Some 2013 Ford Fusion/Energi and Lincoln MKZ Hybrid vehicles built on or before 11/01/2012 may exhibit an overly sensitive brake pedal feel often described as “grabby” brakes, or a perceived 2-3 second delayed transmission engagement in reverse due to the hill start assist activating briefly after starting the engine.
This bulletin applies to 2012-2017 Nissan Titan trucks. When diagnosing for DTC C1130 (engine signal), ECM related DTC P-codes must be diagnosed, repaired and DTCs erased first before proceeding with C1130.
Bosch has added new parts coverage for more than 2.1 million vehicles in operation in North America. The new SKUs fit select vehicles including Audi, Chrysler, Honda, Lexus, Ram trucks and more.
Federal-Mogul Motorparts has introduced Jurid and Ferodo brake rotors to the North American market. The new line of rotors entail 53 SKUs and complement the 89 Jurid and Ferodo brake pads currently available in North America.
CRC Industries Inc. has refreshed to packaging of CRC Brakleen aerosol brake parts cleaner to make it easy to identify chlorinated and non- chlorinated formulas.
Brake Parts Inc (BPI) has added two designs to its Raybestos cabinet collection: the Raybestos large-sized product-filled cabinet and the Raybestos “Into the Future” collector’s edition medium-sized cabinet.
This bulletin applies to 2014 Mercedes-Benz CL550 vehicles equipped with a 4.6L engine and code B07 ceramic composite brakes. A clattering noise may be heard from the front axle brakes on rough terrain/rough roads.
Toyota offers a special service tool SST 09709-00002 brake pedal force gauge, designed to aid in inspection for vehicles equipped with a floor-type parking brake system.
Brake pads without a mechanical retention system have a significantly increased risk of the friction material separating from the backing plate -- which can lead to brake failure.
APC Automotive Technologies LLC (APC) has added parts and wider application coverage to its replacement parts offering for light, medium and heavy-duty commercial vehicles.
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