safety Archives - Brake & Front End
Chassis Parts and Alignment Angles

Knowing why the adjustment is required is critical to performing the total alignment.

Steering Angle Sensor Service

Ninety percent of the time when a steering angle sensor code is active, it means the sensor needs to be calibrated.

Replacing Master Cylinders

The most common problems that occur in the master cylinder are wear in the piston bore and piston seal failure.

Topology And Your Scan Tool

Topology influences how you access the modules with your scan tool.

Car properties detailed in "see proof" car image.
Electric Power Steering Diagnostics

Load management for steering systems.

ADAS Module Programming

Reflashing and reprogramming is a necessary service for repairing vehicles.

Live Axle Wheel Bearing Service

Replacing rear wheel bearings on a live axle rear suspension requires a few extra steps when compared to a unitized bearing.

Threadlocking Compounds For Vehicle Corners

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

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.

The Real Cost of Installing Cheap Brake Pads

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