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Stop! Are Your Brakes Faulty?

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Arizona car repairs can sometimes be expensive depending on what needs to be replaced; but by practicing preventive maintenance you could significantly reduce the cost of your repair bill at the auto repair shop.

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Stop! Are Your Brakes Faulty?

  1. 1. Stop! Are Your Brakes Faulty?Arizona car repairs can sometimes be expensive depending on what needs to be replaced; butby practicing preventive maintenance you could significantly reduce the cost of your repair billat the auto repair shop.An area of your car you should always pay attention to is the braking system. The probability ofcausing an accident due to faulty brakes is high, which will add to your money worries; not tomention the risk of serious injuries.There are several tell-tale signs that you should look out for to know if you braking systemneeds to be repaired at the auto repair shop, or if it needs general car repair maintenance.When you apply brakes, the pedal is supposed to feel firm on application. However, if the brakepedal feels soft, then it is a sign that the brake-fluid reservoir is running low on fluid or that thehydraulic system has to be looked at.Check the brake fluid reservoir and add fluid if it is reading low. Proceed to pump the brakepedal several times, which should cause it to regain its firmness. If this does not work then haveyour car towed to the auto-repair shop.Most drivers can tell when something is wrong with their vehicle by just listening for anyunusual sounds. If you hear squeaking, or any grinding noise coming from the brakes then thebrake pads are probably loose in the caliper, or that the pads are completely worn and are nowrubbing against the rotor disks. This is potentially dangerous and costly vehicle repairs to you.At the Scottsdale mechanics repair shop, he will do a thorough inspection of your brakes tolocate the source of the problem. Generally, if the problem is caught in time the repair billshould not be high.Your vehicle is an investment that will take care of you once you take care of it.Published By:Scottsdale Muffler & Automotive1900 N McClintock Dr, #11Tempe, AZ 85281Office: 480-994-4741Email: chris@scottsdalemuffler.comRe-Published from: http://scottsdalemuffler.com/arizona-car-repair/stop-brakes-faulty/

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