Brake repair in Healdsburg

August 4th, 2016

You can't predict when something is going to force you to "dynamite the brakes" as the saying goes. That means you need to ensure your brakes are continuously "up-to-snuff." Since you can't predict every situation, you must control what can be controlled and that's vehicular maintenance. Following are several tips on how to make sure your brakes remain in top operating condition throughout the year to ensure the safest driving experience.

Don't wait until you hear squeaks or grinding. If you haven't had your brakes checked in a while, get to it. Brake repair in Healdsburg can usually fix braking systems without complete reinstallation; but left too long, any system can break down. Brake cables can become corroded and disintegrate over time resulting in loss of function. Brake discs will also wear down eventually. A regular yearly checkup will ensure everything is in working order. Additionally, you should be careful to:

  • Never drive if the parking brake is on.
  • Always get strange noises (like high-pitched squeaks) investigated.
  • Get a checkup if brakes shake or vibrate.
  • Replace brake fluid as needed.
  • Use inclusive services.

When you're looking for a brake repair place, try and find one that offers as many services as possible. Generally, you'll find that multiple repairs are needed on your vehicle. It's inconvenient to go to many different centers for this. Services you should look for include:

  • General Tune-Up
  • Air Filter Replacement
  • Battery Care
  • Belt and Hose Care/Replacement
  • Maintenance of Cooling System
  • Maintenance of Drive Lines
  • Electrical System Maintenance
  • Diagnostic Work On Engine
  • Exhaust Work
  • Repair of Flat Tires
  • General Fluid Replacement/Testing
  • Restoration of Headlights
  • Heating
  • Oil Change
  • General Preventative Maintenance
  • Steering/Suspension
  • Tire Balancing, Installation, and Rotation
  • Alignments
  • Windshield Wiper Sale and Repair
  • A Full Service Center
    • McLea's Tire and Automotive Centers offer brake repair in Healdsburg, as well as a bevy of other services including all those mentioned above. Their services are affordable and speedy and McLea's always appraises customers of the situation and the best course of action. Don't neglect to keep your vehicle's braking mechanism intact; contact McLea's at (707) 542-0363.

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415 Portal St
Cotati, CA 94931
707-792-0540
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100 Stony Point Rd
Petaluma, CA 94952
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106 Baker Ave
Santa Rosa, CA 95407
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800 Piner Rd
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
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10350 Old Redwood Highway
Windsor, CA 95492
707-687-2062
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