ADVICS Archives - Brake & Front End
Ceramic vs. Semi-Metallic Brake Pads: How They Work and What They’re Made Of

Your customers rely on their vehicles to get them safely from point A to point B, and they also rely on their brake pads and brake rotors to provide reliable stops each and every time. So how does the vehicle’s friction system work and what role do disc brake pads play? Once you understand how

ADVICS Releases Five New Toyota, Lexus Brake Pads

The expansion adds about 5 million VIO coverage to its existing product offering.

Benefits of Using Brake Parts Designed to Work Together

When replacing brake system components, it might seem like using compatible parts from any manufacturer – regardless of brand – should get the job done. However, for the safest brake job with the best performance, it’s always best to use parts from the same manufacturer, like ADVICS, where our brake pads, brake rotors, hydraulics, calipers

Why Choose Ultra-Premium Brake Fluid?

Brake fluid is a hydraulic fluid that applies braking force to all four of the vehicle’s wheels when the driver presses on the brake pedal. Seems pretty straightforward, right? But did you know that not all brake fluid formulas are created equally, and that some brands deliver better performance than others? So, what does it

How to Address Brake Noise Issues

As a tech, you’re familiar with one of the most common reasons customers bring their vehicles into the shop: unpleasant noise emitted when they press down on the brake pedal.  The key to managing brake noise is to first determine where it’s coming from and what could be causing it, which means checking several different

Brake Fluid 101: What Does Brake Fluid Do? What is the Difference Between DOT 3 vs. DOT 4?

When you think about the braking system of a vehicle, you probably think about the major parts you see when removing the wheel: brake pads, rotors, calipers and maybe hydraulics. However, one of the most important parts of the system isn’t visible: brake fluid. Brake fluid comes in several formulations for different applications and plays

Checklist: Winter Brake System Issues to Look Out For

Welcome to January, where much of the United States has begun to experience cold temperatures, snowstorms and icy roads. Depending on where your shop is located, you could be looking at another three months of cold, wet weather, bringing with it the usual wear-and-tear to customers’ vehicles. You know the importance of always performing a

ADVICS Launches 9 New ADVICS OE Rotor Part Numbers

Axle coverage for approximately 10 million vehicles in operation added to ADVICS’ existing rotor program.

ADVICS Launches Nine New ADVICS OE Rotor Part Numbers

Approximately 10 million (VIO) axle coverage added to ADVICS’ existing rotor program.

ADVICS Expands Hyundai, Kia, Genesis Coverage

Expansion includes 67 new brake rotor part numbers.

ADVICS Brand Launches New Packaging Design

New, graphic packaging follows brand changes previously announced by parent company.

What Is A DOT 4 LV Brake Fluid? (VIDEO)

If you are selecting brake fluid for a vehicle, first look at the cap for specifications. This video is sponsored by Advics.