This front brake pad set is just what you need to get your vehicle stopping in good order again!


  • Ceramic Enhanced brake pads
  • 4 Piece FRONT brake pad set
  • Includes shims
  • Direct replacements


Premium Positive Molded Brake Pads Features and Benefits:

  • The very same manufacturing process the original equipment manufacturers use
  • High density friction material for long pad life
  • Less resin content virtually eliminates brake fade and glazing
  • Reduced dusting for both Ceramic and Semi-metallic materials
  • Quality multi-layered shims and pad chamfering provide smooth and quite braking
Positive Mold Technology

Positive Mold Technology improves durability and performance by allowing for even wear. High density, low resin friction material virtually eliminates brake fade and glazing, generates less brake dust, and promotes a longer-lasting , better performing brake pad.

OE Grade Multi-Layer Shim

OE Grade Multi-Layer Shim helps reduce vibration and noise

Environmentally Compliant

Certified Environmentally Compliant to "Better Brake Law" standards

Thermal Scorched

Pre-burnishing or "Thermal Scorching" is the final curing step in quality ceramic brake pad manufacturing. The brake pad's surface is heated to remove any uncured bonding agents and to stabilize the friction material to accelerate the break-in process and enhance stopping performance from the first stop.

Lifetime Warranty

This item is backed by a Limited Lifetime Warranty. In the event this item should fail due to manufacturing defects during intended use, we will exchange the part free of charge (excludes shipping charges) for the original purchaser. Please keep your invoice for proof of this warranty.

Wear and Tear

This item is backed by a warranty against defects in materials and workmanship under its intended use. The warranty does not cover normal wear and tear. Please keep your invoice for proof of this warranty.

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Saab 9-3 Brake Pads Nakamoto CD972
This was a great buy. The price was very reasonable and the delivery were quick. Once I recieve receipt of my order i have then place on the car and they are very quiet and my braking is very smooth, I intent to continue ordering my part from with your company for my second vehicle (2000 Mercedes Benz ML320) as well and I intent to recommend other buyer to visit your website (family and friends). Thank you for the service your often us the public buyers. Your prices and quality of products is better than the auto local company. Again, thank you for the service to us as buyers,
June 5, 2018
1 month ago
break pads
seems to be quality part. fast delivery. 1A AUTO is the first place to turn to for replaceable parts. Great customer service. This order was corrected the same day, I disordered rear break pads, they corrected my mistake, without a problem.
May 17, 2017
1 year ago
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Vehicle Fit

  • 2003 Saab 9-3 Front Premium Posi Ceramic Brake Pads (excluding SE) Nakamoto
  • 2004-2005 Saab 9-3 Front Premium Posi Ceramic Brake Pads Nakamoto
  • 2006-2008 Saab 9-3 Front Premium Posi Ceramic Brake Pads for Models with 11.25" (286mm) Diameter Rotors Nakamoto
  • 2006-2008 Saab 9-3 Front Premium Posi Ceramic Brake Pads for Models with 11.9" (302mm) Diameter Rotors Nakamoto
  • 2009-2011 Saab 9-3 L4 2.0L Premium Posi Brake Pads Front Nakamoto

This part replaces:

  • Nakamoto CD972
Part #: 1ABPS00401

Ships Same Day for orders placed by 4 P.M. ET

Brand #: CD972