Posts Tagged: "Brake Problems"

Why Do I Have Squeaky Brakes?

Ouch! Do your brakes sound like nails on a chalkboard? A train screeching on its tracks? Find out why you may have squeaky, noisy brakes and what might bring the racket to a stop! Read More

When To Use Your Parking Brake

It's glorified by Hollywood stunt drivers, overlooked by everyday drivers, and used constantly by people parking their cars on the steep streets of San Francisco. It's your parking brake! Find out when to use it so you can make the most of this important safety feature. Read More

Why Is My Brake Light On?

Sometimes all you can do is cross your fingers and hope for the best. But when the brake light illuminates on your dashboard? It's not one of those moments. Ignoring this dashboard light could prove dangerous. Learn why this important light comes on and how to handle it. Read More

What To Do When Your Steering Wheel Shakes When Braking

Some things you want to shake…like maracas, a Polaroid picture, or your groove thing. But your steering wheel? Not so much. If your steering wheel is quivering when you brake, something's likely haywire in your brake system. Learn why your steering wheel may be trembling and what you can do to put a stop to the shivers and shakes! Read More

5 Brake Myths—Busted!

Many drivers think that brake pads need to warm up and that when you hear squeaks and squawks coming from the brake area, the pads are the sole source of the noise. As it turns out, these are all myths. Join us as we debunk these brake myths and more! Read More