The EBC Extra Duty Light Truck, Jeep and SUV brake pads offer more brake grip than stock and most low cost aftermarket pads at less cost than original parts. The improved performance make them perfect for towing and 4×4 applications with larger than stock tires. The EBC Extra Duty Light Truck, Jeep and SUV brake pads are said to provide a longer life than any other pad made by EBC, and EBC believes a longer life than anything else out there in the aftermarket, including stock pads. The backing plate steels feature NUCAP NRS hook technology for five times the bond strength of conventional pads. The high volume grooves in the pads vent dirt, dust, and debris and help cool the the pads better. They features a red brake in surface coating for instant safe braking after install.The new carbon granule based friction material is said to be extremely rotor friendly, causes minimal dust and noise, and each set is supplied with NUCAP piston insert shims.