How to Troubleshoot Your Brakes?

Answer The best prevention is regular maintenance. Have your car's brakes checked at least once a year, more if you drive frequently in city traffic or live in a hilly area. If you wait until you hear gri... Read More »

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How to Troubleshoot the ABS Brakes on a GM?

The ABS brakes on your General Motors vehicle help to prevent wheel lockup during hard braking. As you apply pressure, a sensor at the brake rotors on all four wheels senses wheel speed. If the whe... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot Scooter Brakes?

Checking your scooter brakes regularly helps prevent stopping problems later when riding your scooter; knowing how to identify the cause of a problem helps with repairs once an issue occurs. Most b... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot ABS Corvette Brakes?

The ABS on the Chevrolet Corvette works like most anti-lock braking systems on other vehicles. As you press on the brake pedal, the Corvette's ABS sensors check for wheel lock up. If it is detected... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot Bleeding Brakes?

When replacing certain brake components or after a brake component failure, it is often necessary to bleed, or remove the air from a hydraulic brake system. With air in the lines, the brakes will f... Read More »