When you brake, the brake discs that rotate with the wheels are gripped by brake
pads, slowing the car down. Both discs and pads can become worn and corroded, so
it's vital they are checked regularly for your safety.
What happens if they are not changed?
If your brakes aren't maintained regularly you won't be able to brake as
efficiently. As well as reduced stopping power, worn or corroded brake parts can
make your car vibrate and become really noisy.
What do we do?
We remove the wheels to visually check all the brake parts. We also measure the
brake pad wear level. If the pads or discs are worn, corroded or warped we will let
you know so we can arrange to replace them.
How often do they need to be checked?
At least once a year.