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Asbestos and Non-asbestos brake pads

Brake pads are one major spare part in the braking system for automotive business.
Brake pads contacts and applies pressure and friction to a vehicle's brake rotors. The pressure and friction applied to the brake rotor is what slows and stops the wheel.
In the past, brake pads have an important ingredient which is " Asbestos" because it is cheap. When the brake soot comes out with white powder, it does not feel dirty at the wheel and absorbs the noise.

It looks like asbestos has a good ingredient to produce brake pads but indeed it’s dangerous for your health. Risks from using Asbestos brake pads, after stepping on the pedal to stop the car, the soot from brake pads will cling to follow the wheel, rock fibers may fly into the car.

The drivers or passengers will inevitably receive asbestos, which accumulates asbestos as the source of Asbestosis
International brake pad manufacturers in the world have abolished asbestos production in accordance with legal regulations. Environment and the standard of the automobile industry.

Today, many automotive manufacturers around the world Including Valeo denied using asbestos to produce brake pads .
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Pyramid™ Flat blade Technology : Durable, Innovative & All-in-one

The patented Pyramid™ design featured on Valeo FIRST wiper blades creates three-dimensional shape to increase aerodynamic flow control for even pressure and optimal high speed performance.
- 3-D Spoiler Design
- Tec² Formula
- All-in-One Adaptor’s System

Tec² rubber formula provides all-weather durability and smoother wiping performance.

Thanks to this, Valeo First Flat Blade Multiconnection can replace a conventional blade or a Flat Blade, enabling everyone to access the Flat Blade technology, even if the car is not originally equipped.

A technology that gives exceptional performance for drivers demanding precise wiping.

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Valeo Protectectiv ™ Liquid Coolant

Heat transfer is a key function for engine cooling, fuel consumption and CO2 emissions.
The coolant liquid is a heat transfer fluid.Its function is to maintain the engine at an ideal operating temperature. It is maintained under pressure and circulates between the engine and the radiator.
It consists of water with an additive such as ethylene glycol or propylene glycol in order to raise the boiling point and increase its resistance to freezing. Valeo Protectiv™ liquid coolants are mono - ethylene glycol based. Protects the cooling circuit from freezing and overheating.
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The all-in-one range brake pad kits for commercial vehicles is here – OptiPACK

Your customers have different vehicles and different braking behaviors, Valeo has a solution for them all. OptiPACK – the all-in-one brake pad kit voted best value for money by European customers in 2018* – is available for medium and heavy trucks, trailers, buses and coaches. Now one product provides coverage for almost every braking need. Read on to learn more…
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5 signs it’s time to change your wiper blades

5 signs it’s time to change your wiper blades
The humble wiper blade is an accessory we don’t tend to pay too much attention to, but with poor visibility playing a significant role in road accidents, investing in quality blades and changing them regularly can keep you and your family safer on the road, while also saving you money in the long term. Here are 5 signs it’s time to change your wiper blades, as well as a few recommendations for finding the best new set for your car…
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