Most of us depend on our vehicles to get us from point A to point B without much drama. But a lot of this depends on how well you've cared for the vehicle. The vehicle's brakes are one of the most essential components, without which you shouldn't drive. Bay Diagnostic is the shop for brake repair in Brooklyn. The Best Way to Care For Your Brakes Since the brakes are a major safety feature, it is important to stay on top of its maintenance. You should make sure to replace all brake fluid, get the rotors resurfaced and ensure that the system as a whole is working perfectly. Make sure that a certified mechanic like one of ours inspects all the components and bleeds the brakes if needed and as needed. How often these maintenance procedures need to be followed mainly depends on your vehicle. However, you can get more information about this in the vehicle's owner's manual. Furthermore, certain driving habits will help to prolong the life of your brakes. For instance, try to avoid sudden and heavy braking, except if there is an emergency. Give yourself enough distance from the car ahead so that braking is smooth instead of sudden, which should prevent putting unnecessary stress on the brakes. Common Brake Issues Consider the fact that if something was to go wrong with the braking system, it would severely impede your ability to stop the vehicle and compromise your safety. However, the most common braking problem has to be worn brake pads. When the pads wear out, it leads to friction between the plates and rotors, which leads to warping of the rotors, which means getting it resurfaced or replaced. Also, leaks in the master cylinder, worn shoes, electrical problems, frozen brake calipers, and various other faulty parts are just some of the issues that are common with most brakes. The good news is that we have a team of experts that will closely inspect and then diagnose problems with your brakes. We then go about fixing the issues in the best possible way. In fact, we can walk you through our entire brake repair process and answer any questions you might have before starting. Jordan Weine Owner – Bay Diagnostic Serving Brooklyn Since 1985 For over 35 years Bay Diagnostic has been a Brooklyn staple helping you get back on the road faster than the dealer can. A full-service automotive repair shop in Brooklyn that specializes in scheduled service, preventive maintenance and concierge service. At Bay Diagnostic, you will come to expect what the automotive repair experience should be, fast, easy and reliable. A one stop shop for your vehicle needs. We proudly service Audi, BMW, Land Rover, Mercedes, Mini, Porsche, Smart Car, and Volkswagen vehicles.