Then Chatham’s leading garage in Medway, Pentagon Motorist Centre is the garage to use. We can deal with all your brake problems.
It could be that you are worried about a warning light illuminated or the handbrake no longer holds on a hill. It may be that you have noticed that your brake fluid is leaking. These are all faults that we can rectify. Don’t hesitate book your vehicle in so that our mechanics can check your vehicles brakes.
Is your ABS light on or is a brake hose split? Both these faults would be an MOT failure. Are your brakes simply not very good or does your brake pedal feel too hard? This could be a brake servo problem.
A grinding noise could be a build up of surface rust on the disc or the pads and discs may need replacing. Worn out brake pads or brake shoes could cause in efficient brakes. We can deal with all these requests.
A squeaking noise could mean that your vehicle’s brakes require servicing this would include removing the rear drums, or it could be that your vehicle has an audible indicator telling you that your brake pads have all but worn out.
Having a brake warning light on might mean that your vehicle has brake fluid loss or it could be simply that the pads are about to wear out. It is always advisable to get any grinding noise, judder or leaking faults checked before they escalate causing unnecessary repair bills.
Fluid loss can be very dangerous it could be that a brake caliper, master cylinder or wheel cylinder is leaking; it could be that a metal brake pipe has corroded. Leaks could lead to brake failure. Pentagon Motorist Centre is the garage to use in Medway.
Call us at our workshop in Chatham for all your vehicle’s braking needs, from noises to leaking fluid, we can cover everything.
Has your car got an (ABS) Assisted Braking System fault? Many vehicles today have some kind of braking or steering stability assistance to help the driver keep control of the vehicle when needed. Individual manufactures may use different terminology (EBD) Electronic Brakeforce Distribution, (ESP) Electronic Stability Programme, (ESC) Electronic Stability Control, (EBL) Electronic Brakeforce Limitation, (TS) Traction Control (DSC) Dynamic Stability Control.
Brake pedal creep, fluid loss or a brake warning light on, it could be your master cylinder failing.
Is your vehicle suffering with brake pedal creep, fluid loss or a brake warning light on? it could be that your brake caliper is failing.
Can you feel brake pedal bounce, judder or hear a grinding noise? It could be that your brake discs have worn out and are warped. We are in Chatham near to both Gillingham and Rochester in the centre of the Medway towns and can deal with all your vehicles braking faults.
If your vehicle has brake judder or a grinding noise, it could be that your brake drums are oval and worn out and need to be replaced. Pentagon Motorist Centre in Chatham is one of the leading garages in Medway and can diagnose a faulty braking system and replace the necessary parts as required.
Is your vehicle's brake pedal soft or spongy? Is the fluid low or needs to be changed or is the warning light on?
Are your vehicle brake hoses cracked or split? Is the fluid leaking or low and needs to be changed? Is the warning light on?
Are your vehicle's brakes grinding, squealing or squeaking? Then your car’s brake pads may be worn and need to be replaced. Pentagon Motorist Centre in Chatham near Rochester in Medway are the local garage close to Chatham town centre that can carry out this type of repair.
Are your car brake pipes corroded with rust or is the brake warning light on because there is fluid loss due to leakage? Pentagon Motorist Centre in Chatham near Gillingham and Rochester in the centre of Medway can make up a brake pipe specifically to match your vehicle and change the corroded brake pipes as required.
Is your brake pedal hard? Or is there a sucking/whooshing noise? Your vehicle may have a split breather or faulty servo.
Are your vehicle's brakes not holding? Are they jammed or locked on? Are they making a grinding noise, squeak or squeal? They may be worn out and need to be replaced.
Do your vehicle's brakes hold on or appear to stick? This could be your vehicle's brake shoes worn or wheel cylinders leaking? Our Chatham based garage in Medway is close to the towns of both Gillingham and Rochester and can carry out brake inspections and replace all types of braking systems.
With two bays we are one of the largest testing stations in Medway. Use our booking request form to book your MOT and one of our team will get back to you to confirm.
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