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ADVICS Launches 9 New ADVICS OE Rotor Part Numbers

Axle coverage for approximately 10 million vehicles in operation added to ADVICS’ existing rotor program.

ADVICS Launches Nine New ADVICS OE Rotor Part Numbers

Approximately 10 million (VIO) axle coverage added to ADVICS’ existing rotor program.

ADVICS Expands Hyundai, Kia, Genesis Coverage

Expansion includes 67 new brake rotor part numbers.

ADVICS Tech Tip: Proper Master Cylinder Installation

Fluid leakage and improper hydraulic pressure may cause brake failure.

Ultra-Premium Quality: What does it mean for your shop?

In the automotive aftermarket, not all parts (or parts manufacturers) are created equally.  This isn’t a bad thing, considering that there is a time and place for parts of all different qualities, materials and price points – dependent on the driver’s needs and budget. But did you know that in the aftermarket, there are parts

Why Brake Pads and Brake Rotors Should Be Replaced Together

Brake pads and rotors should always be replaced in pairs.  Pairing new pads with worn rotors could cause a lack of proper surface contact between the pads and rotors, resulting in noise, vibration, or less-than-peak stopping performance. While there are different schools of thought on this paired part replacement, at ADVICS, our technicians always recommend

Benefits of Using Brake Parts Designed to Work Together

When replacing brake system components, it might seem like using compatible parts from any manufacturer – regardless of brand – should get the job done. However, for the safest brake job with the best performance, it’s always best to use parts from the same manufacturer, like ADVICS, where our brake pads, brake rotors, hydraulics, calipers

Recommending the Best Brake Pads for Your Customer

As a technician, you know the importance of recommending the best brake pads possible for your customers. Often, this decision really comes down to determining which friction material is the best fit for the customer’s needs. To do this, let’s break down the differences between each of the three brake pad material types. Organic Brake

ADVICS HOW TO: Bedding-In Brake Rotors & Brake Pads

Brake shimmy, shaking, vibration and noise – these are all common reasons for a customer to visit the shop. Most of the time these issues are due to different components of the steering or braking systems needing replacement or repair, but other times, these issues can be caused by the improper installation of brand new

ADVICS Brand Launches New Packaging Design

New, graphic packaging follows brand changes previously announced by parent company.

Brake Fluid 101: What Does Brake Fluid Do? What is the Difference Between DOT 3 vs. DOT 4?

When you think about the braking system of a vehicle, you probably think about the major parts you see when removing the wheel: brake pads, rotors, calipers and maybe hydraulics. However, one of the most important parts of the system isn’t visible: brake fluid. Brake fluid comes in several formulations for different applications and plays

ADVICS Expands Ultra-Premium Disc Brake Pad Coverage

The company has added 47 brake pad SKUs for domestic vehicles.