You braking system is integral for day to day vehicle function. Brake pads, shoes, drums, and rotors are friction items and thus, wear over time from normal driving conditions. If you experience the following symptoms, it could be an indication that you have a braking issue with your vehicle:
- Erratic braking
- Slow braking
- Squeaking, squealing, or grinding
- Vehicle jerks/pulls to one side when braking
- Braking requires pumping the pedal
- Brake pedal shakes or pulsates when braking
- Pedal is harder or softer when braking
- Fluid leaks
- Any dash warning light such as ABS, etc.
If your car has these issues, please contact us to schedule an appointment today. Our ASE certified brake experts have the ability to perform pad replacement, overhauls, and hydraulic component replacement.
ABS (Anti-lock Brake System)
Morrison Tire Inc. can also diagnose any brake warning messages that appear on your dash, including ABS lights. If an ABS light (short for Anti-lock Brake System) light comes on, it may be an indication that your vehicle will not perform correctly in a panic stop. Should an ABS light illuminate on your vehicles dashboard, we recommend getting your vehicles ABS system inspected immediately.
Proper brake inspections at regular intervals helps aid to the safety of your vehicle and prevent costly repairs in the future. Morrison Tire recommends keeping up on maintenance services such as brake fluid exchanges, rotor refinishing, and cleaning & adjusting your brakes to ensure your vehicle is ready for the road ahead. Stop in today and allow Morrison Tire and technicians will inspect your braking system, including a thorough road test for any issues, and a comprehensive evaluate your brake system for function and wear remaining.