Brakes & Brake Parts

Are your brakes not working as well anymore? Do they squeak? The rotors could be the culprit.

Drum brakes have well-known shortcomings. Fortunately, converting from drum to disc brakes is a straightforward task.

It's easy to bleed your brake fluid and should be done about every two years.

Can machining the rotors fix a brake judder? The answer depends on the cause of the noise.

Your emergency parking brake is the essential mechanical device that holds the vehicle in place when parked.

If your brake calipers and rotors are visible, you should dress them up with some visual flair.

With a few basic tools and a couple of hours, you can restore your braking system to its top condition.

If you are adding power under the hood, your brakes probably need attention as well.

The key is to match the type of brake pad material to your driving needs.

Without proper gear, a hard stop can cause a collision between the truck and trailer.

If neglected, it can compromise your car’s safety, and cost big bucks to repair.