How to Remove a Rusted Bolt From My Brake System?

Answer Most metals on a vehicle are iron or steel, which oxidizes when exposed to water and air. The result is rust. Bolts are highly susceptible to rust as most bolts used in a vehicle are unpainted. A r... Read More »

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How to Remove a Rusted Exhaust Bolt?

Rusting occurs when raw metal comes into contact with oxygen, a reaction called oxidation. Rust causes the metal to become corroded and deteriorated. You can easily tell if a bolt is rusted. A rust... Read More »

How to Remove a Rusted Brake Line?

Rusted brake lines occur in severe weather conditions, usually snow. The salt they use to melt the snow can cause the brake lines to rust or corrode. A rusted brake line will need to be removed to ... Read More »

How to Remove Rusted Brake Drums?

The external contracting brake was the original drum brake used on vehicles in the late-1800s to early-1900s. This braking system had a single strap or cable made of steel that wrapped around a dru... Read More »

How to Remove Extremely Rusted Brake Lines?

Because of their location under the car and near the wheels, automotive brake lines are subjected to moisture, dirt and road salt that can get trapped near the fittings. If the brake lines are not ... Read More »