Tyre & Wheel
Call Us : 9809 2024
934 – 936 Victoria Rd WEST RYDE
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Brakes Servicing & Replacement Services

car brake serviceBrake servicing and replacement is critical to your vehicles safety. At Tyre & Wheel we specialise in Brake maintenance and can test your vehicle at any time. As a driver you should understand the basics of your vehicles brakes.

car brake service

The Basics of Brake Hardware

Drum Brakes and Disc Brakes are the two basic types of braking systems. Both stop the car by forcing a high friction material against iron drums or discs attached to the wheels.

Pull

PULL
The car pulls to one side when the brakes are applied.

Grab

GRAB
“Touchy” brakes grab with the least pedal pressure

Drag

DRAG
Sticking brakes, hot wheels or an apparent engine power loss are all signs of drag.

Squeal

SQUEAL
Excessive squeal, screech, grinding, groaning, chatter,clatter or bang, means your brakes need attention.

Low pedal

LOW PEDAL
The pedal nearly touches the floorboard before the brakes function.

Hard Pedal

HARD PEDAL
Extreme foot pressure is equired to make the brakes function.

Vibration

VIBRATION
The brake pedal, steering wheel, or the entire vehicle shakes, vibrates or pulsates.

Brake Warning Light

BRAKE WARNING LIGHT
he parking brake is on, or, there is a serious drop in hydraulic pressure.

Drum Brake Components

Drum Brake Components
Disc Brake Components

Disc Brake Components

We will check your brakes components and measure the remaining useful life of your brakes.

For more information please email us or call us now on 9809 2024.

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