You won’t find any quarrel from anyone – daily commuter, long-haul trucker, track addict or offroad racer – when it comes to acknowledging the fact that brakes have to be in top condition every time you step out the door to drive whatever vehicle it is you drive. Any car or SUV that has unreliable brakes would be terrifying to drive, and the chances for an accident or injury are great.
Let’s face it. The most convenient way to maintain the brakes in your car would be to drop it off at the dealer’s and pick it up after a couple of hours. But it’s an ugly reality that not all dealers provide consistent quality service, or competitive prices. Long-time car owners have probably developed a good relationship with an independent mechanic or service shop, and this would be an excellent alternative to a dealer. But new cars that are … Read More