Your brakes are responsible for keeping you and everyone around you safe on the road. When you begin to stop you are putting your faith in the fact that your brakes will work. Maintaining working brakes means staying on top of your brake service and brake pad replacement schedule. It also means having an expert brake mechanic on your side. Herold Family Automotive and Tire is the leading provider of brake service and brake repair in Parma, OH. Our team of ASE Certified mechanics is happy to provide you with all your vehicle brake needs.
As with most of the systems in your vehicle, your braking system requires regular service to keep it in safe working condition. When you come into Herold Family Automotive and Tire, our brake experts will check the level and condition of your brake fluid and perform a thorough inspection of your entire braking system to check for any signs of damage or leaks. We will also inspect the condition of your brake pads for accelerated wear and tear.
Brake Pad Replacement
Brake pads have a big job and wear out over time with use. We never recommend that you put off replacing your brake pads as it could lead to additional damage in your braking system. But how long will your brake pads last? The truth is that there isn’t a concrete answer to this question. It all depends on your vehicle, the type of brake pads you have, and your personal driving and braking habits. If you think it may be time to replace your brake pads, consult with one of our ASE Certified Brake Mechanics.
Anytime you suspect you are having an issue with your brakes it is important to bring your vehicle to Herold Family Automotive and Tire right away to have it addressed. We believe in always putting your safety first. Some of the signs that your brakes need to repaired include:
- Grinding, squealing, or squeaking brakes
- A spongey brake pedal
- Your brake light is on
- Leaking brake fluid
- Shaking, wobbling, or vibrating movements when you are braking
- Pulling to one side or the other when braking
- A burning smell coming from your brakes
If you are experiencing any of these issues we are here to help. Whether it is time for brake service or you suspect a serious issue, Herold Family Automotive and Tire is just a phone call away. Call us today to schedule an appointment.