How to Separate the Hub From the Brake Rotor?

Answer When working on your brakes, you may find that the rotors are seized to the hubs because of rust and corrosion that has built up over the years or due to a lack of regular brake service. Removing a... Read More »

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How Do I Separate the Rotor From the Hub of a 4X4 Ford Bronco?

The Ford Bronco was a popular SUV for Ford, and sold well until it was discontinued in 1996. The vehicles were known for their off-road prowess because of their heavy-duty front suspension. The tru... Read More »

The Effect of Brake Rotor Crossdrilling on Brake Cooling?

When it comes to a vehicle's performance, its ability to stop is just as important as surefooted handling and decent power. The rotors are round, disc-shaped components of the braking system. When ... Read More »

When Do You Need a Brake Pad Vs. a Rotor?

The brake system in a vehicle utilizes brake shoes, calipers, brake pads and a rotor to stop a vehicle. All of these parts are in the brake assembly that spins on each end of the front and rear axles.

What is a brake rotor?

The rotor is one of the most important parts of a disc brake. It gives the brake pads a surface to clamp down on to stop the wheel. Disc brakes are used on cars, motorcycles and even bicycles.Histo... Read More »