Originally Posted by jrstech. Private First Class. I'll ping Andie Cobalt if you are interested. I've had the car two days and 50 miles and I have tons of brake dust already. Has anyone try or thought about using thr clear plasti-dip to protect the wheels?? Thanks Jay. The main advantage they have is they dust less. I think that your experience with the R4S pads might just seal it for me. Find More Posts by J!
DescriptionCustomer Reviews. For high performance and heavy duty street conditions, the Porterfield R4-S compound has become a consistent top performer in. Porterfield R4 Brake Pads have been used on our own racecars for over 5 years. With extensive use in both our GT3 i and World Challenge i Touring. I'm wondering about the R4S pads as a possible solution. Yeah, I don't think I' ve had stock pads on any of my BMW's for over 5 years now. Not to mention the 'wheels look like sh&t in one day' brake dusting characteristics.
Porterfield R4S users. . . .
I'm still running the Repco's in the rear and the fronts dust at almost the same rate as the rears, very clean. Get a Leaf blower and have it plugged in near your garage and blow off before you park it. You can actually feel the pads heating up and braking torque increasing exponentially as you decelerate.
Jeff- The R4S's need some heat build-up in them before they start working well.
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|About 10 years ago, I had a set of the Porterfield R4-S pads on a different car.
Softened the blow quite a bit. Find More Posts by Uridian. Appreciate 0.
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He had the R4S on the M3 when I I am very happy with the porterfield R4S pads for street and track. They are quiet. Brake Pads by Porterfield R4S AP Front BMW M3 E36 AP R4-S Porterfield R4 Your car will stop better and your wheels will stay cleaner longer. I've never had a BMW with brake dust this bad. My 11 e90 hardly gave off any brake dust, the rims on the mi are literally coated in the .
Guys on the f30 board are saying that porterfield r4-s pads work really well and.
I'm going to get some of the spray on protectant that is supposed to help keep some of it from sticking and make it easier to clean. Thread Tools. I took them off, cleaned them up, then used a bunch of orange goop, and that seemed to take care of the problem. When I rode on an autox run with my codriver, I felt like we were going to go through the windshield every time he hit the brakes The time now is AM.
I'll ping Andie Cobalt if you are interested.
Porterfield vs Hawk HPS Brake Pads. iTrader: (10). I had HPS on my E36 M3.
They were OK or "i just got new tires." Appreciate. iTrader: (0). About 10 years ago, I had a set of the Porterfield R4-S pads on a different car. LPI Racing specializes in racing brakes. We use what we sell.
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Dusting is slightly more than Repco's, but nothing close to stock pads. I can't even remember how they work, except I do remember some bad fade issues. Find More Posts by aus. I fixed the same problem in my Mini Cooper with after market brake pads. So does my dad. Wow, yeah! I love 'em.
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|I think I got into the ABS a couple of times, but not sure.
Originally Posted by persian54 My tech will charge me about the same whether he installs the pads or not, hence why I'm going to order pads as I don't want to have to pay him the same amount of labor again later when he can just get it done all at once for less. Softened the blow quite a bit. They are located in Costa Mesa and you can have them shipped locally or just pick them up.
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Porterfield R4S users. The time now is AM.
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Like Luni2nz, I always thought the stock pads were very difficult to modulate at low speeds like over speed bumps.