Video: Multi-Piston Brake Calipers - Tire Review Magazine

Video: Multi-Piston Brake Calipers

Tire Review’s Mary DellaValle reviews what services you should be performing during a necessary brake job to ensure the calipers remain in working order, from the Tire Review Continental Tire Garage Studio at Babcox Media.

Brake calipers may be designed to last the life of the car, but what does that mean? Is the car being driven the way it was designed? Have the related components been serviced on a timely basis?

Tire Review’s Mary DellaValle reviews what services you should be performing during a necessary brake job to ensure the calipers remain in working order, from the Tire Review Continental Tire Garage Studio at Babcox Media.

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