How to Replace Silverado Brakes?

Answer The Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck has been a long-time American favorite. Known for its rugged off-road strength, it doubles as a comfortable everyday driver. The Silverado's reputation for reli... Read More »

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How to Replace the Rear Brakes on a 2001 Silverado?

The 2001 Chevy Silverado uses brake pads and shoes on the rear brakes. The brake pads need to be inspected and possibly changed at the same time that you change the front ones. The pads and caliper... Read More »

How to Replace the Emergency Brakes in a Chevy Silverado?

The original purpose of emergency brakes was to stop your vehicle in an emergency. Fortunately, the brakes on a Chevy Silverado rarely fail and the emergency brakes are most commonly used to keep t... Read More »

How to Replace the Drum Brakes on a Chevrolet Silverado?

The Chevrolet Silverado uses a self-energizing servo, drum brake system common to most rear-wheel-drive General Motors vehicles. This system is composed of a small primary shoe, a larger secondary ... Read More »

How to Replace the Brakes on a 2001 Chevy Silverado Z71?

The Chevy Silverado Z71 pickup is an off-road sports package that increases the suspension characteristics of the truck. The truck contains 4-wheel disc brakes, a consequence of the truck being des... Read More »