Brakes Archives - Tomorrows Technician
7 Brake Myths Busted

There are some myths about brake pads, rotors and hydraulics that need to be busted.

Bleeding the Brakes (Part 2)

With the proper preparation and a little bit of patience, brake bleeding can be a routine job for your customers, whether they’re professionals or DIYers.

Bleeding the Brakes (Part 1)

It’s a simple concept, but it’s not without the occasional headache.

Bleeding the Brakes

It’s a simple concept, but not without the occasional headache.

Decrypting Brake Pad Edge Codes

Learning the cryptic codes on the brake pad or shoe will tell you a lot of information.

Brake Problems

Reducing brake drag on late-model vehicles is not accomplished by a single component; it takes a system.

Brake Rotor FAQ

Here are the answers to our frequently asked questions regarding brake rotors.

Drilled and Slotted Rotors

There’s real science behind the location of holes, slots and grooves in today’s brake rotors. Plus, they look great too.

Identifying Brake Issues With Brake Dust

Brake dust can indicate what could be wrong. This video is sponsored by Auto Value and Bumper to Bumper.

Grinding/Rubbing Noise While Braking At Or Below 10 MPH

Some 2020-2023 Escape hybrid vehicles may exhibit a grinding or rubbing noise while braking at or below 10 mph.

Beating The Drum For Drum Brake Systems

They may seem intimidating but a basic understanding of drum brake systems can make servicing them much easier.

Brake Booster Replacement

Hydro-boost vehicles are not hard to work on, but they do require service information and a working knowledge of the system.