The DS2500 compound brake pad is designed for high performance applications witn your MINI thanks to its excellent speed and temperature sensitivity characteristics. Front set and Rear set available separately.
2002-2006 R50 MINI Cooper and R53 Cooper S Hatchback
2005-2008 R52 MINI Cooper and Cooper S Convertible
+ Race developed
+ Performs equally well on heavy and light cars
+ 20% less pad wear than competitive products
+ Minimal bedding-in, supplied ready to use
+ Disc Friendly
+ Consistent friction level with changing temperatures and speeds to give optimal pedal modulation
+ High friction level at low temperature (good cold braking)
+ High friction level at very high temperatures
+ 35% less compressability than competitive products (pedal feel)
+ Less noise for increased driving comfort
+ Fits all models '03 and earlier
Ferodo DS2500 is a club race pad that can be used on the street and for light track use. This compound produces some noise on the street, but retains good cold friction, and has an MOT of around 1,000 degrees F. It also has 35% less compressibility than competitive products, giving it very good pedal feel and modulation characteristics. DS2500 has an average friction level of approximately (0.50) which remains constant at any speed, and at any temperature up to 1,000° F.
Follow manufacturers bed-in procedure for proper operation.
If your brake wear warning light is illumninated, see replacement sensors.
Brake fluid should be replaced every 2 years. See ATE Performance Brake Fluid for replacement brake fluid. ATE Type 200 Amber is a high quality performance fluid that will last much longer than the standard DOT4 fluid. This is an ABS friendly fluid.
ATE® Type 200 Amber Fluid has a dry boiling point of 536F and a wet boiling point of 396F which far exceeds standard brake fluids meeting the DOT 4 requirements. This fluid is NOT SILICONE and is compatible with conventional brake fluid. 100% synthetic fluid is specifically designed to resist the high temperatures of racing brakes and yet very suitable for daily driving.