FAQ’S

What is a Brake Warning Light & How To Fix It

In this article, we will go over what a brake warning light looks like, how to inspect possible issues related to it, and the different...

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What Are The Different Types of Brake Fluid?

Different Types of Brake Fluid Brake fluid is the lifeblood of the brake system and a commonly overlooked but integral part of your vehicle. It’s...

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How To: Tell How Many Pistons are in a Brake Caliper

How To Tell How Many Pistons My Brake Calipers Have? Quite frequently our Brake Finder will ask “how many pistons do the front/rear calipers have?”....

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Towing Safety & Tips: Brake Fade and Brake Fluid Boil

Towing Safety & Tips: Brake Fade and Brake Fluid Boil At PowerStop, we’re committed to bringing you any information that can help make your driving...

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Track Day vs Track Day Spec: Which Brake Pads Should You Use on Track?

Track Day vs Track Day Spec: Which Brake Pads Should You Use on Track? PowerStop has developed two lines of brake pads for Track Days...

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Do You Need New Rotors? Understanding Minimum Rotor Thickness

Where To Find Your Minimum Rotor Thickness? Looking to machine/cut your brake rotors or worried they’ve worn too far? You’ll need to know the minimum...

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Z23 vs Z26: Which Brake Pad Upgrade Is Right for You?

Z23 Evolution Sport or Z26 Street Warrior Performance Brake Pad Kit Z23 vs Z26: which one is right for you? You’ll need to know what...

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Brake Warning Light On? Understanding Brake Sensors

A Brake Warning Light Can Indicate It’s Time To Replace Brakes Brake pads can have a safety feature of electronic wear sensors. When the brake...

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Solid or Vented – Which Brake Rotor Type Do You Need?

Solid or Vented – Which Brake Rotor Type Do You Need? Which type of brake rotors do you need, solid or vented? When selecting your...

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Is Brake Rotor Surface Rust a Problem?

Brake Rotor Surface Rust Is rotor surface rust a problem? Has your vehicle been sitting for a long period and your rotor’s rusted over? Most...

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