How to Change Brake Pads and Rotors on a general GM Disc Brake System?

Answer This is a general description of the procedure involved in changing pads and rotors on a GM vehicle. First park the vehicle on a level surface, lift and support the car safely.

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How to Change Rear Rotors & Disc Brake Pads on a 97 Buick?

The brake pads on a 1997 Buick vehicle are usually changed about once a year. But brake rotors are also part of the maintenance schedule, as they will wear out, score, crack and develop heat check ... Read More »

How to Change Brake Rotors at the Same Time As Brake Pads?

Brake pads and brake rotors are the two most important components of an anti-lock braking system. The function of the brake pads is completely reliant upon the condition of the braking rotors and ... Read More »

How to Change Disc Brake Rotors?

No matter how careful you drive, your disc brake rotors will eventually wear out. The pads usually go first, and you may be able to change your pads once without changing the disc rotors, but it is... Read More »

How to Change the Brake Pads & Rotors?

Depending on where you go, the cost of replacing brake pads and rotors can be several hundred dollars. Buying and replacing these items yourself can save you money. Most local auto-supply stores ca... Read More »