How to Repair an Emergency Brake on a Disc Brake?

Answer The parking brake is an important component of the vehicle even though many people don't utilize them. The parking brake, or hand brake, can prevent the car from rolling while in "Park," and can be... Read More »

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How to Adjust the Emergency Brake for Rear Disc Brakes on a Nissan 240SX?

The Nissan 240SX comes equipped with four wheel disc brakes. The rear disc brakes feature an actuator caliper design that provides an emergency brake function when the actuator is rotated by the em... Read More »

How to Repair a Stuck Emergency Brake on an Auto?

The emergency brake holds a vehicle in a stable position while in park. Almost all emergency brakes have cables that run from a center console emergency brake handle to the rear brakes. Once the em... Read More »

Disc Brake Repair Instructions?

Most of today's passenger vehicles are equipped with disc brakes, at least on the front wheels. Disc brakes are effective, reliable and relatively simple, making them a preferred choice to ensure a... Read More »

How to Repair Disc Brake Rotors?

The ability to quickly stop is a vehicle's most important safety feature. Disc brakes transfer energy from the brake system to the brake calipers, which exert mechanical energy against the brake ro... Read More »