Rotors: When to Change
Hearing a noise coming from your car wheel? Is it the right time to change your rotors.
Learn when it is the right time to change the rotors.
How do you know when to change your brakes? A general rule of thumb is to replace your brake pads every 35,000 miles — but rules of thumb only get you so far. What if you have high-performance pads installed? Or what if you live
Resources Like babies, brake rotors need changing. Not often, but because brake rotors are central to all vehicle braking systems, it pays to know when they should be replaced. Rotors are attached to the wheel bearing or hub and rotate with the wheel and tire.
Resources Because a car or truck’s brakes are so important, it’s good to know how to determine when the parts need to be replaced. Brake rotors or discs wear out over time and many factors determine when they should be replaced. The front brakes on