The Truth About Brake Fluid Changes

Most people know that routine car care involves checking the brakes. Squeaky brakes get attention, and so does a car that seems to be taking longer to stop than is normally necessary. But brake fluid? Many car owners forget it even exists. Yet proper maintenance of your vehicle includes caring for this essential fluid. If you have questions about brake fluid, you’re not alone. Customers often wonder whether it’s necessary to change the fluid and if so, how often it needs to be done. Here are some tips and facts to answer your most frequently asked questions. What Does Brake [...]

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VW Touareg – Four Wheel Brake Service

Audi Q7/Porsche Cayenne/VW Touareg Brake System - The Touareg, and its closely related cousins, the Q7 and Cayenne are massive cars weighing in at well over 2 tons, and need an equally massive brake system. We're always impressed with these engineering marvels, here is a photo essay of the complete brake system and layout for a Touareg we are servicing in the workshop. The front brake rotors are directional, with the cooling fins arranged for each side of the car, the brake calipers have six pistons for additional stopping power, and you'll note a brake pad wear sensor on every [...]

By | August 22nd, 2011|Case Studies|Comments Off on VW Touareg – Four Wheel Brake Service

VW Touareg – Four Wheel Brake Service

Audi Q7/Porsche Cayenne/VW Touareg Brake System - The Touareg, and its closely related cousins, the Q7 and Cayenne are massive cars weighing in at well over 2 tons, and need an equally massive brake system. We're always impressed with these engineering marvels, here is a photo essay of the complete brake system and layout for a Touareg we are servicing in the workshop. The front brake rotors are directional, with the cooling fins arranged for each side of the car, the brake calipers have six pistons for additional stopping power, and you'll note a brake pad wear sensor on every [...]

By | August 22nd, 2011|Case Studies|Comments Off on VW Touareg – Four Wheel Brake Service