The idea is simple: When you put an automatic transmission in “Park,” the wheels are stopped from turning. At least that is the expectation. While it may seem that you … Continue Reading Ask the NAPA Experts: How to Stop My Car From Rolling While in Park
Ask The NAPA Experts: How to Repair Parking Brakes Whether you call it a parking brake, emergency brake, emergency parking brake or E-brake, the idea is still the same: a … Continue Reading How to Repair Parking Brakes
What to Expect from Your Brake Service with NAPA Auto Care There are more than 285 million vehicles registered in the United States today. The average vehicle on the road … Continue Reading What to Expect from Your Brake Service with NAPA Auto Care
Knowing when and how to replace drum brakes on your vehicle can help you stay safe and save money.
If you know how to change brake pads yourself, you can spend a few hours in the garage and save yourself a trip to the shop. Here are some tips.
How Often Should Brake Pads Be Replaced? It depends on a number of factors, from materials to the way you drive. Read on to learn more.
Is your car telling you it’s time for a brake job? Are you thinking of taking the leap of doing your own DIY brake job? Whether you are dealing with … Continue Reading Getting Ready For Your First DIY Brake Job: 4 Tips For Success
How much do new brakes cost? The price of brake replacement can vary greatly depending on a number of factors. Learn more here.
Many of the tools needed to change brakes are probably sitting in your toolbox or garage already. If not, here are the ones you’ll need to finish the job.
How does the parking brake work? It is separate from the main brake system and it’s what secures your car in place when the transmission is placed in park.