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How to Detect Signs of Worn-Out Brake Pads

Ensuring a vehicle’s braking system is in working order is crucial to your customers’ safety. So, a thorough assessment of the vehicle’s brake pad wear is a must. Keep reading for some tips and tricks from our expert techs when it comes to diagnosing brake pad wear and how to remedy some common potential issues.

Common Consumer Brake Pad FAQs

As a counter professional, you likely have customers inquiring daily about why they should purchase one brake pad over another. Our expert techs at ADVICS have compiled the following guide to help you with these conversations. Cost vs Quality When considering the wide array of brake pad options in the market, discussing both cost and

MEMA Aftermarket Suppliers’ BMC to Host Summer Meeting

The Brake Manufacturers Council meeting will be held on May 31, in Naples, Florida.

Basic Types of Brake Rotors

The most common materials used in brake rotors include cast iron, carbon composite, and ceramic cast. This video is sponsored by The Group Training Academy.

Selling the Complete Brake Job

These simple guidelines will help you ensure that your customers have everything they need.

Brake Job
Bleeding the Brakes (Part 2)

With the proper preparation and a little bit of patience, brake bleeding can be a routine job for your customers, whether they’re professionals or DIYers.

Bleeding the Brakes Part 2
Bleeding the Brakes (Part 1)

It’s a simple concept, but it’s not without the occasional headache.

Bleeding the Brakes Part 1
Recommending the Right Brake Pads

These small but mighty parts play a crucial role in stopping your vehicle.

Recommending the Right Brake Pads
Recommending High-Performance Brake Rotors

The design of the rotor determines how it can handle the heat.

Performance Brake Rotors
Brake-Fluid Basics

Brake fluid is the lifeblood of the braking system.

Brake Fluid Basics
Understanding the Basics of Brake Calipers

There are two main types of brake calipers: floating calipers and fixed calipers.

Brake Calipers
Electronic Parking Brakes

Safety, convenience and holding power – what’s not to love?

Electronic Parking Brake