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?
How long do shocks last? There is no definite answer to this question. Though shocks usually last at least four years—unless the vehicle has been extremely used on harsh driving conditions and loaded beyond its Gross Vehicle Weight Rating—the time and frequency of shocks and struts replacement depend on a lot of things. So what are the common reasons why you would want to … [Read more...] about When to Replace Shocks and Struts
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?
Project: Monroe Shocks Install Vehicle: 2005 Chevy Tahoe LT Owner/Installer: Stan Maloof Level of Difficulty: Easy Over the past few months, I’ve noticed a big change in the way my wife’s 2005 Tahoe rides. It’s especially noticeable when driving her Tahoe immediately after driving my newer car. The ride quality seems to have changed significantly. Driving over speed … [Read more...] about Review: Monroe Shocks