How to Clean Rusty Rotors & Brakes?

Answer It is common for many brake rotors and calipers to develop rust on their outer surfaces, even on new vehicles. For the most part, this is not an issue that affects performance. It is however, annoy... Read More »

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How to Prevent Rusty Rotors?

Caring for your rotors is a simple task that can reward you with lasting, reliable brakes. Sunshine and rain, though, pose a common threat to your rotors because they are often exposed to these wea... Read More »

How to Stop Rotors from Looking Rusty?

Rust can accumulate on your rotors over time; if they are not taken care of they may even need to be replaced. Although frequent driving will usually knock off any light rust that has accumulated, ... Read More »

How to Diagnose the Cause of Rusty Brake Rotors?

Your car has been sitting for a few weeks, and suddenly you notice that the brake rotors are rusty. Instead of kicking the tires and worrying about the amount of money you're going to have to spend... Read More »

Why Do Car Brakes Get Rusty?

Rust accumulates on car brakes due to moisture, but brake rust should not alarm you. This is a regular occurrence and continued brake use will quickly eliminate the rust layer.