Having the brakes checked is a necessary task of your vehicle. These will allow you to slow down and stop. There can be several signs that the brakes are starting to fail for your vehicle, and they will need to be repaired as soon as possible. There are several noises and things to be aware of. If there is a grinding noise or squealing, that is an issue. The vehicle should be brought in as soon as possible so we can inspect it for you.
Regular maintenance inspections are important for the overall condition. This even means the brakes. By checking them on a schedule, you can help to ensure they are in the best condition possible. Anytime there is an issue, we can alert you to it and give you the recommendations we have on how to fix them. If you are not sure how often brakes should be inspected, make sure to contact us and we can advise you on a schedule. Depending where you drive, and what type of roads you drive on, the brakes may need to be checked on a more frequent basis.
Brake Pedal Issues
The brake pedal can also be an indication of how they are working. If the pedal vibrates or has issues, it may be from the brakes. This is due to the fact the brake rotors or pads have worn down. When this happens there is metal on metal friction and damage that could occur. If you notice the brake pedal is spongy or difficult to apply, they could be to blame as well. You will always want to have a safe and reliable vehicle when you drive, even when stopping. As soon as you notice an issue with the brakes make sure to call us for an appointment. By checking the brake system we can help to ensure your vehicle is in the best driving condition, and the brakes are efficient.