Brakes, Steering & Suspension

Articles relating to a vehicles ‘Brakes & Suspension’.

How to Remove a Wheel

Wheel Removal - Removing the Wheel Nuts
For the majority of the time, there are probably two reasons for changing a wheel on a car: When you need to work on a vehicle: If you have a […]

How to Replace a Wheel Valve

A 'Schrader' Type Valve (8mm) - (Featured Image)
I had a slow puncture and it wasn’t from my tyre? I had just pumped my tyre up. When I disconnected the foot pump, I noticed that some air was […]

How to Replace a Wheel Valve Stem

Replacing a Tyre Valve Stem - The Perished Broken Valve Stem (Featured Image)
I had gone to pump up my tire. When I connected the foot pump, I noticed that air was escaping. My initial thought was that the pump wasn’t connected to […]

How to Break the Bead on a Tyre

Breaking a Tyre Bead (Featured Image)
Most tyres fitted these days are tubeless. To create an airtight seal, between the tyre and the wheel, the tyre has to sit on the ‘bead’ around the rim of […]