7 Signs of Brake Failure

When it comes to vehicle safety, the brake system is at the top of the list, so have your brakes checked by an auto service professional at least once a year. Knowing the key warning signs that your brakes may need maintenance will go a long way toward keeping you and others safe on the road.

The motorists watch for seven signs that their brakes need to be inspected:

  1. Noise: screeching, grinding or clicking noises when applying the brakes.
  2. Pulling: vehicle pulls to one side while braking.
  3. Low Pedal:brake pedal nearly touches the floor before engaging.
  4. Hard Pedal: must apply extreme pressure to the pedal before brakes engage.
  5. Grabbing: brakes grab at the slightest touch to the pedal.
  6. Vibration: brake pedal vibrates or pulses, even under normal braking conditions.
  7. Light: brake light is illuminated on your vehicle’s dashboard.

Brakes are a normal wear item on any vehicle and they will eventually need to be replaced. Factors that can affect brake wear include driving habits, operating conditions, vehicle type and the quality of the brake lining material.


See Also : 

Returning Your Vehicle to Showroom Clean : Best car Cleaning Tips and Tricks


Share this Article

You May Like

Comments

Popular Articles

Actor Ajith Car and Bike collection

Titile

Tamil actor Ajith kumar. who is popularly known for his passion to ride and Drive.Here folks have...

5 Ways to Reduce Noise in Diesel Cars

Titile

One of the biggest issues with diesel cars is their noise levels. Even the most refined diesel ...

How to wash your car without Water and ...

Titile

5 Steps to wash your car without waterIf it's not practical to wash your car at home or you have ...

12 Easy Tips To Increase Car Mileage

Titile

In the days ever rising fuel prices, the fuel bills are digging deep into the pockets of a comm...