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Here you will find useful basic information and handy tips relating to brakes nad how you can get a free brake system inspection...
Are you feeling vibration in the steering wheel when you slow down, your brake disc rotors could be signalling trouble.
If you feel pulsing in the brake pedal and vibration in the steering wheel when you slow down, your brake disc rotors could be signalling trouble.
Worn brake pads can be pretty annoying, discover the four things that can happen when you drive with worn brakes.
Here, we’ll learn about brake pad wear, causes, and what to do if you think some pads are wearing faster than others.
Brake shoes are part of a drum brake system. They are crescent-shaped components with a rough friction material on one side...
Do your brakes give off a burning smell? In addition to the scent, overheated brakes may also squeal excessively. These are early warnings of a brake problem.
How do you know when brake pads are worn out. Here, we’ll learn about brake pad wear, causes, and what to do if you think some pads are wearing faster than others.
Over time, brake fluid’s protective capabilities can fade, which means your brake system stops getting the protection it needs.
Grinding brakes usually sound like a gritty, metal-on-metal sound. It’s a pretty distinct noise that’s certainly not pleasant on the ears.
Slamming on the brakes can make your heart leap. Ever wonder what it can do to your braking system and the rest of your vehicle?
We believe smooth braking means coming to a safe and complete stop without the car lurching forward or the brakes slipping, shaking, or grinding.
Get the rundown of what’s normal, what’s not, and when it may be time to get professional help to evaluate your brakes.

If you live with wet or icy roads, Learn how ABS works, what it does, and how it helps in all slippery poor surface road (and dangerous) driving situations.
Get into the habit of checking your brakes every time you get behind the wheel. Brake testing only takes a few seconds to do and will become habit after a while.
Brake fluid absorbs water and moisture as it travels through the system, which lowers its boiling point. And that lowers its efficiency thus causing brake failure
If you feel pulsing in the brake pedal and vibration in the steering wheel when you slow down, your brake disc rotors could be signalling trouble.