Front Brake Pad Recommendations & Questions


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bfrawley
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Motorcycle: 1983 GL1100 Aspencade

Front Brake Pad Recommendations & Questions

Postby bfrawley » Wed Jul 11, 2012 11:38 am



What brand of Brake Pads do you guys recommend for an 83 GL1100 Aspencade. I have been checking my normal OEM parts places online (HondaPartsHouse, etc) and they don't seem to have them or be able to get them anymore. I assume a dealer is going to be the same.

1. Does anyone know of a place to get Hondaline brake pads?
2. Has anyone had any good or bad experiences with EBC Brakes?
3. Recommendations on manufactures other than EBC?
3. I know that the left and right front rotors are different sizes, do they use the same pads?

Thanks!!!



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scotterichmond
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Re: Front Brake Pad Recommendations & Questions

Postby scotterichmond » Wed Jul 11, 2012 1:46 pm

I use EBC and have no issues , would buy again

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ram11397
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Re: Front Brake Pad Recommendations & Questions

Postby ram11397 » Wed Jul 11, 2012 2:05 pm

Hi,
I use EBC Organic Brake Pads no problems will use again.
I got mine off E-bay.


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Re: Front Brake Pad Recommendations & Questions

Postby WingAdmin » Sun Jul 15, 2012 8:32 pm

I've used EBC pads for years with no complaints or issues.




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