How to Replace Brake Disks?

Answer Disk brakes are the dominant automotive braking technology in use today. The working principle is simple. A stationary caliper uses specially designed pads to "grab" a disk that is fixed to the rot... Read More »

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How to Replace Brake Rotors vs. Machining Brake Rotors?

When dealing with brake rotors and the possibility of needing new ones, it is important to consider all the options before making a decision. Replacing the brake rotors can be expensive, not only f... Read More »

How to Replace Brake Boosters?

The brake booster in your vehicle provides the vacuum pressure needed to make applying brake pressure easy for most drivers. Without this vacuum pressure, you would need to apply the force of 10 pe... Read More »

How to Replace a Brake on a BMW 528i?

The BMW 528i model vehicles come equipped with four-wheel disc brakes. The braking system is designed to stop the car by applying pressure from the brake pads to the brake rotors. When the brake pe... Read More »

How to Replace Brake Calipers?

Brake calipers can fail and lock up, leak because of contaminated brake fluid or if the brake pads become so low that the piston in the caliper becomes over extended. When the brake pads are not re... Read More »