DIY: How to Install Brake Rotors and Pads

I also understand that most of you do not have the luxury of lifts so please make sure you secure your vehicle on jack stands before you attempt to even remove your tire. Using your tire iron, loosen the bolts on your vehicle first, then after they are loosened, you can use a jack to to lift your car and and place jack stands underneath. As soon as they are secure on the jack stands, you can then proceed to remove the tires. Your next step would be to remove the cap off of your master cylinder and the video will show you the rest of the steps.

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Today we Demonstrate How to Change Worn-Out Brake Pads and Rotors on Our Mazdaspeed 3! Join our Community of DIY'ers: Follow us on Facebook for More DIY Goodness: Follow us on Twitter! Check out our pictures on Instagram! We upgraded to higher performance rotors and ceramic pads. We used Stop-Tech Slotted rotors (which are rebranded Centric High Carbon blanks) and EBC Redstuff ceramic pads. Both of these together should produce much better stopping power, less noise and less dust. The DIY rep in this video is Ally. FTC Disclaimer: All products mentioned were purchased by us. None of the companies mentioned are paying us for this video. All opinions are our own. Other Disclaimers- Everything you do is at your own risk. Everything DIY or its affiliates are not responsible for any personal injury or property damages incurred. ***SAFETY FIRST EVERY TIME***

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Brake Decisions: Drilled vs. slotted rotors
Should you get drilled brake rotors or slotted brake rotors? This short video walks you through the difference and discusses which choice might be best for your driving situation.