Have you had your car taken in for a brake inspection recently? When was the last time you took your ride for an automotive brake service? Or had a brake part replaced with a new one? If you can't ...
A brake system is the chief failsafe fitted on cars. It enhances the pedal input applied on the brakes to make motion retardation short and swift. While the principle behind brake operations has under...
Brake rotors are the rotating discs on the Mercedes-Benz disc brake system. They are mounted on the Mercedes Benz drive train and provide a clamping surface for the brake pads. When you step on the br...
In this latest episode of the Misanthropic Mechanic, everyone's favorite testy technician, Mike, teaches NASCAR fans about performance brakes, while tossing in some good-natured hillbilly ribbin'....
Dear Misanthropic Mechanic:Is there a way to get my '95 Monte Carlo to stop on a dime like those racecars in NASCAR? The way those boys just blaze into pit lane and stop right on that white line is da...
We've all come to expect the fact that automakers cut corners anywhere they think there's a buck to be saved. It can be cheap plastic interior knobs, a doughnut for a spare tire or rehashed components...
Let me just say one thing: I am not an advocate for killing babies and infants. If someone in front of my local grocery store asked me to sign a petition calling for stomping on the necks of every tho...
Admittedly I am a lead-foot. And, my 300 is happy to comply with my speed demands. Chrysler got that part right. But when it comes time to halt the mass of my silver bullet, the brakes shutter a littl...
The country's largest appraiser of automobiles, Kelley Blue Book, will be celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Edsel. The Ford Motor Company started selling Edsel vehicles to the general publi...
The country's largest appraiser of automobiles, Kelley Blue Book, will be celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Edsel. The Ford Motor Company started selling Edsel vehicles to the general pub...