Brake Service and Inspection
Brakes should be examined at least once a year. Maintaining your car's brakes is among the most vital safety measures you can take. You can have the confidence of knowing that when you press your foot to the brake, your car is coming to a stop.
What they do: Brakes are one of the most crucial safety features on your car. You have to stop! A typical braking system is made up of the rotor, the caliper, and brake pads or shoes. When you press the brake pedal, break fluid enters the Calipers and compress the brake pads on the Rotors creating friction that enables you to stop the vehicle.
What you need to know about Brake Repair
Why brake service is essential: In order to effectively stop your vehicle, brake pads should be in operating order and not worn down to the rotors. If this occurs there is not the right friction being created from the brake pads and the vehicle will not stop. You might have heard the term "metal to metal". Considering you use the brakes daily, make sure not to ignore any sort of issues or small changes that could signify that your brakes require repair. For best performance and safety, have them examined on a regular basis, especially if you observe any of the following:
- A high-pitched squeak when you push the brakes
- A scratching or grinding noise when not braking, this additionally could be an indication of a brake or bearing concern and ought to be evaluated right away
- Shaking or vibration in the course of stopping
- Requiring more pressure to stop at that point regular
*** We realize brakes are a safety concern. If you think there is a problem with your Brakes call or email us immediately. We will fit you into our schedule. We always preform FREE Brake inspections and have certified technicians ready to make repairs if needed.