If there’s an issue with your brakes If you notice a problem, it is time to have brake repairs completed as soon as possible. This video explains how to diagnose brake problems to avoid collisions.
All brake pads wear down. It’s just the nature of the way they are used. They absorb the power generated by the engine and help slow the vehicle down, however their heat and the stress they’re placed under eventually causes breakdown. If you find that you need to step onto your brakes longer and harder for it to come to a stop, this is a sign your brakes are needed to be replaced.
There could also be a groaning sound or a grinding sound. When you hear your groaning, it’s an indication that your brake pads have worn away. Loud grinding means that your brake pads are way beyond the point of worn out. Instead, the brake pads are non-existent and you can hear the sound of grinding that can cause severe damage to your car and tires which could put your life in danger.
To learn more about the indications that your brakes in your vehicle require repairs, take a look at the video in the link above.