How to Replace a Rear Brake Pad?

Answer Rear brake pads, called "brake shoes," are used on vehicles equipped with drum brakes in the rear of the vehicle. A drum brake consists of a steel housing (a drum) and pads (brake shoes). When you ... Read More »

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How to Replace Rear Brake Calipers?

Brake calipers are large pistons that are powered by a vehicle's hydraulic power system. When a driver activates the brake, the hydraulic system expands the piston, causing the brake pads to sandwi... Read More »

How to Replace a Rear Brake Cylinder?

The rear brake cylinder is one of the numerous components of your brakes' overall hydraulic system. Two internal pistons are positioned on each side of the rear brake cylinder. When you press down ... Read More »

How to Replace Rear Brake Pads on a Kia?

The rear brake pads on a Kia are key components of the braking system. The brake pads are responsible for squeezing against the metal disc rotors during braking. The friction between the pads and t... Read More »

How to Replace the Rear Brake Line in a Kia?

Kia Motors is an Asian car manufacturer that has many four-wheel-drive vehicles. Because of this, many are driven off-road which can result in undercarriage damage, including the rear brake lines. ... Read More »