How to Change Rear Disk Brake Pads?

Answer Although rear disc brakes only provide 25% braking capacity for a vehicle, the pads are smaller and thinner than front disc brake pads. Rear disc brakes can provide more consistent braking power to... Read More »

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How to Change the Rear Disk Brake Pads on a 2002 Pontiac Bonneville?

Unlike many vehicles, the 2002 Bonneville uses rear disc brakes. This means that instead of a large iron drum acting as the rear brakes, there is a caliper-and-brake pad set-up. This provides maxim... Read More »

How to Replace the Rear Disk Brake Pads on a Ford?

The brake system is vital to the safety of your Ford vehicle. By replacing worn rear brake pads, you can prevent damage to other, more expensive brake parts. Worn rear brake pads can also prevent t... Read More »

How to Change Disk Brake Pads on a Toyota Avalon?

Toyota Avalon disc brakes consist of a semi-metallic compound applied to a metal backing plate with a lifetime epoxy. When you push the brake pedal, the calipers force the brake pads against the br... Read More »

How to Change Disk Brake Pads on a Toyota 4Runner?

Although very similar, the Toyota 4Runner uses four different brake caliper configurations for the front brake assemblies. They may vary in the number of shims, plates and cushions installed with t... Read More »