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How to Replace a Distributor Rotor and Cap

For people who took auto shop in high school, replacing the distributor cap and rotor was one of the first mechanical repairs they'll remember.

How to Install New Rotors

A brake rotor is one of the key components to helping bring your car to a stop.

How Long Does a Distributor Rotor and Cap Last?

The distributor rotor and cap pass voltage from ignition coils into the engine’s cylinders.

How Long Does a Brake Rotor/Disc Last?

Bringing your car to a stop is a vital part of staying safe while behind the wheel.

Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Wheel Hub Assembly

Today's modern cars, and those manufactured after 1997 are equipped with a single bearing and hub assembly that is attached to each wheel and tire on a vehicle.

Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Distributor Rotor and Cap

A running engine sends a large amount of electricity through the ignition coils to the rotor, which turns inside the distributor.

Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Brake Rotor/Disc

The disc brake rotors are metal discs that work together with the brake pads and calipers to slow the vehicle.

Is it Safe to Drive With Warped Rotors?

The rotors are part of the disc brakes that allow your vehicle to stop once the vehicle is in motion.

How to Buy a Good Quality Distributor Rotor and Cap

When your distributor cap or rotor goes bad you could be left stranded and unable to start your vehicle.

How to Buy Good Quality Brake Rotors

Also known as brake discs, rotors are the component of your braking system that get squeezed between the calipers/pads in order to stop the wheels from turning.

How to Buy a Good Quality Rotor

The rotor exists to send power from your ignition coil over to your spark plugs – which make sure that your plugs ignite to start the fuel combustion process.

Why Do Brake Rotors Warp?

Brake rotors are the large metal discs visible behind the wheels of a car.

What Are Brake Pads Made of?

Brake pads are an essential component of the braking system of your car.

Top 10 Brake System Issues Every Car Owner Needs To Know

Are the brakes on your car squealing, is the car pulling to one side, or is there a giant puddle on the garage floor? All of these problems point to an issue with your braking system.

How Often Should Brakes Be Replaced?

Brakes perform a vital function for the driver and need to be well maintained to work at their best.

How Long Do Brake Rotors Last?

Brake rotors, sometimes called discs, are an important component of the braking system on any vehicle.

What’s the Difference Between Drilled and Slotted Brakes?

Brake rotors are a fundamental part of a vehicle’s braking system.