Tag Archives: rotors
Rotors: Blank vs Cross Drilled vs Slotted and Warping
Written by John Milmont on April 11, 2012 — 104 Comments
There is more misinformation about cross drilled rotors than anything else I can think of on a car. The general consensus seems to be that drilled and slotted rotors offer better performance than “blank” rotors. This is simply not the case.
Posted in Brakes | Also tagged are drilled and slotted rotors worth it, cracked rotors, cross drilled, pusing brakes, slotted, vibrating brakes, vibration, warped rotors
Ashes to ashes brake dust to brake dust. A track day on Prostop Pads.
Written by John Milmont on November 7, 2010 — 4 Comments
A little about brake pads and a review of Pepboys Prostop pads. How they bed, what bedding is, why bedding is important and what happens if you don’t bed them in properly.
Posted in Brakes | Also tagged 350z, bedding in, brake pads, brakes, ceramic pads, Gallardo, improper, lamborghini, nissan, overheating, pep boys pads, pepboys, pro stop, pro stop brake pad review
My recent headache with brakes
Written by John Milmont on November 4, 2010 — 1 Comment
My recent experience with Hawk HPS and Pepboys Pro-Stop pads. The better of the two is not what you would expect.
Posted in Brakes | Also tagged brake pads, brakes, centric rotors, cracked rotors, Hawk HPS, pads, pepboys, pro stop