Category Archives: Brakes
Some people seem to be born with an innate knowledge of the inner workings of a car. They can listen to a sputtering engine for a few seconds and confidently diagnose what’s happening under the hood. Others view their car … Continue reading
Brake-In The break-in period is when brake pad material is deposited onto the rotors and can last up to a week. So go easy on them so they last longer and stay noise-free! Slow-Down Stopping from 65 versus 55 mph … Continue reading
7 Ways To Get the Most From Your Car’s Brakes: THE most important safety system in your vehicle.
Your brake pads are the important parts that rub against the rotor (or disc) to slow and stop your auto. They eventually wear down. When your pads are worn too much, they won’t stop your vehicle as well. When the … Continue reading
The brake rotor, or disc, is attached to your wheel. The brake pads rub on the rotor to slow your car. Rotors can warp, crack or become misaligned. They can also be damaged by worn out brake pads that scratch … Continue reading
Safety should always be a vital element of your car care. So even if you don’t care about how your car looks, you should practice preventive maintenance to protect yourself — and other Augusta motorists — on the road. And … Continue reading
Your browser does not support video When it comes to preventive maintenance and car care, most Augusta motorists know how vital it is to check their brakes. But brakes are more than just brake pads and shoes. There are a … Continue reading