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How to Tell When Brakes Need Service

There is no denying that brakes play a central role in the performance of every vehicle. The brake system is intricate and consists of numerous mechanical components that need to be serviced from time to time. Luckily, the brake system is designed to let the driver know when it needs to be serviced. Continue reading below to learn how to tell when brakes need service and how to schedule a brake service at Hesser Toyota in Janesville, Wisconsin.

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6 Signs that Indicate When Brakes Need Service

Mechanic working on a car's brakes

1. The car pulls to one side or the other when applying the brakes

2. Brakes squeak or make a grinding noise when applied

3. The braking performance is poor

4.the steering wheel vibrates when braking

5. There is less than 1/4 inch of brake pad

6. The brake indicator light comes on

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Schedule Brake Service in Janesville, WI

Drivers who want to have their brakes serviced in southern Wisconsin are invited to schedule a service appointment at Hesser Toyota in Janesville. Our dealership offers a vast selection of services and our technicians are trained to provide quality and conscientious service on Toyota vehicles, as well as other makes and models. If you want to have your brakes checked and repaired or have your brake pads or replaced, schedule a service appointment at Hesser Toyota Service Department. If you have any questions, give us a call at 608-754-7754.