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Old 10-26-2017, 09:06 PM
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EBC BSD850 Rotors & Akebono Pro-ACT (ACT1394) Brake Pads Installed

Initial impressions are positive. Smooth and quiet.



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Old 03-27-2018, 05:51 PM
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Hi!
I am currently looking for new pads, different than OEM, do you recomend akebono pads?
Any updates about your experience with this pads?
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I'm not sure about Honda, but Akebono is an OEM supplier for Toyota. I have Akebono components on my 4Runner and have been happy with them.
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Totally recommend them. From my experience, Akebono pads are smoother and less dusty than OEM Honda pads. Braking distance is on par with OEM if not better. I believe Akebono is an OEM supplier for Nissan as well.

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Old 04-15-2018, 05:31 PM
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Did you install Brake Pads that are noticeably better than Honda OEM?

I have a 2015 FIT.

I am looking for better braking without having to make major modifications.

Has anyone installed brake pads other than the HONDA OEM pads that they can definitively say have noticeably improved their braking on a 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 Honda FIT.

What I am specifically looking for is shorter braking distance than the HONDA OEM pads if that is at all possible.

Thank you for taking the time.
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Old 04-16-2018, 09:59 AM
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Thank you

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Totally recommend them. From my experience, Akebono pads are smoother and less dusty than OEM Honda pads. Braking distance is on par with OEM if not better. I believe Akebono is an OEM supplier for Nissan as well.
Thanks for your advice, I will try them and let you know my comments in... maybe a couple months
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