Tag Archives: Brake

Kia Borrego recalled due to brake pedal issue

Kia has released a statement announcing the recall of almost 22,000 Borrego models from 2009. The reason for the recall is due to possible problems with the brake pedal mounts. The mounts are made of a fiberglass composition and could … Continue reading

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Brake Repair from Family Tire and Service in Grapevine

When it comes to the safety features in your vehicle, your brake system is arguably the most important of them all. While all of the components of your car require routine maintenance in order to operate at peak performance, issues … Continue reading

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2012 Dodge Journey recalled due to contaminated brake fluid

The NHTSA has issued a recall for the 2012 Dodge Journey SUV due to some units being found to have contaminated brake fluid. According to the NHTSA the contaminated brake fluid can cause a break down in components and cause … Continue reading

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Brake maintenance:brake fluid exchange

Why flush the brake fluid?  Many Original Equipment Manufacturers require the brake fluid to be flushed every two years or 30,000 miles (whichever comes first), to keep the warranty in effect. Both the Car Care Council and The Motorist Assurance … Continue reading

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