Brakes & brake repair

brakes

One of the most important safety features of your car. Brakes are nothing that should be pushed off until later. We visually inspect brakes as well as other components of your vehicle during any routine service. Brake Fluid Is Recommended By most manufactures to be flushed every 30,000 miles, we Use a brake fluid tester to test for condensation in brake fluid.

Don’t wait too long for brake repair!

You Should listen for squeaks and squeals. Grinding noises often mean that your brake pads are completely worn away and if you’re hearing metal on metal that can be dangerous. Other signs of necessary brake repair are brake pedal pulsations, increased stopping distances, and a brake pedal that stops closer to the floor than normal, even steering wheel vibration while braking.

We can replace your vehicles brake pads, brake rotors and calipers if needed. Some vehicles have drum brakes with shoes, wheel cylinders and drums, We can fix these too. We always use new hardware and pad sensors where applicable, and lubricate contact points. We Replace Brake Booster and brake master cylinders as well.

If your brakes are making noise, or feel anything but normal please stop by and we will be glad to inspect them for you. Wait times may vary.

Schedule this service or call 206-420-4987

Brake warning signs

You know you need brake repair when:
  • the brake dashboard light glows amber, indicating problems with the anti-lock brake system (ABS);
  • the brake dashboard light is red, indicating a system imbalance;
  • the brake pedal is spongy or slow to respond;
  • you hear grinding or constant squealing during braking.
Any time you notice these or other symptoms, it’s a good idea to have your brakes checked.