How to Replace a Brake DiscIf you decide to have a professional replace your brake discs, which is a smart move if you’re uncertain of your mechanical prowess, expect to pay anywhere from $200-$500. The job can be even more costly if you have a high-end luxury or performance car.
January 26, 2020
Brake Dust: What You Need to Know to Keep Your Wheels CleanContrary to what some online sources may tell you, brake dust doesn’t usually indicate a problem with your car. The dust is a byproduct of normal brake operation, which means it’s not dangerous—but it does ruin the appearance of your vehicle’s wheels.
January 07, 2020
Squeaky Brakes: What Do They Mean & How to Fix ThemWe’ll give you the good news first: Squeaky brakes don’t necessarily mean your pads need to be replaced. You see, there are two distinct brake noises—one being a metal-on-metal grinding and the other being an annoying squeaking. Either of these can be a symptom of bad brake pads, but the
February 27, 2020
How Often Do Brakes Need to Be Replaced?Brake pads apply friction on the brake rotors, causing it to slow down or stop the wheels from rotating. Due to the weight of the vehicle, high temperatures, and the nature of their use, these parts undergo extreme stress and will become thinner over time (and after thousands of miles).