Rotors Archives - Brake & Front End
Charging More May Bring Customers Back

Here’s why charging more for brake jobs keeps customers coming back.

Non-Directional Rotor Finishes

Today, non-directional finishes on new brake rotors still serve the same purpose, but they also help in the bedding of some friction formulations.

Why Brake Pads and Rotors Should be Replaced Together

Brake pads and rotors should always be replaced in pairs.  Pairing new pads with worn rotors could cause a lack of proper surface contact between the pads and rotors, resulting in noise, vibration, or less-than-peak stopping performance. While there are different schools of thought on this paired part replacement, at ADVICS, our technicians always recommend

Warped Brake Rotors

If the customer says his rotors are warped, it can mean multiple things.

Rusty brake discs
Composite Brake Rotor Service Opportunities

Composite rotors have two advantages over a fully cast rotor.

Best Tech Advice: Replace Pads AND Rotors

Replace the rotors AND the pads during the same service. Sponsored by The Group Training Academy.

European Brakes And The Advantages They Bring

Here are the advantages that follow with having ceramic-composite or carbon-ceramic brake rotors and pads.

Why Brake Rotor Quality Matters

Brake rotors are just as important as brake pads when it comes to stopping the vehicle. Brake pads and brake rotors work in partnership, as calipers compress the brake pads against the brake rotor to cause the friction needed to slow and stop the vehicle. Because brake pads and rotors can’t function without one another,

Brake Rotor Quality Check

The brake rotor might look fine, but the problem could be internal.

Brake Rotor FAQ

Our most frequently asked brake rotor questions, answered.

VIDEO: ACDelco Brake Pads And Rotors

When it comes to brakes, small details can make the biggest difference. This video is sponsored by ACDelco.

VIDEO: Can Your Brakes Fail If They Are Below Spec?

Find out why you should always measure brake rotor thickness. This video is sponsored by ADVICS.