Let’s make your life easier
Good things come in smaller packages. That’s the idea behind CVC. We’re a medium/heavy duty brake pad manufacturer with outstanding products. Commercial Vehicle Components (CVC) may be a new name to you, but we have years of knowledge and experience in the industry. Because we’re a small company, we’re more nimble. Easier to work with. And extremely responsive to your needs. So you get what you need, when you need it.
It’s not just a promise. It’s our whole reason for being.
Medium Duty Brake Pads
Our medium duty hydraulic brake pads deliver maximum value and superior braking efficiency
Heavy Duty Brake Pads
Our heavy duty air disc brake pads are designed to provide maximum durability for longer life.
Engineered & Tested in the USA
All our products are engineered in the US for quality assurance and tested at an
independent facility in Detroit.
Dyno Tests Support Quality Claims
Rigorous testing on our dynamometer verifies our products deliver dependable friction solutions that extend maintenance schedules and pad and rotor life.
The Power Behind Performance
The Power Behind Performance’ is the heart and soul of what CVC delivers for our customers, and what sets us apart from our competitors. Our products deliver extremely dependable performance, and so do we. Our difference is the ability to be flexible and responsive to our customers’ needs.
Our Tested Performance
All of our brakes are manufactured to OE specifications and are rigorously quality tested.
SAE J661 establishes a uniform laboratory procedure for securing and reporting the friction and wear characteristics of brake linings.
FMVSS 121 and RP 628
FMVSS 121 applies to trucks, buses and trailers equipped with air brake systems and establishes performance and equipment requirements. The Technology & Maintenance Council Recommended Practice #628B (T.M.C. RP 628B) provides information for judging the performance of aftermarket brake linings on air-actuated foundation brakes
SAE J2975 and J866
SAE J2975 testing and its report with the environmental letter coding per SAE J866 are valuable tools to: determine the level of compliance to state rules and regulations for heavy metals and asbestiform fiber content, compare different friction material formulations, and support the declaration of conformity requirements for vehicle manufacturers, distributors, wholesalers, retailers, installers, and friction material suppliers.
PHYSICAL and MECHANICAL TEST
SO 6312 specifies a method for measuring the strength of the bond connection between the lining material and the carrier in disc brake pad and drum brake shoe assemblies (shear strength). ISO 6310 specifies a method for test and measurement of the compressive displacement of brake linings or brake pad assemblies due to loading and temperature.