Brake Shims Course Available on T2U
Approx. Course Time: 5 minutes. This course is sponsored by Tomorrow’s Tech University.
VIDEO: How Do Brake Pad Shims Work?
Brake pad shims create a barrier between the brake pad and caliper. This video is sponsored by ADVICS.
VIDEO: Brake Shim Science
Andrew Markel shows how brake shims prevent noise and vibration in a brake system and the difference between higher and lower quality parts.
Brake Shims: How To Control Brake Noise
Brake shims are not designed for adjusting spacing and distance between friction material and the rotor. Shims provide multifunction noise control as a component attached to the friction pad backing plate.