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"Brake pad guide plate | HELLA PAGID General Some brake caliper variants use additional brake pad guide plates. These are required for noise decoupling and reliable positioning of the brake pads. As such, these guide plates – which are usually made of stain"
"Brake spare parts with rubber components | HELLA PAGID Note on storage General information Rubber is a versatile, elastic, and relatively durable material. However, rubber cannot be stored indefinitely in adverse conditions. Rubber parts are fitted to vari"
"Checking the lateral runout of the brake disc | HELLA PAGID General information In order to avoid the problem of brake judder when driving as early as possible, the axial runout of the new brake disc should be tested using a suitable dial gauge. The check "
"Brake hoses and brake lines | HELLA PAGID General information In hydraulic brake systems, brake hoses and brake lines are used to transfer brake fluid. Brake lines connect the actuation device, such as the brake master cylinder, to the hydraulic components"
"Brake fluid | HELLA PAGID Task Brake systems are complex entities in which many elements must work together perfectly to ensure safe functioning, even in extreme situations. The brake fluid plays a very important role in this, as it transfers the power fro"
"Brake discs with wheel bearing and impulse ring | HELLA PAGID General information As a result of the extreme variety of axle constructions produced by all the different car manufacturers, wheel bearings and impulse rings of the anti-lock braking system (AB"
"Brake disks | HELLA PAGID General information Since the introduction of the disk braking system to the automobile, it has become a key structural component in automotive engineering. Together with the brake lining, the brake disk forms a friction couple wh"
"The Disc Brake Pad | HELLA PAGID General Information An important structural component of any brake system is the brake pad with its brake lining (the brake pad is made up of the brake lining, the friction element, and various other components including th"
"Wearing parts on the wheel brake | HELLA PAGID Note on storage General information Internal and external corrosion (rust damage) are the factors which play the largest part in the durability of brake pads, brake shoes, brake discs and brake drums. These pr"
"Testing the thickness difference of a brake disc | HELLA PAGID General information When carrying out troubleshooting on the brake system, test procedures may be required, such as checking the thickness difference (varying disc thickness) of the brake disc."