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Sorted by Archive: August, 2017 ( 2 post/s)

  • Ceramic Brake pads, are they worth it?

    Monday 21 August 2017

    Hey Fans and people who just want to know!    I get the question asked a lot about brake pads. There are so many brands and types out there, it feels just like walking down a grocery isle. "Hmm, do I go for the pads on the top shelf, or grab the cheap ones down below?" I usually will go with some sort of OEM brake pad that is Ceramic based.There are basically 3 types of pads now, an organic material, a semi-metallic material, and ceramic mate... read more

  • What is a timing belt and why do I have to change it?

    Tuesday 08 August 2017

    Hey Fans!   I get this question asked a lot. What is a timing belt, and why do I have to change it? Simply put, the timing belt is a toothed belt that keeps the engine in sync, or as its name mentions, time. There are essentially 2 halves of an engine, an upper half and a lower half. The bottom side of the engine is the crankshaft, it is known as the rotating assembly because the pistons are connected to the crankshaft. As the explosions happen from the fuel ignition i... read more