Disc Brake Rotor Specs?

Answer Four-wheel disc brakes have become more common in vehicles because of their increased stopping power. Disc brakes are a reliable system, but still need routine maintenance. In addition to replacing... Read More »

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Do It Yourself: Disc Brake and Rotor Replacement?

Most modern vehicles use some form of disc brakes, which rely on a caliper that clamps a rotor, when the brakes are applied, in order to slow the vehicle. Over time the rotors (as well as the brake... Read More »

Tutorial for the Replacement of a Brake Disc Rotor?

Brake rotor replacement is a routine aspect of vehicle brake maintenance. The brake rotor is the round, disc-shaped component of the brakes that the caliper and brake pads clamp when the brakes are... Read More »

Silverado Disc Brake Rotor Removal?

The Chevrolet Silverado pickup uses a hydraulic caliper to apply friction to a rotor, braking the truck. The disc-shaped rotor is prone to wearing out as its material thins, or becoming glazed or w... Read More »

Rear Disc Brake Rotor Removal?

The basic steps for removing rear brake rotors are similar regardless of the make and model of your automobile. There will be minor differences, however, such as the number and size of bolts. With ... Read More »