We know that the brake system is an important part of cars. If there is any problems in the brake system, it may cause serious accident. Worse more, it may cause people hurt or even died. Therefore, keep the brake system work well is one of the most important things. Let’s talk about how to maintain brake system this time.
Change the brake pad according to the range
The brake pad determines the brake efficiency. Thus, keep the brake pad work well is the most direct way to maintain brake system. Brake pad and brake disc have working life, so you have to change them if they were worn to a certain extent. When drive in cities, the working life of brake disc is normally 50,000 km, while the brake pad is 30,000 km. But the accurate data should be according to the driving condition and driver’s operation. We suggest you check them every year.
Focus on the running-in of a brand new car
There is a running-in period in the beginning of a new car, the most important running-in in which is the brake system. The running-in of beginning 1000 km is very important. You’d better not drive a car with emergency brake. For the smooth running-in, you should press on the clutch before braking. But this is just the practice and running-in. After the running-in period, you should brake first and then press on the clutch. Because it’s good ti prolong the working life of brake pad.
Adjust it if the car deviate when braking
When cars deviates toward left or right when braking, this is caused by the out of sync of front wheel. This will cause serious accident, especially when drive in a high speed. Therefore, you should check and replace it in a repair factory.
We can say brake system is the most important part for safe driving. So check and change your brake system regularly for your safety. OrientFlex is an expert in vehicle solution. If you have any questions about vehicles like brake system, power steering system or any other parts, please contact us. You will get professional answer and suggestion.