:thanks guys ,just replaced the goldfren front pads and used a sledge hammer on them they no longer exist, now i put a set of DP SPORT HH + CODE SDP978HH+,WOW just brilliant,you can have the best brembo callipers in the world but if the pads are shit there are worth nothing,I am sure your other suggestions will work just as good,these pads feel great ,great grip and control.I am stoked.

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