Brake Caliper: The Ultimate Guide

Brake Caliper: The Ultimate Guide

A brake caliper forms the heart of a disc brake system. It enables the braking action to happen, something that enhances safety and drivability. With vehicle manufacturers today preferring disc to drum brakes, these components are bound to be more common than before....
Alternator: The Ultimate Guide

Alternator: The Ultimate Guide

When talking about a vehicle engine and the various electrical accessories, the thing  alternator always have something to do.  Why is that so? The alternator directly or indirectly affects the operation of different systems in an automobile. In...
Brake Rotor: The Ultimate Guide

Brake Rotor: The Ultimate Guide

In a disc brake system, there is one crucial component- the brake rotor or, in another name, the brake disc. Brake rotors are found in virtually every modern vehicle, whether light or heavy. The earlier vehicle models had drum brakes, especially for the rear...
Disc Brake: The Ultimate Guide

Disc Brake: The Ultimate Guide

If your car is a recent make and model, it will likely have disc brake instead of drum brakes. That is because these are the most used brake types in the modern car. Disc brake offer better performance in many ways. But then, you can only feel these benefits if you...
Ball Joint: The Ultimate Guide

Ball Joint: The Ultimate Guide

Several components make up the suspension of a vehicle. Among them is the ball joint, a small but crucial part. This guide explores the automotive ball joint, or what some may refer to as a suspension-wheel ball joint due to its location. This vehicle part is also...
Oil Filter: The Ultimate Guide

Oil Filter: The Ultimate Guide

The lubrication system in automobiles supplies oil to the engine. But the oil picks up impurities as it circulates. These can be wear particles from the moving parts of the engine or contaminants that enter the system from outside. The pollutants need to be...