You rely on your vehicle to get you wherever you need to go. More importantly, you rely on your vehicle’s brakes to stop when you need to. Brakes are probably the most important component of your car. They enable your vehicle to stop whenever necessary, and prevent accidents. Without properly functioning brakes, you might be in for a scary ride. Don’t be caught unprepared for the time they don’t protect you. Delaying a brake service or repair can be costly and your life depends on it.
Because your car’s brakes are so important, it’s critical to perform regular brake service to ensure they are working properly. At Riverside Automotive, we provide a thorough inspection of all brake components to drivers like you in Morgantown, WV, Cheat Lake, WV, Fairmont, WV, and surrounding areas including brake hardware, hoses, and fluids. Call us now to schedule an appointment at (304) 241-1717.
With the changing seasons, or increased travel demands, you may find yourself relying more heavily on your car’s brakes. Don’t assume they’re fine, or wait until there’s an issue. Educate yourself on what indicates a brake problem.
At Riverside Automotive, we can do all of the following brake repairs:
When deciding whether or not to schedule brake service, there are some things to consider.
Do you hear any of the following:
These sounds indicate a problem with your brakes pads, which can in turn lead to other brake problems. The brake pad lining begins to wear out, causing the metal backing to contract the brake disc, which damages the brakes.
If your brake pedal shakes when you press it, this may be a sign of bad rotors. It is also important to feel if your car pulls to one side when braking. Pulling indicates a bad caliper or uneven brake pad wear, which can happen from uneven distribution of pressure in the brake lines.
How Do You Know When You Need New Brakes? Read More Here!
If we do find a problem with your brakes, we will discuss repair options with you. At our shop, we perform all brake repairs with precision, as timely as possible. A minor repair now can prevent a major repair, or something worse, in the future, so call us today at (304) 241-1717 to schedule an appointment.