Can slotted or drilled rotors be machined in a brake lathe?
Yes. It does not make a difference whether is is the conventional, slotted or drilled rotors. They can all be machined in a brake lathe with the same accurate result. ...
Asked in Brake Pads and Rotors
Is it necessary to cut brake rotors when changing pads. The rotors are cross-drilled and slotted?
If rotors are smooth and shiny, they are good. If still not certain, ask at brake shop. ...
Can you put disk brakes on backwards?
In 99% of cars, no. The only exception to this is if your rotors are drilled and/or slotted in a directional way. If your rotors are just normal ones, there is no such thing as a left or a right rotor. ...
How you can you drill faster with an electric hand drill?
You can drill faster with an electric drill because the motor makes the drill turn much faster than you could ever turn by hand. ...
Asked in Dodge Ram
Is there anywhere that will turn rotors for my Dodge Ram 1500?
Any local brake shop will be able to turn the rotors for you Dodge Ram 1500. Depending on what is located near you Midas, Sears, and Tires Plus are all places that will turn a set of rotors. ...
What is black and decker screw finder?
It is a screwdriver drill bit for slotted screws. If you've tried to drive a slotted screw with a drill you know how hard that can be. The screw finder is a sleeve that fits over the screw so the screwdriver bit doesn't slip off. This is what the piece looks like http://images.orgill.com/200x2006135248.jpg - the right end fits into the drill, the left side slips over the the screw itself. The screwdriver bit is actually inside ...
How much to replace front brakes and rotors on a 2007 Mazda 3?
Pads about 30.00, Rotors anywhere from 85.00-125 ea. turn rotors-40.00 (approx) + labor. ...
Which slotted disc brake rotors will fit a 2002 Ford Ranger 4x4 FX4 if you want to upgrade your braking system?
Don't go with slotted rotors for a ranger. The slots are made to wear a very slight bit off the break pad every time they pass to make a clean surface on the pads. This wears the pads down much faster than drilled or solid rotors. Slots should really only be used for racing applications. Another function of the slots is to remove gasses from between the pad and disk for better contact. Drilled rotors do this just as well and...
What are hand drills?
A hand drill can be various things, such as an old fashioned S shaped drilling device that you turn by hand, or a straight drill with a geared wheel which you turn to rotate the bit. In more modern terms,a hand drill is aa electric motor in plastic case that has a chuck in front of it where you can fit drill bits and have the motor turn the bit at high speed. ...
How do you get the front rotors off of a 1989 Tracer There are 4 bolts that need to be removed from the rear of the rotor but there is no access to them?
Are you trying to turn your rotors? I had mine taken off to have the rotors turned only to find out that they are not supposed to be removed. ...