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I just bought Akebono ceramic front pads for my 2005 but am curious to know who manufactures OEM pads for MB. Common knowlege or a well kept secret?
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Last time when I change the pads on a 2017 c class the pads where TRW.
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May depend on market, but I think UK are Brembo.
Certainly Brembo are a popular replacement on the 55.

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Original Mercedes fitment are TRW / Textar / Jurid
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Jurids are what came off of car but I wasn't sure if they were OEM or not.
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