Read This Before You Buy New Brakes for Your Car
If you’re in the market for new brakes for your car, you may be wondering which type is best. There are two types of brakes: disc brakes and drum brakes.
Both types are effective, but disc brakes tend to be more reliable and require less maintenance. In this blog post, we’ll take a closer look at both types and help you decide which one is right for you.
A Disc brake works by using brake pads to squeeze a spinning disc, slowing down the wheel. The advantage of disc brakes is that they’re less likely to overheat, making them more reliable. They also require less maintenance than drum brakes. The downside of disc brakes is that they can be more expensive to replace if the pads wear out.
A Drum brake works by using shoes to press against the inside of a drum, causing the wheel to slow down. Drum brakes are cheaper than disc brakes and don’t require as much maintenance. However, they’re not as reliable and can overheat more easily.
So which type of brake is right for you? If you’re looking for a reliable option that requires less maintenance, then disc brakes are the way to go. However, if you’re on a budget, then drum brakes may be a better option. Whichever type of brake you choose, make sure to have it inspected regularly to ensure that it’s in good working condition.
Do you have any questions about choosing the right type of brake for your car? Here at Werner’s, we’re always happy to help. Give us a call or stop by our shop and we’ll be happy to answer any of your questions. Thanks for reading!