One of the most crucial components of your car is its brake system. If you are seeing a brake light warning on your dashboard, or you hear a grinding or squealing sound when you apply the brakes, chances are it’s time for a brake or brake component replacement.
At AAMCO of Oakland, our trained repair technicians provide a variety of brake services, including:
The service life for your brakes will generally extend between 30,000 to 70,000 miles, but there are a number of factors that affect how often you’ll need to service or replace them. Brakes are exposed to heat, friction, and pressure each time you get behind the wheel. Frequent stops and starts and driving in heavy traffic, in addition to individual driving habits affect a brake system’s lifespan.
Here are the signs that could indicate your brakes or one of its components need replacing:
With AAMCO brake repair services, you’ll benefit from the experience and technical know-how of our professional technicians, and the peace of mind knowing that your vehicle meets safety requirements and manufacturer repair recommendations. Schedule a brake inspection today through our convenient online form, or by calling and speaking with a helpful AAMCO team member.
December 21, 2015
As the national weather forecast starts to include the words ‘frost’, ‘freeze’ and ‘snow’ to describe the current weather conditions, the experts at AAMCO, the world’s largest chain of transmission specialists and leader in total car care, are offering the top six tips to help consumers prepare their vehicles for the harsh winter season ahead.
November 11, 2015
During the month of October, AAMCO of Pottsville Total Car Care & Repair participated in raising funds for a breast cancer vaccine as part of the "Brakes for Breasts" fundraiser.
May 19, 2015
HORSHAM, Pa.-AAMCO, the world’s largest chain of transmission specialists and leader in total car care, was proud to support Charity Vision in their goal to beat blindness which was highlighted Friday night in an epic fight night gala on May 15, 2015 in Salt Lake City.
Saturday, December 12, 2015
One recent AAMCO convert is Steve Epstein of Long Island. Steve’s daughter had the transmission go out in her ’91 Taurus and Steve called a number of transmission shops for advice.