Stainless steel braided lines vs Rubber hoses TEST RESULTS TEST 1: Burst Pressure Test Brake hoses should not show any sign of leakage if tested at 3600 PSI. However, a stainless steel line can have pressure up to 13500 PSI before bursting, whereas rubber hoses will burst at 8000 PSI. TEST 2: Whip […]
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The 411 on Brake Judders Many of the people I talk to on a daily basis complained that their brakes are vibrating, pulsating, and that their rotors are warped. This little guide will help you somewhat understand why you are getting that annoying shaking every time you step on the brakes and what you can […]
Come check out R1 Concepts’ booth at the Extreme Auto Fest show located in San Diego at the Qualcomm Stadium on June 1, 2008. Baby Bash along with other DJs and performers will be live on stage. There will be bikini contests and models at the event as well. This EAF San Diego will feature […]
Nissan has redesign the soon to come, this summer, the all new 2009 Nissan Maxima. Nissan has shorten the wheel base but the new Maxima looks bigger then the previous Maxima. How can that be? Nissan calls this “Liquid Motion,” NIssan states that they butched up styling which gives it a aggressive stance. The headlights […]
Over the weekend, I was searching on Youtube and found a pretty good video install on Honda Accord brake pads. So, I’ve embedded the video below, hoping that it’ll help you install brake pads for your Honda Accord. The presenter in this video installed 2003-2004 Honda Accord Coupe brake pads. NOTE: On the Accord you […]
Does your brake pedal feel spongy? Even with new rotors and pads, you just don’t feel the max performance? Many times, this is caused from air being trapped in you brake lines. This is usually do to high heat flex in the brake hoses. Brakes get hot, and when they are hot, your fluids are […]
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