Monthly Archives: August 2022

Celebrate Brake Safety Awareness Month with RM Automotive

Celebrate Brake Safety Awareness Month with RM Automotive

August is Brake Safety Awareness Month, and it is a special time to give your brake some much-needed attention. Most drivers don’t think about their brakes until there is a noticeable problem. Unfortunately, that is not safe for you or your vehicle. Your car’s brake components go through wear and tear throughout the year. To prevent any safety hazards from arising, we invite you to RM Automotive for a thorough brake inspection.   Auto manufacturers and mechanics recommend that you have your brakes inspected at least once a year. During a brake inspection at our auto service shop, we will look for several warning signs. They include: Unusual noises - The first red flag of bad brakes is noise. If you hear a squealing or screeching sound coming from your brakes, it means that your brake pads are worn. This component has a unique, metal wear indicator that erupts when the brake pads wear thin. Low or soft brake pedal - A soft brake pedal is an indication that your car ... read more