How long should brakes last? This is a question we hear all the time but unfortunately has no good answer to. Brakes last as long as they will when considering their composition, their use, and the general maintenance of the vehicle. Perhaps the more important thing to notice is consistency rather than length of time. If you have to replace front brake pads thrice for every … [Read more...] about How Long do Brakes Last
According to a report released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration in 2015, brake-related problems are considered a critical reason and accounted for about 22% of crashes where vehicle failure was cited as cause. This statistic underlines the importance of having perfectly operational brakes when driving. Road safety, as Auto Parts Warehouse has always … [Read more...] about How Much Do Brakes Cost?
The debate on who makes the best brake pads is a long-standing discussion among drivers and auto enthusiasts alike. The usual back-and-forth mentions brands, indentifies types, and ponders other essential factors like stopping power, shelf life, and price. When caught up in the topic, many rely on experience while others bank on suggestion. But the truth is, no matter the … [Read more...] about Who Makes the Best Brake Pads?
When dealing with your car's braking system, owners are often faced with a common repair question that can be costly to ask but nonetheless compulsory to answer: "How much do brake pads cost?" Now before we crunch the numbers, it is of vital importance to know first when to fork out those bills and spend them on new brake pads. For vehicles equipped with a low brake pad … [Read more...] about How Much Do Brake Pads Cost?
My 2007 Chevrolet Suburban was due for brakes as well as new rotors. I decided to make it a father/son project and teach my 13 year old son how easy it is to do yourself. I went to AutoPartsWarehouse.com and found the Power Stop Kit, K2068-36 I needed. This complete kit is designed specifically for trucks and SUV’s and includes heavy duty pads and drilled and slotted rotors for … [Read more...] about Power Stop Z36 Brake Rotor and Pad Install