Yearly Archives: 2022

What Causes Brake Rotors to Warp

What Causes Brake Rotors to Warp

If you've ever noticed the discs attached to each wheel of your vehicle, then you know what brake rotors are. Brake rotors are responsible for slowing down the wheel rotation of your vehicle thus causing it to stop. They do this by sending a signal to the calipers through the master brake cylinder. The calipers then grip the break pads against the rotors. Causes of Warped Brake rotors The main cause for warped brakes is heat! This causes the surface of the brake rotors to become uneven and thus warped. Different brake rotors are created with different intended purposes such as riding on normal roads etc. If brake rotors made for one purpose are used in different circumstances, the pressure causes them to deform and causes the surface to become uneven. This lessens brake performance as the brake pads become unable to grasp on to metal efficiently. Another cause of warped brake pads is wear and tear. The surface of the brake rotors are worn down leaving only the harder bits raised ... read more

What is 30/60/90K Vehicle Maintenance?

What is 30/60/90K Vehicle Maintenance?

30/60/90k maintenance is another term used in the automotive repair industry for factory maintenance or factory scheduled maintenance. It is a schedule that is custom-made by automobile manufacturers. This maintenance schedule is very important in ensuring your vehicle lasts for a long time without ant unnecessary major repairs.  Is 30/60/90k Maintenance Important? YES - Here are some of the most important reasons why you should keep your vehicle on time with this maintenance schedule: Keeps Your Warranty Valid - In some cases, negligence in following factory maintenance can void the warranty with the factory altogether. Prevent Problems - Following the schedule helps you from unwanted and unexpected trouble in the future. A tiny problem can be found when performing these tasks and squashed before they can be costly. Extend the Life of Your Car - Regular checks at thes ... read more

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