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How To Put The Rear Drum Brakes On 1990 Silverado

I have a 90 Chevy Silverado and the rear drum brakes need to be replaced, i have never really messed with drum brakes only disc brakes, but i have seen drum brakes done before but its been a long time, can someone give me steps on how to do it? ...

How Much To Replace Rotors, Calipers, And Pads On Altima

I have a 98 nissan altima, and I've let my brakes go pretty long without changing them. They have gone past squeaking and are now grinding. I know I'll have to get pads and probably rotors for my front two wheels, but I'm not sure if its gotten to the point to where my entire brake system needs to be replaced. Lets say it does. My car was apprasised at $1900 w/ my bad brakes, $2350 with ...

Anyone Else Have This Problem

I have a 2001 Nissan Altima, and every so often i get a squeaking/rubbing noise (coming from the wheel/brakes area. Though it could have been the pad rubbing against the rotor, but when i got new brakes it did it again. This noise doesnt persist for long but ive have it happen at least 3 times in the past 6 months. Anyone have any ideas?? ...

What Is A Caliper And How Much Does It Cost

I took my jeep in because the brakes were rubbing and they told me they had to replace a rear caliper and brakes. They also are changing the spark plugs because my Jeep has 95K miles on it and they said they were all carbed up. I trust the mechanic there because they have worked on my jeep before. I just dont know what they are talking about. Are calipers expensive and how long should a brake job last? ...

Mitsubishi Montero Limited 2003 My Brakes Smell Bad When Im Driving Too Long

Hello i have problem with my mitsubishi montero 2003 brakes it has new pads on it but when i drive and park my car it smells bad, what this probably cause and i took it to sears they said they need to replace my calipers and charged me $800 thats too much i think any idea whats the best i need to do..Thanks ...

2005 Grand Prix GT… How Much For Brakes

I need to take my car into the garage soon, as I fear my brakes are about done. I've never had the brakes on the GT replaced before--so I have no idea how much they'll cost. Anyone have any ideas? I only have bad experience with brakes. My 89' Regal needed brakes almost once a year and each time the calipers seized and had to also be replaced. The job ended up being upwards of $800. I'm hoping this is rare. ...

Best Highperformance Brake Pads

OK, I know this is a long shot, since there's not really a category fo street rods or race cars etc, but I need a good, long lasting effective brake pad for my '80 Trans Am. It has rear disc brakes, those are the pads I need. It will mostly be driven on the street but I want a pad that is good enough to withstand some track duty as well. Suggestions? ...

Can Bus Brakes Be Made Quieter

I ride the city bus here in Washington, DC. Sometimes, if, before me, it's a terrible screeching of the brakes of swamps that all sound. I have a feeling it is a dangerously high decibels. I assume that the brakes are hydraulic - does anyone know if this is true? Is what I hear a malfunction in the brakes and they can be updated with any new technology, so they are not as loud? ...

How Long Does It Usually Take For A Store To Install A Cd Stereo

I am getting a basic alpine cd player installed in my car tomorrow by best buy. How long does this usually take/or how long will i roughly be waiting? Does it only take like 20 minutes or will I be waiting a long time? ...

When Brake Pads And Rotors Are Replaced, Should The Calipers Also Be Checked

A garage just replaced the rear brake pads and rotors, when they seized on a long trip, they said that the problem was the calipers and they had no responsibility in checking that even though they had been told that the car was not braking properly. They also replaced the springs, shocks and struts. The fire dept. had to be called to put out the fire when the brakes seized. The tires melted and the fire dept. said ...