FREE e-Newsletter
Important News - Hot Topics
Get them Now!

PW6 In-Car Camera System - PatrolWitness
The new PW6 In-Car Video System from PatrolWitness is compact, rugged, and...

Product News

ACDelco Introduces Coated Police Brake Pads

November 28, 2012  | 

Photo courtesy of ACDelco.
Photo courtesy of ACDelco.

ACDelco has introduced a surface coating to its brake pads that helps reduce the break-in period and improves pre-burnish brake effectiveness, according to the company.

The coating is designed for the police duty cycle, including high-speed driving. The new coated pads provide coverage for Chevrolet Caprice, Impala and Tahoe; Ford Crown Victoria and Interceptor; and Dodge Charger police vehicles.

When replacing brake pads, a break-in or "burnishing" procedure is recommended to properly condition both the brake pads and brake rotors for optimum performance and brake life. The ACDelco coating is applied to the friction surface during manufacturing to ensure uniform coverage and applied density.

The coating may temporarily release visible airborne gasses as it transfers material onto the brake rotor during the burnish procedure, according to the company.

Request more info about this product / service / company

Be the first to comment on this story

POLICE Magazine does not tolerate comments that include profanity, personal attacks or antisocial behavior (such as "spamming" or "trolling"). This and other inappropriate content or material will be removed. We reserve the right to block any user who violates this, including removing all content posted by that user.

Other Recent News

Code 3 Announces Multipurpose M180 Triple Stack
Utilizing three rows of lighting, the Code 3 M180 Triple Stack produces a bright,...
Point Blank Enterprises Offers Covert Surveillance Using Truck Toolboxes
Point Blank Enterprises' new IRIS Covert Toolbox Surveillance System is made to be easily...

Police Magazine