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When Do You Need a Brake System Flush

When Do You Need a Brake System Flush

Your car's brakes are crucial for safety on the road, but when was the last time you thought about their maintenance? Brake system flushes are an essential aspect of brake care that often goes overlooked.  The Brake Fluid Brake fluid is the lifeblood of your vehicle's braking system, transferring force from the brake pedal to the brake components. Over time, brake fluid can accumulate contaminants like moisture, dirt, and debris, compromising its effectiveness. A brake system flush involves draining and replacing the old fluid with fresh, clean fluid to ensure proper brake operation. Signs You Need a Brake System FlushBrake Fluid Appearance If your brake fluid appears dark or murky, it's a clear indicator that it's time for a flush. Fresh brake fluid should be clear and transparent, so any discoloration signals the presence of contaminants that can compromise brake performance. Soft or Spongy Brake Pe ... read more

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