Category Archives: Brakes

It’s Brake Time (Brake Calipers)

Race car drivers have demonstrated the advantages of disc brakes, so most modern vehicles use them.  Sometimes just the front wheels have disc brakes, but many vehicles now have them all the way around.  A major component of the disc brake is called a caliper.  It works by squeezing brake pads against the disc or […]

Bad Vibes (Disc brake rotor problems)

If you were to name the most important safety feature on your vehicle right now, what would your answer be? A lot of driving experts would agree that it’s your brakes.  Most newer vehicles use a well-engineered and efficient style of brakes called disc brakes.  The name disc brakes comes from one of the components: […]

Stop It! You Need Good Brakes

Your browser does not support the video tag. Good brakes are obviously very important. If you’ve ever had your brakes go out while you’re driving around the Greeley area, you’ll know how terrifying it can be. Today we’ll focus on how to tell when you have a brake problem and how to make good repair […]

Braking News: Keep Your Stopping Power

Your browser does not support the video tag. Richard Petty once told AutoNetTV, “You’ve gotta have good brakes. If you’ve got good brakes you can keep yourself out of a lotta trouble.” That’s why a regular brake inspection is on every Greeley driver’s maintenance schedule. An inspection by your service advisor at Advanced Auto Pros […]

Hitting the Brakes in Greeley

Your browser does not support the video tag. Safety should always be an element of your vehicle care. So even if you don’t care about how your vehicle looks, you should practice preventive maintenance to protect yourself — and other Greeley drivers — on the road. And good safety starts with good brakes. Brakes need a regular […]

Hitting The Brakes In LaSalle

Hello Greeley, let’s talk about brakes. Braking, as all CO motorists know, is slowing or stopping your vehicle. As you can imagine, brakes are engineered to work well on a particular vehicle application. For example, you would expect more powerful brakes on a heavy-duty pickup that routinely hauls big loads and pulls trailers, than you […]