Brakes are among the most changed parts of a car. Sometimes, you might hear a squeak while backing out of your garage and other times it might be a long squeal while coming to a stop. Besides these annoyances, brakes can pose a safety threat if not taken care of immediately. For instance, worn out brakes can take longer time to come to bring a car to a complete stop. If either of these occurrences is happening to you, don’t delay and let Fort Worth’s best auto repair shop keep you safe on the road.

There are several components in a brake system. Other shops will usually replace just the pads and rotors and send you on your way without checking the other parts. Oakland Auto Repair’s ASE certified technicians check everything including:

  • Master cylinder
  • Brake reservoir
  • Brake lines
  • Brake caliper
  • Brake piston
  • Brake pads
  • Brake rotors
  • Parking brake
  • Power booster
  • Brake hoses
  • Brake drums
  • Brake shoes
  • Brake fluid
  • Anti-lock brake system
  • Wheel bearings
  •  Wheel cylinder

As you can see, many parts go into the effective performance of a car’s brakes. Having a Fort Worth auto mechanic shop that thinks of your safety first is a reason why our customer’s love us. We know most locals to Dallas-Fort Worth rely on their vehicles for daily transportation, so by spending so much time in cars, we strive to make sure safety is our first priority when servicing any brakes.

Whether the rotors need resurfacing or the brake fluid needs replacing, proper and regular maintenance will ensure your brakes are in tiptop shape and can save you costly repairs down the line. So next time you ask “why are my brakes soft,” just contact your friends at Oakland Auto Repair to get you fixed up as soon as possible.