Brakes

  • For Brakes' Sake (Brake Rotor Service in North Ridgeville)
    Think of how much abuse your brakes take. Day in and day out, they stop your vehicle when it's going fast and when it's going slow. Maybe your vehicle has been vibrating when you brake, or maybe it se...
    Published on: Sep 14, 2018
  • Put on the Brakes: Brake Service at Xtreme
    When it comes to preventive maintenance and vehicle care, most North Ridgeville drivers know how important it is to check their brakes. But brakes are more than just brake pads and shoes. There...
    Published on: Sep 14, 2018
  • Automotive Tips from Xtreme: Rotor Problems
    The brake rotor, or disc, is attached to your wheel. The brake pads rub on the rotor to slow your car when you are driving in North Ridgeville.Rotors can warp, crack or become misaligned. They ca...
    Published on: Oct 14, 2018
  • Hitting The Brakes In North Ridgeville
      Hello North Ridgeville, let's talk about brakes. {{ image('MTg4') }} But the mechanical aspects of the brakes themselves are just one issue. There's also the power brake pump and brake fluid. A...
    Published on: Oct 28, 2018
  • Braking News: Keep Your Stopping Power
    Richard Petty once told AutoNetTV, “You've gotta have good brakes. If you've got good brakes you can keep yourself out of a lotta trouble.”That's why a regular brake inspection is on eve...
    Published on: Apr 21, 2019
  • The Need for Speed (Wheel Speed Sensor Maintenance)
    Today's vehicles have some pretty amazing technology in them, including a computerized braking system we all pretty much take for granted these days.  Antilock brake systems (ABS) have been aroun...
    Published on: May 03, 2020
  • Automotive Tips from Xtreme: Brake Noise
    Your brake pads are the important parts that rub against the rotor (or disc) to slow and stop your car when driving in North Ridgeville. They eventually wear down.When your pads are worn too much, the...
    Published on: Oct 03, 2021
  • A Sticky Brake Situation (Parking Brake Service and Maintenance)
    We've all been there.  You park your vehicle on a steeper than usual hill and worry about it rolling down while you're running your errands.  So you decide you'll use the parking brake. ...
    Published on: Dec 26, 2021
  • Give me a Brake (Light)!
    If that little brake warning light pops up on your dash, do you know what it means? Well, if you said no, you wouldn't be alone. You know it has something to do with your brakes, but exactly what? You...
    Published on: Nov 06, 2022
  • It's Brake Time (Brake Calipers)
    Race car drivers have demonstrated the advantages of disc brakes, so most modern vehicles use them.  Sometimes just the front wheels have disc brakes, but many vehicles now have them all the way ...
    Published on: Jul 09, 2023
  • Xtreme Brake Service for Safe Stopping in North Ridgeville
    Let's talk about something critical for all North Ridgeville drivers: your brakes. Your vehicle is heavy, and it takes a lot of muscle to bring it and your passengers to a safe stop &nd...
    Published on: Oct 22, 2023
  • Brake Service at Xtreme in North Ridgeville
    Brakes really aren't optional equipment for North Ridgeville drivers' vehicles. And taking care of them isn't optional either.A regular brake inspection is on every Ohio driver's vehicle&n...
    Published on: Nov 19, 2023
  • Bad Vibes (Disc brake rotor problems)
    If you were to name the most important safety feature on your vehicle right now, what would your answer be? A lot of driving experts would agree that it’s your brakes.  Most newer vehicles ...
    Published on: Mar 17, 2024