Month: May 2024

Auto Body Repairs Understanding Work Hardening in Sheet Metal

The world of auto body repairs can seem deceptively straightforward. A dent here, a scratch there – surely a skilled technician can simply hammer it out and buff it away, right? While the basic principles might seem simple, auto body repairs often involve complex interplay between metal properties and repair techniques. One such challenge is […]

The Easy Way to Check Your Brake Pads

Checking your brake pads is a crucial aspect of vehicle maintenance. Start by locating the brake caliper behind each wheel, which houses the brake pads. Use a flashlight to inspect the density of the brake pads through the openings in the caliper. If the brake pads appear thin (less than 1/4 inch), they may need […]