Brake Pads Archives - Brake & Front End
Long-Lasting Brake Pads (VIDEO)

How long brakes will last depends on many factors. This video is sponsored by Centric Parts.

Brake Pad Errors and Mismatches

In order to make the right selection, you must do your homework while still remaining skeptical.

What Do The Marketing Messages Mean?

Certain messages mean certain things – or not. When selecting automotive components, do your homework.

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

Brake Pad Diagnostics

Worn brake pads can tell you a lot about the entire brake system and keep new components from suffering the same fate.

EV Brake Jobs

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

Quality-Built Brake Pads and Rotors Powered by MPA

Backed by over fifty years of product innovation and engineering expertise, Motorcar Parts of America is proud to announce the addition of Quality-Built replacement brake pads and rotors to our extensive product portfolio. This full line of brake system components provides a wide range of application coverage and options for every type of driver and

AmeriBRAKES Full Coverage Brake Pad Line

AmeriBRAKES brake pad line is environmentally friendly and covers all of your needs.

ZF Makes TRW Electric Blue Brake Pads Available for Order

TRW’s Electric Blue brake pad line is available for order in the United States, with 75 SKUs covering most EVs and HVs.

Decrypting Brake Pad Edge Codes

Learning the cryptic codes on the brake pad or shoe will tell you a lot of information.

The Real Cost of Installing Cheap Brake Pads

The brake repair market is starting to become dominated by a “good enough” mentality.

The Brake Pad Copper Controversy And Solution

It all started with the salmon that could not find their way back to their spawning grounds on the West Coast.