Do brake dust shields work? on 2006 Mercedes-Benz CLS500

Do brake dust shields really work and how difficult are they to install?

by in Stafford, VA on September 14, 2010
3 answers 1 comment
ANSWER by , September 14, 2010
I never tried the dust shields But I use this http://ace.imageg.net/graphics/product_images/pACE3-7141236dt.jpg available at most autoparts stores and it repels the brake dust for up to 6 months and you apply it on your wheels when they are clean and dry
ANSWER by , September 14, 2010
Hi Dust shields can work but can heat up your brake pads faster and cause wear faster. RJ
COMMENT by , September 28, 2010
Thanks for the response!
ANSWER by , October 19, 2010
It seems that you are trying to keep brake dust to a minimum on your wheels. A better option is to get full ceramic brake pads. They stop the car better and reduce brake dust to a minimum.