The heart of any vehicle is its engine. That why there’s an utmost importance on keeping your vehicle regularly serviced. If your vehicle starts to make unusual sounds here are signs that your vehicle need to be seen by an auto professional as soon as possible.
According to an article at angieslist.com, “When Is It time to Visit an Auto Repair Shop?”
“While modern cars are more reliable than ever, they still need regular maintenance and many motorists don’t notice a needed repair until something changes, particularly how the car sounds.
You’re the most familiar with how your car is supposed to sound, so any new, unusual sound should be a call to action to contact a trusted auto repair pro. “Any unusual sounds need to be checked out,” says Christoph Erdel, service manager at highly rated Euro Motorworks in Indianapolis. “The louder and more frequent the noise, the more urgent it is to get it looked at.”
Check out the possible explanation to these five sometimes mysterious sounds that indicate your car needs professional service:
1. Squealing or screeching when you brake
What repair your vehicle may need: New brake pads, rotor resurfacing or replacement
“This is usually a sign that brake hardware is worn, resulting in a pad not releasing properly thereby causing excessive heat and noise,” says Ben Stallings, president of highly rated Beck Service Center in Indianapolis. Some vehicle manufacturers also build in a brake wear indication system that emits a squealing noise to indicate brake pads need to be replaced.
Installing new brake pads, and resurfacing or replacing the brake rotors if necessary, will help ensure you’ll be able to stop safely and quietly without causing further damage to your vehicle.” To read the entire click here.
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