There are three main brake rotor replacement choices out there. This article walks you through the pros and cons of each.
Disc brakes on automobiles have been around since the 1950s. The basic design itself hasn’t changed much since that time, but technology has advanced the components that make up the … Continue Reading What Are Coated Brake Rotors?
Anti-lock brakes will keep you safe and sound during winter driving — and here’s how.
Replacing disc brakes isn’t as difficult as replacing drum brakes, but it may still require the help of an expert. Here are 5 pro tips to get you started.
Sudden soft brakes are no reason to panic. Pump the pedal to pull over safely and check out these 3 tips for resolving the problem.
Parking brake controls are changing, but the fundamental design remains similar. Here’s a look at how parking brakes work — and fail.
ABS can make a major difference in whether you can keep control of your vehicle in an emergency situation.
Troubleshooting brakes can mean many things, including swapping out pads and calipers, as well as bleeding brakes, even replacing the master cylinder.
If you’ve spent any time in hilly areas, you’ve probably seen warning signs advising you not to ride your brakes on those lengthy descents. But what’s really going on with your car, and what are the hidden dangers of riding your brakes?
(Editor’s note: This article on how to measure brake pedal ratio is meant for skilled readers who are familiar with modifying or customizing their own vehicles.) When the brake pedal … Continue Reading How To Measure Brake Pedal Ratio