Signs Your Brake Pedal Needs to be Repaired

If you have noticed that your brake pedal doesn’t feel strong enough to cause the brakes to stop the vehicle, then it’s time to have them serviced. There shouldn’t be any play or softness to the pedal. There may be one of several situations creating the issue.

Air in the brake lines is one common circumstance. When that happens, it blocks the movement of the hydraulic, or brake fluid through the lines. If that’s the case, repairing the brakes could only require bleeding the lines. On the other hand, there could be a small hole in one of the steel lines that came about from corrosion or rust. You want your vehicle running its best, and that includes the safe operation of the brakes.

When you’re in the Cerritos area, stop in to our service center here at Penske Jaguar Cerritos and speak with a reliable member of our team. We are happy to assist you with your brakes or any other car maintenance questions.

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