When you depart for a long journey, it is natural that you check the oils, lights and gauges of your vehicle beforehand. One of the components of your vehicle which ensures your safety is the brakes.
It is important that you get the brakes checked regularly and get them serviced or replaced if needed.
When you get the brakes serviced, there are several things that are tested; brake oil, pads and the rotors. The brake oil is what pressed the two pads onto the rotors which slows down the movement of the wheel and your car comes to a halt. The inspection of the front and rear pads is important. The rotors are also checked to make sure that there are not any grooves on it.
It is important that you choose a trained technician for the inspection of the brakes, he will inspect the vehicle properly and will advise you accordingly. When the inspection of the brakes is done, the technician will inform you regarding the condition of the brake pads, either if they need replacement or not. The rotors are an important part of the braking system, if the rotors have grooves on it then your technician may advise you to get them resurfaced to even the surface otherwise if the condition of the rotors is hopeless then you might need to get them changed. Do not forget about the brake fluid because in absence of it the internals of the brakes can get corroded, making the hydraulic system incompetent. Faulty braking system can put your life at risk so get your braking system checked regularly.
At Eastway Toyota, we have an exceptional service team that will assist you with any brake issues or regular maintenance. We can provide you with the best care for your vehicle and answer any questions that will help to maintain your vehicle and keep you safe! Visit us today at Eastway Toyota!