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Technical Bulletins

Keeping you and your workshop in the know with the latest braking technical information!

Technical Bulletins
17 May 2017
Bendix Ultimate

Different people use their vehicles differently, and that’s why Bendix has a range of brake pads to suit differing driving needs. Whether it’s everyday general driving, off-roading, towing...

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Technical Bulletins
29 March 2017
Bendix Brake Pad Compounds Part Three: Semi-metallic

In the previous parts, we discussed brake pads and its different compounds for passenger and performance cars. What about commercial vehicles, trucks, utes or cars that stop frequently or often tow...

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Technical Bulletins
21 March 2017
Bendix Heavy Duty

Different people use their vehicles differently, and that’s why Bendix has a range of brake pads to suit differing driving needs. Whether it’s everyday general driving, off-roading,...

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Technical Bulletins
15 March 2017
Bendix Brake Pad Compounds Part Two: Low Metallic

In part one, non-asbestos organic (NAO) brake pads were discussed. These brake pads are suitable for a wide range of driving styles, with their low dust, consistent brake performance at relatively low...

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Technical Bulletins
14 March 2017
Bendix General CT

Different people use their vehicles differently, and that’s why Bendix has a range of brake pads to suit differing driving needs. Whether it’s everyday general driving, off-roading,...

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Technical Bulletins
1 March 2017
Bendix Brake Pad Compounds Part One: NAO

While brake pads appear to be simple components, they play a critical role in the braking system and have a complex manufacturing process. Brake pads are manufactured using a combination of...

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Technical Bulletins
23 February 2017
Bendix Brake Pad Range Explained

Different people use their vehicles differently, and that’s why Bendix has a range of brake pads to suit differing driving needs. Whether it’s everyday general driving, off-roading,...

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Technical Bulletins
21 December 2016
Holiday Brake Inspection Checklist

It’s holiday season, and it is tradition for many Aussie families to hold long road trips to the bush, or visit relatives. It is also a very busy period for mechanics, who are flooded with...

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Technical Bulletins
7 December 2016
How to Tell if Your Drum Brakes Need Changing?

Still found on many cars, especially older ones, drum brakes may look a bit alien and outdated compared to disc brakes. Although the technology is not new, drum brakes are still factory fitted on the...

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Technical Bulletins
23 October 2016
How to preserve the life of your brake pads

The braking system is one of the main safety elements active in any vehicle. There are various components that make up an entire braking system but the two main components that cause friction are...

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Technical Bulletins
19 October 2016
Volkswagen Tiguan 2009-2015 Brake System

The 2009-2015 Volkswagen Tiguan [5N] is a compact SUV packed with technology. As with many modern brake systems specific procedures for fault diagnosis, brake repair and servicing must be carried...

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