The brake system of your vehicle is important. If there is an issue with it, you will want to have the vehicle inspected by us. If there is anything out of the norm, you will want to schedule an appointment so we can check the issue for you. When an issue is ignored, it can lead to further problems with your vehicle, as well as other parts and components of it. We can also schedule your vehicle for a proper brake inspection, and how often it will need to be done as well. This keeps the vehicle working efficiently, while also improving safety.
The noises you might hear from the brakes are a result of parts wearing against one another. With time the brake pads will start to wear down. You may hear a scrapping noise that comes from the vehicle, because parts will wear against one another. This will then lead to the brake rotors wearing. When they wear down you may notice that the brakes are no longer as efficient as they used to be. This will require us to inspect them so the brake pads or brake rotors are replaced. Even if you are not sure, it is always better to be safe.
You may also notice an issue with the brake pedal. When applying the brakes, the pedal may be too soft or too hard. This can indicate that the brake fluid is not working as it should be. You will want to make sure there is enough brake fluid in your vehicle. If you have to replace it often, there is probably a leak in the system. Over time, this can lead to a greater chance of a major issue happening when you apply the brakes on the vehicle. Make sure to always be aware of how the vehicle handles, and anything unusual. This will help to determine what and when an issue happens.