Learn about Brakes

This category you will find articles from Noah’s Blog as well as general articles that will help you to: 1) Understand how your brakes work. 2) Interpret various brake sounds. 3) Recognize when your brakes need service. 4) Avoid costly repairs. 5) Know what to expect from the mechanic servicing or repairing your brakes.

Learn About Brake Shims

Learn About Brake Shims Did you know that all automotive brakes make noise, but some less than others because of brake shim technology?  All automotive brakes make noise, but some are quieter than others.  One  key brake component that is designed to dampen normal brake sounds is the brake shim.  When you buy […]

Squealing brakes? What to do when you hear unusual brake sounds ?

Brake Sounds We all know that high pitched squeal that sends shivers down the spine and attracts unwanted glares at as our brakes bring our car to a halt at a stoplight. Brakes have a way of making themselves known with unusual brake sounds when they are in need of […]