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Looking for recommendation/comments regarding Brake pads for my 171.
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I posted this just a few months ago there was some good information in it:

https://www.slkworld.com/slk-r170-gen...rake-wise.html


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Red Stuff, of course!

http://www.carid.com/ebc-brakes/reds...rake-pads.html


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The OEM Pads are probably the best when it comes to stopping power, but the dust is horrible, especially if you have ornate rims. I went with Akebono Euro ceramic pads about 5k miles ago and love them. The dust is almost non-existent and the stopping power, while marginally less, is still plenty responsive enough for me.

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