Your car, truck or SUV has several safety features to offer. Seat-belts and air-bags are among the first for drivers to consider when thinking which safety features are available in their vehicle. The truth is that your braking system is likely to be the most important safety feature that all vehicles have. This is because your brakes allow you to obey even the most rudimentary traffic laws and help you avoid road hazards by coming to a complete stop.
Most drivers tend to take their braking system for granted but overtime there are several factors that can impact your brakes. First of all, your brake pads are going to wear down eventually. Do not fret, this is meant to happen because your brake pads help prevent metal to metal contact. It helps reduce friction and in turn the heat that could otherwise cause components in your braking system to warp and eventually prematurely fail.