2023 Editions Archives - Brake & Front End
CVT Transmissions

The point here is not to fear a customer complaint about a CVT transmission. 

Brake Pad Edge Codes – What Can They Tell You?

The edge code is a language written by engineers, federal entities and industry associations.

Ride Control For Electric Vehicles

Replacement units are available from sources other than the dealer.

Brake Problems

Reducing brake drag on late-model vehicles is not accomplished by a single component; it takes a system.

Brake Boosters and Start/Stop Vehicles

For a vacuum brake booster to work, it needs a source of vacuum.

Keep On Rockin’ Into The New Year

We are still accepting nominations at VehicleCareRockStars.com.

EV Charging

Charging will get better as technology improves and drivers change their behaviors.

Transmission Valve Body Service

Four basic items are necessary to start your own reprogramming ventures.

Threadlocking Compounds For Vehicle Corners

To get the most out of these “liquid” tools, you first need to know how they work.

Clutch “No Release” Problems

Poor clutch release makes it difficult to start and stop the vehicle or change gears.

Clutch Release
Suspension Upgrades – Selling Shocks and Struts

The question customers fail to ask is, what is “best” for their vehicle?

Toyota Steering Column “POP” Noise

Follow this repair procedure if the bulletin applies.