For Brakes’ Sake (Brake Rotor Service in GREELEY)

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 seems like your stopping distance is a little bit longer than it used to be. Then it’s […]

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 around for years but they help drivers stop in much shorter distances reliably than ever before.  When you see your ABS warning light come on, it’s […]

Phil’s Pro Auto Service Brake Service for Safe Stopping in GREELEY

Let’s talk about something critical for all GREELEY drivers: your brakes. Your vehicle is heavy, and it takes a lot of muscle to bring it and your passengers to a safe stop – so everything needs to be in good working order. Here’s an explanation on how your disc brakes work: The wheel hub keeps your wheel attached to your […]

Stop It! You Need Good Brakes

Good brakes are obviously very important. If you’ve ever had your brakes go out while you’re driving around the GREELEY area, you’ll know how terrifying it can be. Today we’ll focus on how to tell when you have a brake problem and how to make good repair choices. Often, the first indication that something’s wrong […]

Brake Service at Phil’s Pro Auto Service in GREELEY

Brakes really aren’t optional equipment for GREELEY drivers’ vehicles. And taking care of them isn’t optional either.A regular brake inspection is on every Colorado driver’s vehicle maintenance schedule. At Phil’s Pro Auto Service, our team will check your brake system and let you know if there are any problems. Of course, if you’re having trouble with your brakes, get your […]

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’re not sure. One of the reasons is that it could mean a lot of different […]

Hitting the Brakes in GREELEY

Safety should always be an element of your vehicle care. So even if you don’t care about how your vehicle looks, you should practice preventive maintenance to protect yourself — and other GREELEY drivers — on the road. And good safety starts with good brakes.Brakes need a regular inspection. There are  parts that wear out or wear down, […]

Automotive Tips from Phil’s Pro Auto Service: 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 GREELEY.Rotors can warp, crack or become misaligned. They can also be damaged by worn out brake pads that scratch grooves into the surface. These conditions result in less contact surface […]

Automotive Tips from Phil’s Pro Auto Service: 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 GREELEY. They eventually wear down.When your pads are worn too much, they won’t stop your vehicle as well. When the friction material is worn away, metal parts of the pad are exposed […]

Put on the Brakes: Brake Service at Phil’s Pro Auto Service

When it comes to preventive maintenance and vehicle care, most GREELEY drivers know how important it is to check their brakes. But brakes are more than just brake pads and shoes. There are a lot of components in the brake system, and they all need to be in good working order.The pads and shoes are known […]