How to Change the Rear Brakes in a VT1100?

Answer The Honda Shadow VT1100 motorcycle uses a single-piston, dual-brake-pad brake caliper to stop the rear tire when you press on the rear brake pedal. The caliper mounts to the motorcycle frame on the... Read More »

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How Often Should You Change Rear Brakes?

All too often, we hear about vehicle accidents due to brake failure, where the driver ran into another vehicle or a person, or even off the side of the road. To help avoid such a situation, it's es... Read More »

How to Change Rear Brakes on a Ford?

Changing the rear brakes on a Ford vehicle depends a lot on the exact model. Some, like the Mustang, use calipers and brakes exclusively, just like the front brakes, while others have drum brakes w... Read More »

How to Change the Rear Brakes on a '99 Infiniti G20?

The brakes on your 1999 Infiniti G20 should be inspected every 15,000 miles, or whenever you notice noise or vibration while braking. You can purchase replacement pads at most auto-parts shops. Exp... Read More »

How to Change Rear Drum Brakes?

Drum brakes on the rear ends of cars use brake shoes instead of the pads that front disc brakes use. Changing these brakes requires a different process than with disc brakes, and it can be a bit mo... Read More »