Brakes
  • Putting theory into practice

    In the July/August edition of CVW, BPW looked at specific cases of trailer brake diagnostics. In the seco ...

    In the July/August edition of CVW, BPW looked at specific cases of trailer brake diagnostics. In the second instalment of the two part series, the company sheds light on the analysis techniques and di ...

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  • Identifying the problem

    IMS, the exclusive distributor of SAF-Holland products in the UK, runs us through a step-by-step guide on ...

    IMS, the exclusive distributor of SAF-Holland products in the UK, runs us through a step-by-step guide on how technicians can identify issues that stem from different braking systems. The IMS Service ...

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  • Inside the factory

    CVW learns how Knorr-Bremse’s Aldersbach plant transforms a brake caliper blank and a few dozen other com ...

    CVW learns how Knorr-Bremse’s Aldersbach plant transforms a brake caliper blank and a few dozen other components into the complete product. Step 1. Caliper processing The operator first loads the cali ...

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  • WIN! Drakefield potentiometer

    To accommodate your brake disc and brake pad needs, Drakefield is offering CVW readers the opportunity to ...

    To accommodate your brake disc and brake pad needs, Drakefield is offering CVW readers the opportunity to win a potentiometer. Most truck EBS systems nowadays monitor the pad wear percentage, and when ...

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  • Febi: Range Expansion

    febi has recently expanded its range of truck components to include products like fuel filters, clutch ki ...

    febi has recently expanded its range of truck components to include products like fuel filters, clutch kits, and ABS sensors. The expansion includes brake discs that fit the Renault Midlum (2006) and ...

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  • A case-by-case approach

    BPW’s Customer Services team is frequently called upon to aid in the diagnosis of trailer braking system ...

    BPW’s Customer Services team is frequently called upon to aid in the diagnosis of trailer braking system problems. In the first of a two-part series, the company provides CVW with insight into its sta ...

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  • Brake pads

    Meyle’s brake pads take advantage of the company’s technical cooperation with the European Truck Racing t ...

    Meyle’s brake pads take advantage of the company’s technical cooperation with the European Truck Racing team and are now being developed for the first time. The brake pads are offered as a complete ki ...

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  • A mate that has your back

    BrakeMate is said to eliminate the lifting of heavy brake calipers and hubs, and keeps the lifting of dis ...

    BrakeMate is said to eliminate the lifting of heavy brake calipers and hubs, and keeps the lifting of discs to a minimum. CVW investigates. BrakeMate is designed as an elevated service platform for se ...

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  • Brake range extension

    Valeo has revealed details about its brake range extension, which includes the SmartPACK, OptiPACK and Pr ...

    Valeo has revealed details about its brake range extension, which includes the SmartPACK, OptiPACK and PremiumPACK. Each pack now features new references and a range of benefits. SmartPACK Now with a ...

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  • What’s next for braking systems?

    With the development of single-piston Air Disc Brakes (ADB), CVW spoke to Hans-Christian Jungmann, Chief ...

    With the development of single-piston Air Disc Brakes (ADB), CVW spoke to Hans-Christian Jungmann, Chief Engineer of Wheel End Solutions at Wabco, to find out why the industry will likely move away fr ...

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