Is it time to replace your car's brakes?

The braking system is your car’s most important safety component. And like every other mechanical aspect of your car, the entire braking system needs routine maintenance to ensure everything is fully functional and in top running form.

Warning Signs that your Car Braking System Needs a Professional Check Up

If there are any issues with your breaking system, you will notice a few signs which could indicate a potential issue.

If you notice any of the following signs, it is best to have your brakes checked by a professional car technician as soon as possible.

High Pitched Squealing or Grinding Noise

If you hear a high-pitched squealing or grinding sound it is a strong indicator that the car’s brake pads need to be either replaced or adjusted.

Vibrations in the Steering or Brake Pedal

If you notice vibrations in the steering wheel or brake pedal any time you brake, it could be due to an issue with the brake rotors.

Brake Pedal Resistance

Every time you engage the brake pedal, brake fluid helps in passing on the force from the pedal to the brake pads.

Brake Warning Lights

If your car brake pads come with electrical sensors, then the brake pad warning light on your dashboard will light up.

Car Veers or Pulls to One Side When You Hit the Brakes

If you notice that your car veers to or pulls to one side any time you hit the brake pedal, it is a good indication that all is not well with the braking system.

Not the Time to Guess

A fully functional braking system is a crucial safety aspect for any car and driver. If you notice any of the above-mentioned issues, have your car checked by a professional mechanic ASAP.

Braking problems could be due to any number of factors which is why an accurate diagnosis is essential. Timely repairs and maintenance can help you avoid potential driving risks and high repair costs in the future.

Work with Mechanics You Can Trust!

If you have noticed any of the above-mentioned symptoms while driving your car, have your car checked up by professional mechanics you can trust.

Accurate Service’s professional mechanics can help diagnose the exact issue and provide you with a resolution. We are experts in all kinds of car repairs. Give us a call today at 520-620-9129 or schedule an appointment online at your convenience!