How to Change the Emergency Brake Pads on an F-250?

Answer The emergency brake pads on a Ford F-250 are part of the braking system on the rear axle. The emergency brakes use the rear brake calipers and rear brake pads to keep the truck still. If the rear b... Read More »

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How to Change the Emergency Brake Pads on a 1998 Ford Explorer?

The term "emergency brake" is a bit of a misnomer when referring to the parking brake system. The purpose of the parking brake is to hold the 1998 Ford Explorer in place when parked. If you drive t... Read More »

How to Replace Emergency Brake Pads?

Today the emergency brake on most automobiles is used exclusively as a parking brake, and because the vehicle is not moving when the brake is applied, the brake pads or shoes will often last for th... Read More »

How to Remove Emergency Brake Pads?

Emergency brakes are an important part of a vehicle. To have the best stopping ability, the car must have brakes which are properly maintained. The emergency engages the same brake pads in the rear... Read More »

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.