How to Flare a Brake Line?

Answer The brake lines of your vehicle use compression fittings to maintain pressure within your vehicle's brake system. It is vital to the safety of your vehicle that the brake system functions properly.... Read More »

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How to Flare a Brake Line Repair?

Brake lines contain the heavy loads that the master cylinder places on the brake caliper. High temperatures, vibration, age and impact can damage the copper and rubber brake lines and cause the lin... Read More »

How to Flare Brake Line Tubing?

Your vehicle's brake lines operate under high pressure, transferring brake fluid from the master cylinder to the calipers and wheel cylinders. To do this they must be clean inside and out, able to ... Read More »

Single Vs. Double Flare Brake Line?

Passenger car braking systems operate using hydraulic pressure. A master cylinder connected to the brake pedal sends fluid through metal lines to the wheel cylinders, which operate the brakes. The ... Read More »

Double Flare Brake Line Tools?

Having the right tools for any given project is essential to get the job done properly. When you are working with brake lines, it is important to have the brake line tube cut properly and any jagge... Read More »