How to Flush a Brake?

Answer The brake fluid in your vehicle should be flushed at least once a year. The reason is that the fluid absorbs water, which causes corrosion in some of your brake system's components. This also lower... Read More »

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DIY: Can You Do a Brake Flush Yourself?

There are a couple of different ways to do a brake flush. If you are doing it yourself, this is the safest way to ensure you do not damage your brakes or push dirt and debris into the master cylind... Read More »

Brake Flush Procedures?

Brake fluid is an often overlooked fluid in a vehicle, but with most vehicles with ABS, this is a very important maintenance item. Brake fluid is hydroscopic, which means it attracts and retains wa... Read More »

How to Flush Brake Lines?

Maintaining the brakes on your vehicle is one of the most important maintenance tasks you can perform. The brake fluid controls how quickly your brakes respond when you press down on the brake peda... Read More »

How to Flush a Brake System?

Since the fluid in your brake lines absorbs water -- which eventually corrodes your brakes -- your brake system needs to be flushed once every two years or 30,000 miles. As water and dirt gets into... Read More »