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Important Signs It’s Time for A Brake Service

Important Signs It’s Time for A Brake Service

When you press on your brake pedal, your vehicle should immediately slow or come to a complete stop. If you’re pulling up to a red light and your car is struggling to stop, it may be time for a brake service. Your vehicle’s owner manual may not have a clear indication of when the brake pads should be replaced. Their service interval depends on your driving habits and road conditions. If you drive fast, repeatedly slam on the brake pedal, or coast the car while holding the brakes, you may need to have your brakes serviced more frequently. Below are five common signs that it may be time for a brake service. The Brake Light Comes On Most vehicles are equipped with electric sensors that will alert you if there’s a brake problem. Never wait for the brake light to illuminate the dashboard to motivate you to get a brake service. Once the brake light comes on, the brake pads have already worn down to a specific point, and damage may have already occurred. Br ... read more

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