Brake Calipers Archives - Brake & Front End
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

Servicing Multi-Piston Brake Calipers

Caliper replacement may be necessary in high-mileage vehicles because of fluid leaks or because the calipers are sticking.

EV Brake Jobs

With these vehicles, the major aggravation for shops is brake noise and uneven brake pad wear.

Quality-Built Brake Calipers Powered by MPA

Backed by over 50 years of legendary attention to quality, Quality-Built calipers deliver optimal stopping performance and reliability in any driving situation. Quality-Built caliper units feature OE style zinc plated finishes, all new EPDM rubber boots, and seals, and 100% new phenolic pistons. Each caliper is installation-ready with new bleeder screws, banjo bolts, and application-specific

Mueller-Kueps Brake Caliper Files With Improved Handle

The files now have a two-component rubber handle for a more comfortable and economic grip.

VIDEO: Pull A Wheel Brake Inspections

Pulling a wheel allows for a better inspection of the brakes. This video is sponsored by NRS Brakes.

Raybestos Expands Element3 Caliper Coverage

Raybestos Element3 brake calipers come with 100-percent-new components, no core return and lower warranty rates.

VIDEO: Worn Brake Pads Say A Lot

Before you throw out the old brake pads or order a new set, take a good look at them. This video is sponsored by ADVICS.

CARDONE Tech Tip: Installing Aluminum Brake Calipers

When you install the caliper, the banjo bolt gets fed through the end of the brake hose and mounts to the inlet of the caliper.

Brake Job: 2014-Current GM Full-Sized Trucks

There are three brake packages for the GMTK2.

VIDEO: Why You Should Avoid Using A Wire Wheel On Replacement Calipers

Andrew Markel discusses replacing brake calipers, and why using a wire wheel before installation may shorten its service life. Sponsored by Auto Value and Bumper to Bumper.

VIDEO: 4 Signs That A Brake Caliper Needs Replaced

Andrew Markel talks brake calipers and four signs you need to recognize that they need replaced. Sponsored by NAPA.

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