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.
In the day of remove and replace vehicle maintenance, turning rotors and flywheels has become a forgotten option. Sometimes, replacement is the only solution, but basic service and maintenance of … Continue Reading Know-How Notes: All About Flywheel and Brake Rotor Turning
You accidentally drove with the parking brake on, now what do you do? Here’s what the parking brake does and what can happen if you forget to disengage it.
Brake innovation technologies include adaptive cruise control, brake-by-wire and one-pedal driving. What’s not to love about these features?
Wondering what the differences are between disc vs. drum brakes? Here are the pros and cons of each.
Knowing when it’s time for a brake pad replacement can save you a significant amount of money when it comes to maintaining your car. It’s best to wait until they’ve served their last useful mile and you’ve received maximum value from each set, but if you go too long, you run the risk of damaging other brake components…
Brake rotor replacement is something every driver eventually faces, and it helps to understand a little about how this component fits into your car’s braking ecosystem so you can make smart choices when talking to your mechanic. Brake rotors are some of the most durable parts on your car, but over time the stress of daily driving takes a toll, even on steel…
Brake jobs are necessary part of automobile ownership. Whether you take your ride to a NAPA AutoCare Center or prefer to handle the task yourself, a NAPA Brake Package is … Continue Reading Inside A NAPA Brake Package
The squealing sound of the disc brakes is often caused by brake dust. To fix this, try these car brake cleaning tips.
Emergency braking systems help you stop more quickly and safely — here’s how.