Topic: Brakes

Video: Suspension System Awareness and Safety

ORINDA− Host, Sarah Rutan: To keep your car running smoothly, it’s important to know how each part of its system works. Today, we’re in Orinda with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor John Vanek of Orinda Motors to learn more about a vehicles suspension…Read More

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The Importance of Properly Functioning Shocks

ORINDA − Shocks are an important yet often overlooked aspect of a vehicle’s operation. The basic function of shocks is to absorb the turbulence (bumps and jolts) of driving on the road—not only to provide a more comfortable ride, but…Read More

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How to Tell if You Need New Brakes

SUNNYVALE – Brakes are one of the most important components of any vehicle, which is why it’s vital to proactively maintain them. A crucial part of brake maintenance is being able to tell when they need to be replaced altogether. To…Read More

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Video: Caring for Your Brakes

SUNNYVALE – Host, Sarah Rutan: Depending on the type of car you have, there are a couple of ways to tell when its time for new brakes. Today we’re in Sunnyvale with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor Cliff Do of A1 Performance Auto Repair…Read More

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Video: Do I Need New Brake Calipers?

ROHNERT PARK – Host, Sarah Rutan: Replacing calipers on your car can be an expensive fix, but is it really necessary? Today we’re in Rohnert Park with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor William Trbovich of Acurit Auto Repair to learn more. Expert…Read More

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Avoiding Unnecessary Caliper Replacement

ROHNERT PARK – Why is it that some brake jobs are more expensive than others? In some cases, it’s because an auto repair shop recommends replacing major components of your car’s brake system, such as the calipers. Replacing the calipers…Read More

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