Brakes are arguable the most important safety features on a vehicle, so when they start to make noise, you aren’t wrong to worry! Regular brake service is an important component to keeping your Audi or Volkswagen at its peak performance. So, if your brakes are making noise it, it generally comes down to a few common causes.
Typical Reasons for Brake Squeal
- Worn brake pads
- Worn rotors
- Bad or missing anti-rattle springs
- Improper compound
Most of the time, these issues can be checked with a quick visual diagnostic, even when the car is on the ground! Check out our quick video for a how-to on how to inspect your brakes. If it looks like it’s time for brake service, Deutsche Autoparts can help whether you chose a shop or to DIY! If you go the DIY route, check out our brake pad and rotor selection at ShopDap.com.
If you’re local to the Charlotte area, feel free to reach out to our new repair facility. DAP Repair specializes and Audi and VW service, and can get your brake system operating as quietly and effectively as new! Come check us out and we’ll be happy to help!