Brake Repair FAQ - Lithia Hyundai Of Odessa
Getting Brake Repairs in Odessa: How to Know if They're Needed
- Brakes that feel mushy or "squishy" whenever you press
down on the brake pedal.
- The car pulls to one particular side while you are applying the brakes.
steering wheel shakes when you're braking.
- Brakes that seem to pulse down and up when you brake.
- The whole car or truck vibrates when the brakes are applied.
- A squealing sound occurs while braking.
How Regularly is Brake Repair Needed?
For many aspects of your car's maintenance, there's a fixed agenda and timeline of when you can expect you'll need routine maintenance; oil changes, tire rotations and multi-point inspections each have a certain mileage when they are needed. When it comes to your brakes, though, there's no set servicing schedule, which means that you'll need to rely on your own understanding of your car or the experience of a Odessa brake repair specialist to understand if service is needed. How frequently you need brake repairs in Midland or Odessa may be impacted by the amount you drive as well as the places you drive. For example, if you drive no more than 5,000 miles per year, but primarily in heavily populated areas with stop-and-go-traffic, your brakes probably will need replacing faster than someone who drives 25,000 miles a year on the spacious freeways. Should you hear or feel one of the given signs that you could need brake servicing, get in touch with Lithia Hyundai Of Odessa today to plan your brake repairs in Odessa without delay.
IMPORTANT RECALL INFORMATION: Some of our pre-owned vehicles may be subject to unrepaired safety recalls. Check for a vehicle's unrepaired recalls at safercar.gov.