Recommended periodicity: each 24 000 km of run or 12 months.
At work brake pads the brake dust which contains asbestos, unhealthy is formed, therefore at clearing brake pads do not use compressed air and do not inhale a dust.
For clearing of brake mechanisms use only a special cleaner of brakes.
In addition to the established intervals it is necessary to check brakes at each removal of a wheel or at suspicion on presence of defects.
The basic signs of malfunctions of brakes are:
– Car withdrawal in one party at intensive braking;
– The increased brake way;
– A strong squealing sound at braking;
– Leaks of a brake liquid, usually on an internal part of the tyre or a wheel.
Brake pads disk brakes have the built in indicators of deterioration which at limiting deterioration brake pads publish a squealing or extraneous (scratching) sound at braking. In this case immediately replace brake pads, the brake disk otherwise will be damaged.