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News   March 2, 2011   by CARS Magazine

Federal-Mogul First Again in Brake Pad Coverage with Wagner ThermoQuiet Ceramic Pads for 2011 Ford Mustang

Federal-Mogul (NASDAQ: FDML) has announced the availability of several new Wagner ThermoQuiet brake pad sets for late-model domestic and foreign-nameplate vehicles, including the aftermarket’s first replacement pads for 2011 Ford Mustang models. Wagner ThermoQuiet brake pads are available through leading automotive parts businesses throughout North America.

The latest expansion of Wagner coverage includes premium ThermoQuiet Ceramic front (#QC1464) and rear (#QC1465) pad sets for the 2011 Mustang, offered with complete hardware kits, as well as new ThermoQuiet semi-metallic front pad sets for 2006-2009 BMW M5 and M6 models (#MX1151), 2005-2010 Smart Fortwo (#MX1252), 2008-2010 Audi A5 and 2010 S4 and S5 (#MX1322), and the 2010 Mercedes GLK350 (#MX1406). New ThermoQuiet rear brake coverage includes the 2008 BWM 135i (#MX1372) and 2008-2009 Mercedes C300 and C350 (#MX1341).

“Service providers who rely on Wagner ThermoQuiet brakes can be confident they have the most complete pad coverage and superior technology for any popular foreign-nameplate or domestic vehicle,” said Ken Selinger, director of friction products, North America, Federal-Mogul. “Our commitment to first-to-market coverage is a key competitive advantage for automotive repair businesses and auto parts stores to ensure they have the brake parts available to serve their customers’ needs.”

Wagner ThermoQuiet brake pads feature highly advanced, application-specific friction formulations developed within Federal-Mogul’s global network of advanced technology centers. ThermoQuiet pads also incorporate the company’s award-winning, proprietary Integrally Molded Insulator (IMI) one-piece pad design and unique Wagner EDGE Laser-Shaped Friction technology for quieter performance, superior stopping power and longer pad life.

For more information regarding Wagner ThermoQuiet brake products, please visit or contact your Wagner Brakes or Federal-Mogul supplier. More information also is available by writing to Wagner Brake Marketing, Federal-Mogul Corporation, 26555 Northwestern Highway, Southfield, Michigan 48033.