A vehicle’s braking system is easily the most important system in terms of safety. After all, when you put your foot on the brake pedal to come to a stop, you expect your vehicle to do so. When your brakes are failing or compromised it can only lead to a dangerous situation. In order to ensure that our brakes continue to perform the way they should you need reliable brake service and repair like you will find at Ascot Automotive in Flagstaff, Arizona.
Maintenance is essential to any major automotive system. It cuts down on repair costs, improves your safety, and gives your mechanic the chance to spot potential issues before they become major problems. At Ascot Automotive, we provide comprehensive brake service that you can count on. From brake fluid to brake pads to rotors, we will ensure that your entire braking system is in great working order.
Brake Pad Replacement
Brake pads play a big role in your braking system and are under constant pressure when you are driving. Unfortunately, brake pads are not designed to last forever. In fact, most brakes pads need to be changed every 50,000 miles. However, the mileage you can get out of your brake pads depends on the type of brake pads you have on your vehicle as well as your driving habits.
If it has been a while since you last had your brake pads changed consult with one of our brake experts today. We will perform a thorough inspection of your pads for wear and tear so you can have a better idea of when to schedule your next appointment.
When something as important as your braking system needs to be repaired, it is always best to spot the signs of trouble early on so you can have them addressed. Some of the signs of brake trouble include:
- Squeaking, squealing, or grinding brakes
- A burning smell when you are driving
- A soft or spongy brake pedal
- Leaking brake fluid
- Pulling to the left or right when you are coming to a stop
- Your brake light is on
If you are experiencing these issues or any other changes in braking behavior, call Ascot Automotive today to schedule an appointment for brake repair. Our experts are here to help you get safely back on the road.