How to Know When You Need New Brakes?

Answer There are signs that your car needs new brakes. Brake pads can be expensive to replace, but if you ignore the warning signs that it is time for new brakes the repairs could cost you significantly ... Read More »

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Do I need brakes when I am hauling a pop-up trailer?

Whether you need trailer brakes when hauling a pop-up trailer depends on the state you live in, what type of vehicle you are driving to haul the trailer, and the total weight of the trailer and its... Read More »

When Brakes Need Replacing Do They Squeal a Lot?

Proper car maintenance is the responsibility of every vehicle owner, especially when it comes to making sure your brakes are functioning. Brakes wear out over time with ordinary driving and car usa... Read More »

Do I Need to Bleed Brakes When Replacing Pads?

Replacing brake pads and bleeding of brakes are both normal parts of routine brake maintenance, but they are not necessarily connected one to the other. Changing the brake pads does not necessarily... Read More »

When Replacing Disc Brakes Do Rotors Need to Be Turned?

The quick answer to whether rotors need to be turned (also known as machined or resurfaced) is no. Turning the rotor removes it from the vehicle and brings it to a lathe or employs an on-car lathe,... Read More »