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Old 03-08-2010, 09:54 AM
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I had posted up here a few months back for advice on which brake pads and rotors to buy for my '03 Ram QC. It was highly recomended to go with EBC. I did go with EBC and I bought the slotted rotors and the Green Supreme pads, what a difference they have made. I have only done my front brakes so far, but have seen a major improvement. The pads put out almost no brake dust at all. I didn't get to wash my truck for two months because of the all snow we got and normally my rims would of been as black as the tires with the OEM pads. With the EBC pads I had almost no dust at all. As soon as I can get the money, I'll be replacing my rear brakes with the same.
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Old 03-08-2010, 11:04 AM
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Glad to hear it made such a big improvement. I will keep that in mind when im in need of new brakes. Thanks for checking back in with an update.
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Thats suppppper. Were they pricey?
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I paid $220 for the rotors and $105 for the pads. Like I said, it was worth it to spend it a little more.
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I'm glad to hear that they work well, since I was planning on getting them as well. Thanks for letting us know man, gives me the extra drive to get some for my truck!
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Glad you're as satisfied with the EBCs as I am. Been running mine for about 9 months now and rarely do I wash the wheels other than to polish them in the summer. Just ordered the supremes to change out my regular green stuff pads which wear faster on the front than the rear with my heavy gas/brake foot; i'm just changing them out when I get my new wheels on.

For those wondering, priced out from AutoAnything for the whole kit (4 rotors, front GS supremes, reg GS rear) came to $608 US with free shipping to mainland USA.
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Haven't looked yet, but are these available for 2nd gen Rams?


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Just checked, yes they are avaliable for 2nd gens. (looked at '00 and your '97)
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For those wondering, priced out from AutoAnything for the whole kit (4 rotors, front GS supremes, reg GS rear) came to $608 US with free shipping to mainland USA.
That's where I bought mine from, they are great to deal with. I ordered them early in the morning and had them in two days. I like the way the slotted rotors look. I'll post up a pic or two when I wash my truck today.
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glad to hear it worked out for you!
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