Word forms: (regular plural) brake pads
( Automotive engineering : Vehicle components , Brakes, steering, wheels, tires, and suspension )
New more durable brake pad material increases the life of brake linings by 50 percent.
When the brake pedal is applied, the brake pads are forced by hydraulic pressure against the brake disk.
Hydraulic fluid movement squeezes the brake pad friction material against the surface of the rotating brake disk which enables the
vehicle to slow down or stop.
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