How to Put Brakes on a GMC Truck?

Answer GMC is a division of General Motors corporation that makes a range of business and consumer trucks. All of the modern trucks use disc brakes on the front wheels, and often the rear wheels, to stop ... Read More »

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Who invented truck air brakes?

The first air brake was the creation of George Westinghouse, an American engineer from New York. In 1872 Westinghouse patented his invention, then founded the Westinghouse Air Brake Company in Pit... Read More »

How to Adjust Air Brakes in a Truck?

The air brakes on a truck are designed to compress the brake pads to the brake drums whenever air is applied. Once the air brake button on the dash is pulled out, air travels to the air canister in... Read More »

How to Improve a the Brakes on a 4X4 Truck?

Four-wheel-drive (4x4) vehicles are usually built on truck platforms that come with standard braking systems designed for both the two- and four-wheel-drive models. As a result, they are sometimes ... Read More »

Why Do Brakes Squeak on My Truck?

Squeaky brakes on a truck are an indication that repairs or maintenance must be done soon. Driving around with squeaky brakes can be dangerous, so it is important to have the vehicle inspected prom... Read More »