Brakes wear out little by little. Their lifespan depends on several factors, including how people drive and where they drive. Unfortunately, most people won’t realize worn brakes until signs appear, like squealing or grinding noise.
Don’t hesitate to contact Independent Auto and Diesel Repair in Jamestown, TN when you feel your brakes are showing wear and tear. We’ll inspect them when you bring your vehicle to our shop and advise you on the necessary brake services.
Brake pads have a metal tab attached to the backing plate. When the brake pads wear down far enough, the tab scrapes against the rotor and makes a squealing or grinding noise in most cases. That is often someone’s first indication that you need brake service.
In other cases, you won’t hear such noises. But you might notice other signs of failing brakes like:
Repairing or replacing your brakes is one of those things you shouldn’t delay. The longer you wait, the more it will cost you.
For instance, worn brake pads score the rotors so much that we’ll have difficulty turning them. If the rotors are worn too thin, it could cause calipers to overextend and the brake hoses to collapse.
So, as soon as you notice something wrong with the brakes, contact us for immediate brake repair or replacement.
Simply put, you can count on us to complete the brake repair on time and with quality parts. Our brake technicians have ASE and other certifications, so you know the people working on your brakes have the experience and expertise.
We utilize digital vehicle inspection (DVI) to send you pictures. This way, you’re aware of what’s wrong with your vehicle. You can promptly give the go-signal to start the job.
We also do safety inspections every time you bring your vehicle. We’ll let you know if other repairs are needed and if these repairs are immediate or can wait. We repair both light-duty diesel and gas-powered vehicles.