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      06-18-2012, 02:01 PM   #109
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Originally Posted by C ///M View Post
I don't know about you guys, but custom pads sounds like a terrible idea. If I'm interpreting that correctly, that means only 1 source for brake pads? How long would they be produced? God for bid what if they decide to close up shop or go out of business.... And then there's resale, I don't think you'd find much of a market to sell your car if you have to tell the new owner, "hey, you can only get brake pads from this one company..."
Once the pads are made and shape disclosed, one can purchase pads just about any manufacturer.