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Why are my brakes squeaking?

Why are my brakes squeaking?

        Why are my brakes squeaking?   There are many reasons why your brakes are squeaking but we have narrowed down a few that could be the cause.   First, the most recent could be a lack of driving. Nowadays with more people working from home, the lack of driving can cause the moving parts to freeze.   2nd, there could be an object stuck in the brakes.   3rd, there could be frozen calipers or caliper sliders.   4th, Seized brake pads.   5th, delaminated or rusted rotors which could be caused by rust, salt, lack of brake pad contact.   Last, your brake pads can be worn and getting ready for replacement.   Doing annual Brake Services can help to keep things working and not seize up. This will also ... read more

Why Wont My Tire Pressure Light Go Off?

Why Wont My Tire Pressure Light Go Off?

  Why Wont My Tire Pressure Light Go Off?   Why Won't My Tire Pressure Light Go Off? The Tires are not inflated to your Car’s Recommended Tire Pressure, one or all of them. The Spare Tire sometimes has a Sensor on it so don’t forget to check that Tire Pressure.   There can be a Leak In The Tire by a puncture or a sharp Object Stuck In The Tire. Your Rim could be Dirty and need cleaning. The Sensor can actually be bad or broken and might need replacing. Lastly, Your Sensor might need to be reset. You can do this by Driving it so it can reset. Some Vehicles might need to be reset by a procedure or Scan Tool.   I don’t recommend going and replacing parts. Replacing random parts can be more costly than not. If you hav ... read more