A set of properly maintained brakes is very important for the safety of your vehicle. A vehicle owner should check their vehicle’s braking system regularly. Inspection should include viewing fluid level, rotors, and fluid line condition, brake and dash indicators, and a brake test drive, to find any additional issues with the brakes.
If the vehicle veers to left or right on its own, or if you there are odd noises when braking, the brakes and rotors should be inspected and or replaced. Some things that contribute to brake wear include: operating conditions, driver habits, and the vehicle manufacturer.
The brake system ensures the safety of a motor vehicle in a variety of situations where a driver must think and act quickly. A vehicle owner can further ensure the safety of the vehicle that they operate by keeping the vehicle maintained and updated. Finally, brakes should never be let to wear completely and when there is nothing but metal left, as this very dangerous.
Admin. “Brake Safety Awareness Month Stop-check Vehicles Inspection Safety System.” Car Care .org. N.p., 03 Aug. 2015. Web.