Tires & Brakes

Tires and Brakes Issues in Vehicles

Tires and brakes are a fundamental part of any motor vehicle. These two specific accouterments require adequate maintenance to perform at their best. When you notice that the tires are worn out or the brakes are malfunctioning, you need to diagnose the issue promptly.

Fortunately, we at Logistics mobile repair, have all the necessary tools required to remove, replace, and diagnose all tires and brake malfunctions.

Two Common Problems Encountered and How We Can Help

Northern Virginia has standard roads for sure. However, this doesn’t mean that vehicles are immune to tire & brake malfunctions.

There are a few common problems experienced on the vehicle’s tires and brakes.

 Worn out and flat tire replacement

As much as you can physically identify and replace a worn-out tire, sometimes you need to let the experts get the job done skillfully. Why so? When replacing a worn-out tire, you are vulnerable to injuries. Handling the truck jack, wheel spanner, and lug wrench can prove exhausting.

Moreover, you can get a flat tire in the middle of the road with no tire repair kit. Fortunately, as a mobile repair company, we will come to your aid with all the necessary tools within minutes.

Brake pads replacement

When the brake pads are completely worn out, you need to replace them. To replace the brake pads, we usually use a turkey baster, lug wrench, c-clamp, and bungee cords to get the job done. At logistics mobile repair, we have all these tools ready and in great condition.

How do you know if your vehicle needs Tire & Break Repair?

Failed brakes and unreliable tires are some of the major causes of accidents in Newcastle. Your safety as a driver largely depends on your brakes’ reliability and the strength of your tires. Get a professional at logistics repairs in Newcastle who can regularly look at your truck’s tires and brakes. Some of the major issues in tires and brakes include:

Underinflated or Overinflated Tires

Every truck has its specified tire filling. Underinflation increases rolling resistance; this may lead to reduced fuel economy and reduced fuel economy. Underinflation also wears out the treads and strains the belts holding the tires together.

On the other hand, overinflation reduces the contact patch, resulting in poor stability and limited tractions. Overinflated tires are more prone to punctures because the tires cannot absorb impact from road debris.

Low Tread Depth

Tire treads give the tires a better grip and channel water and debris away. To test your tire treads’ depth, you insert a coin on the treads’ center groove. At logistics repairs in Newcastle, you can have the tread depth checked and get advice on the best tires.

Squealing Breaks

 You need to have your brake pads changed regularly to avoid the squealing sounds from the brakes. The squealing sounds are not only annoying to the truck’s driver but every other driver near the squealing vehicle.

Controlled truck Direction during Breaking

A truck should not lose direction when breaking. Otherwise, if it does, you need to visit a professional at logistics Repairs Newcastle and get the truck fixed. A collapsed brake line or stuck caliper are some of the causes of pulls when braking.

Mobile Repair Services

The most common truck problems dealt
with at logistics repairs at Newcastle are:

Computer Diagnostic & DPF issues

We can troubleshoot issues like erratic engine misbehavior, general low voltage, and bad starters. Our diagnostic tools can troubleshoot both software and hardware issues.

Tires & Brakes

Tires and brakes are a fundamental part of any motor vehicle. These two specific accouterments require adequate maintenance to perform at their best.

Welding, Air Leaks

Logistics mobile repair has a response team in place to resolve all the welding and air leaks that occur as a result of bad weather and damaged snorkel (plastic boot) around the engine area.

Electrical & ABS issues

When it comes to the electrical issues in a truck, you have no other choice but to contact the professionals. All the electrical configurations in a truck are skillfully done and cannot be handles casually.

Tractor & Trailer issues

Our mobile repair team will maneuver the long and wearisome journey to come to your aid. We will respond to any distress call no matter the time of day.

Engine Overheating

Overheating may be caused by a blown gasket or issues arising from the fuel tank. To deal with this problem and prevent any failures, you can visit the best logistics repairs in Newcastle.

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