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Tools and Safety Tips

Goodyear Brakes Tools and Safety

With proper care and attention to detail, a brake job on most any vehicle is still well within the skill set of the average do-it-yourselfer or hobbyist. Here are some tips on tools and safety you can use to confidently and capably perform your brake service yourself from Goodyear Brakes.

How To Change Your Brakes

Installing the rotor

Changing your brakes is no easy task. Your car features an intricate braking system. A whole range of components work in tandem to ensure that you stop safely and on time when you hit the brakes.

How Do Brakes Work

When your vehicle’s wheels are in motion, it’s called kinetic energy. The brake system is responsible for turning kinetic energy into heat energy using friction applied indirectly to the wheels.

Ten Helpful Tips

Here are ten helpful tips when changing or installing your Goodyear Brakes. You will find guidance on choosing the correct brakes, cleaning and lubricating tips, caliper and rotor removal advice and more.