Mighty Distributing System of America Inc. has released an improved brake program that provides a “better” and “best” solution for automotive repair facilities and your customers.
There is no worse feeling for a tech than to have performed a straightforward, uncomplicated brake job and see the vehicle return with a concern or a complaint. The customer can raise his concerns immediately after the repair or in the weeks or months following.
This bulletin applies to 2013 Cadillac Escalade models. A “Service Stability Message” may appear on the DIC (drivers information center) as a result of a DTC C0561 set in the EBCM (electronic brake control module). The EBCM receives messages from other modules over GMLAN which are needed to perform ABS, VSES and/or TCS functions.
Some 2011 Ford Expedition and Lincoln Navigator vehicles may exhibit an intermittent hard brake pedal feel or firmness after extended cold soak. A new calibration is available that will improve this concern.
MAT Holdings Inc. has released a new Bendix Brakes brand Stop by Bendix brochure, detailing recent enhancements to the product line and its advantages over competing products.
Owners of a 2011-2012 Chevy Volt (built prior to Sept. 20, 2011) may complain about a rattle-type noise heard from the front of the vehicle at slow speeds over bumps.
Robert Bosch LLC added 21 parts to its aftermarket product lineup in April 2017. Additions were made to the braking and rotating machine product lines.
Some 2009-2011 Lincoln MKS and 2010-2011 MKT vehicles built on or before 7-28-2010 may exhibit intermittent grunt or grinding front brake noise.
Centric Parts has released its latest catalog -- the updated Centric Parts 2017 Medium Duty Catalog. In addition to hundreds of new brake component listings, the 2017 Centric Medium Duty Catalog now includes chassis components and listings for 1-ton trucks.
Some 2011 Ford Expedition and Navigator vehicles may exhibit an intermittent hard brake pedal feel or firmness after an extended cold soak. A new calibration is available that will improve this concern.