How do brake pads work?

Several different designs of brake pads are engineered to cater to different types of car models and the conditions they have to endure. Visit us Gengras Volvo Cars North Haven to learn more about the various types of braking pads. Our team in North Haven is also quite conversant with the different designs and will match you with the braking places that will best suit your car.

Choosing the right braking pads.

When choosing brake pads for your car, you should look out some of the following features. A brake pad that can 

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What is the Transmission and What Does it Do?

It's important as a vehicle owner to know as much about your vehicle as possible, especially components such as the transmission. 

About The Transmission

Your vehicle's transmission has the sole purpose of ensuring that all of the wheels get the right amount of power to be able to achieve certain speeds by shifting gears. 

Manual vs Automatic Transmission

A manual transmission temporarily disconnects from the engine when you push the clutch and adjust the gear shifter, then re-engages when you release the clutch. 

 

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Understanding Engine Gaskets

Most drivers are acquainted with the term gasket, even if they may not be sure how they function inside an engine. Regular engine maintenance includes inspections of these vital components to ensure they’re performing their job correctly. A malfunctioning gasket can sometimes have catastrophic consequences, so it’s important to keep their maintenance up to date.

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Uncover the Volvo S60's Performance Features

The Volvo S60 is a bespoke luxury compact sedan that has become the hallmark of its class. Volvo's high-end sport vehicle boasts several performance features that take the driver and passenger experience to new heights. The flexible transmission settings and start-stop technology are two such features.

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Advanced Interior Features of the Volvo XC60 Revealed

The compact luxury SUV segment seems to be growing larger each year. However, the Volvo XC60 continues to be a popular choice. That's because the newcomer SUVs cannot compete with the XC60's top interior features. Here is what you will find inside the XC60's cabin.

When it comes to the touchscreen of most vehicles, you tend to find a design that is rather clunky and unattractive. The Volvo XC60 counters this trend with an attractive, vertically mounted touchscreen that works seamlessly with the center stack. The Volvo XC60 also offers a powerful 

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Exciting Exterior Features of the Volvo XC40

For the past several years, the Volvo XC40 has emerged as one of the most popular subcompact luxury SUVs. That's because the XC40 features Volvo's sophisticated Swedish design in an affordable package. Here are two top exterior features on the current XC40.

The Volvo XC40 can be equipped with dual integrated rear tailpipes. This optional equipment heightens the sense of sportiness to the exterior of the vehicle. Also, the XC40 comes with integrated aluminum food rails. These roof rails add some style and capability to the XC40. 

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