Glossary of Auto Terms

DriverSide's Car Dictionary has the most comprehensive definitions of automotive terms. This auto glossary can help you decipher what your mechanic is fixing and what the purpose or function of the particular auto part or accessory is for. We have taken the mystery out of automotive service jargon, so that you don't have to.


Brake Lining

On a drum braking system brake lining is a high-friction material that is attached to the brake shoes.

See Also:
Disc Brakes
Drum Brakes
Brake Fluid
Splash Shield
Brake Calipers
Bleeding Brakes
Power Booster
Power Brakes

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