Blog Tag Brakes

How to Bed in New Brake Pads & Why it Matters

Jack Dreyer | Friday 19th January 2024 9:00am

Technician with blue boiler suit and white gloves holding a brake pad.

Worn brake pads can be a serious safety hazard. Explore why it is so important to bed in brake pads, and the effect on overall safety and performance in our blog.

6 Brake Problems That Could Spell Danger on the Roads

Jack Dreyer | Friday 13th October 2023 11:45am

A brake warning light on a car dashboard.

Your brakes are crucial for vehicle safety; it’s important to make sure they’re working properly. From corrosion to wear, here are some things to look out for.

How Does Brake Fluid Work?

Jack Dreyer | Friday 22nd September 2023 8:00am

Red brake fluid being poured into a car's brake fluid reservoir.

Everybody knows that brake discs and pads are crucial when it comes to safely stopping, but what role does brake fluid play? Find out more about how it works.

Back to School Car Checks: Are You School Run Ready?

Kwik Fit | Wednesday 6th September 2023 5:04pm

A dad and daughter high-fiving outside the car after the first school run back.

From packing lunch boxes to signing consent forms, the morning of the first day back at school is often chaotic. So, don’t let car troubles add to the list.

How to Top Up Brake Fluid & Other Questions

Jack Dreyer | Friday 1st September 2023 9:00am

Shot from within a car's engine bay, a brake fluid reservoir sits on top of the master cylinder.

Here’s everything you need to know about brake fluid, from how it works to how to top it up — and why checking it is a crucial part of car maintenance.

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