How to Change the Disc Brakes on a Chevy 1500?

Answer The Chevy 1500 uses brake discs and calipers for improved clamping force and stopping power. Brake calipers work by squeezing the brake disc via brake pads. Since the disc is connected to the drive... Read More »

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Does the chevy silverado 1500 series have rear drum or disc brakes?

The 2010 Chevy Silverado 1500 series of trucks come with rear drum brakes. These rear drum brakes are standard in the 1500 series, according the powertrain specifications for both the WT and the LT... Read More »

How to Change the Rear Disc Brakes on a 2000 Chevy Tahoe?

The full-size SUV 2000 Chevy Tahoe uses the brake drum or rotor configuration for the rear brakes, depending on your particular model. Though rotor-brake pads are easier to replace than drum-brake ... Read More »

How to Fix the Rear Brakes on a 2001 Chevy 1500 Pickup Truck?

The best approach to fixing the rear disc brakes on your 2001 Chevy 1500 pickup truck is to change out the brake pads. If you have felt grinding or heard squealing coming from your rear brakes as y... Read More »

Does the Chevy Silverado 1500 Series have rear drum brakes?

All two models in the 2010 Chevy Silverado 1500 4X4 truck series feature drum brakes on the rear wheels and disc brakes on the front wheels. Both sets of brakes come standard with the truck.Refere... Read More »