How to Hide Disc Brakes With Backing Plates?

Answer Concealing the disc brakes with the use of a backing plate or, more correctly, a disc brake dust cover, keeps the asbestos dust from collecting on the wheels. These covers are not expensive, althou... Read More »

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How to Lubricate Backing Plates in Rear Brakes of 2003 Caravans?

No matter how well you maintain the exterior of your Dodge Caravan, perception is reality --- and if your Caravan lets out a shrill squeal every time you apply the brakes, anyone within earshot wil... Read More »

How to Measure Dana Backing Plates?

You can replace the backing plate on older Corvettes, Thunderbirds and Jeeps with a Dana backing plate. Dana backing plates are made for vehicles with Dana axles. These backing plates hold the brak... Read More »

How to Adjust Emergency Brakes for Rear Disc Brakes on an S14?

You can adjust the emergency brakes on your rear disc brake Nissan S14 in your home garage, saving you time and money. You should adjust the parking brake when your S14 starts to slip after you app... Read More »

How to Replace Rear Drum Brakes With Disc Brakes?

Most all of the newer make and model vehicles come with front and rear disc brakes, but there are some vehicles that do come equipped with drum brakes. The drum brakes can be converted to disc brak... Read More »