How to Change Brake Rotors & Bearings?

Answer Automobiles manufactured with front disk braking systems use rotors and wheel bearings to stop the vehicle and keep the wheels rotating, respectively. These parts can wear out over time and require... Read More »

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

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.

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 Bearings in Brake Drums?

Wheel bearings are what support the weight of your car and allow the wheels to spin freely. Many front wheel drive vehicles have two wheel bearings for each wheel in the rear. This is especially tr... Read More »

How to Change Brake Rotors on a 4WD?

Most modern four-wheel-drive vehicles use front disk brakes, which include a spinning rotor friction surface. This rotor is similar to the rotor for most other vehicles, except that it may be a "se... Read More »