Brake Fluid Flush Glendora
All the car braking systems of today are hydraulic type, which control braking action through fluid pressure. Brake fluid flush or the periodical changing of brake fluid, is a largely ignored braking system maintenance chore, and that is why Certified Auto Specialists makes certain this task is not overlooked during our standard brake diagnosis and brake repair service.
The primary reason for a periodic brake fluid flush or brake fluid replacement is the chemical nature of the glycol based braking fluids. These chemicals are hygroscopic, and they have a tendency to absorb moisture. With moisture absorption, boiling point of these fluids goes down and the efficiency of braking also gets compromised. When the boiling point drops, the brakes don’t work properly in high temperature conditions or high braking situations. Fresh brake fluid is clear, while the one which has absorbed moisture is denser and less clear. This deterioration of braking fluid quality can be especially detrimental to anti-lock braking systems.
There is no way that one can totally stop the entry of moisture into the braking system, as the whole system is exposed to atmosphere through venting. During each opening of the master cylinder, a little moisture is absorbed. However, the process of absorption is slow and if you schedule a regular brake fluid flush, then this problem of brake fading, due to moisture absorption can be kept at bay. Brake fluid flushing guarantees that your brakes have a shorter response time and they work perfectly when you need them.
Our Technicians are trained and certified to extensive brake fluid flush, repair and maintenance on your vehicle. Anything from changing brake pads, to performance upgrades, to brake diagnosis, repairing or replacing tires, and more, we can do it.
If you have questions about the brake system requirements for your vehicle, contact us at Certified Auto Specialists and we will advise you of the various maintenance recommendations for your car, truck, van, SUV, crossover, or motorcycle. Call us anytime at to schedule a maintenance appointment for your automobile, or stop by our location at 476 S. Vermont Ave, Glendora, CA 91741.