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Will the C8 brake pads have the brake dust problems like the C7?

Old 07-14-2019, 10:30 AM
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Old 07-14-2019, 09:35 PM
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...if you got too much brake dust... you are using the wrong pedal too much !

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Old 07-15-2019, 08:30 AM
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Get the carbon ceramic rotors, problem solved.
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Never knew my C7 had brake dust problems.
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Old 07-15-2019, 04:24 PM
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Just remove the brake pads all together and you'll never have any brake dust to worry about...buuuuutttttttt you'll likely have plenty of CFP/FRP panel dust to worry about.
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If so I will be ordering low dust brake pads and have them installed at delivery.
not sure i would call it a problem, race car stuff is much different than waxer stuff. just saying. its far from a problem, premium items that work to the fullest potential sometimes makes things dirty. lol
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Brake dust is not a problem it is a modern car reality
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These threads feel like “Are we there yet? Are we there yet? Hey, are we there yet?” I don’t care about brake dust, ugly buttons, where cameras are mounted—I just want to see the car!
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Originally Posted by ToddC7 View Post
Never knew my C7 had brake dust problems.
You must have a base Stingray without Z51. The base cars’ rotors are treated with a Ferritic Nitro-Carburizing process that hardens the rotors and prevents corrosion. They are always shiny and they don’t rust when they get wet. And the standard pads produce no visible dust. Street performance is excellent even for aggressive driving, I never got any fade. But for track days you need Z51 and with that comes brake dust. I am hoping that the base non-Z51 C8 continues to use these rotors and pads.
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What's the problem with brake dust from a Vette? It sounds like a good problem to have because it means you're behind the wheel of your awesome Vette instead of on the sideline watching them drive by & wishing you owned one.
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Will the C8 brake pads have the brake dust problems like the C7?

sure, why not?
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You just get the optional dust colored rims and don't worry about it.
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