What Are ABS and Parking Brakes?

Vehicle braking systems today including ABS and parking brakes involve a huge number of components that work together closely to make sure that you are able to stop or manoeuvre your vehicle safely under control. The key components in a vehicle’s braking system are the master cylinder, servo, callipers for each wheel, hydraulic brake fluid and then there are cylinders, disks, pads, drums and shoes. Every component is linked by a series of pipes and hoses.

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What Are The Best Family Cars in 2021

What Are The Best Family Cars in 2021?

The family hatchback faces a fight for survival. Once the default choice for families needing practicality, space, fuel economy and style, many people now turn to high-riding crossovers or SUVs. But the family hatchback has not yet had its day, read our article to find out what was voted the best family cars in 2021…

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Drum Brakes

What Are Drum Brakes?

Modern braking systems involve a huge number of different components in the vehicle working closely together so you can stop and manoeuvre your vehicle under control. The key components within the vehicle’s braking system are the master cylinder, a servo, brake callipers on each wheel, brake fluid and cylinders, discs, pads, drum brakes and shoes. All the components are linked by hoses and pipes. Read our article in full to find out what drum brakes are…

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How Do Brakes Work

How Do Brakes Work?

Today’s braking systems in vehicles involve a huge number of different components working closely together to make sure that you can stop and manoeuvre your vehicle whilst maintaining control. The key components within your vehicle’s braking system include the master cylinder, a servo, brake callipers for each wheel, brake fluid and also cylinders, discs, pads, drums and shoes. All of these components are linked together by a series of hoses and pipes. Read our article in full to find out how brakes work…

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Brake Inspection

Do I Need A Brake Inspection?

If you are worried about the performance of your brakes or you would like to have them checked before you go on a long journey, then please book an appointment at Car Clinic Ellesmere Port and one of our expert brake technicians will undertake a no-obligation brake inspection for you. We will provide you with information on your brakes and a quote for any work that we recommend.

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Winter Driving Tick List

Winter Driving Tick List

Winter Driving Tick List

As the days get shorter, road conditions get tougher. Ensuring your vehicle remains roadworthy, whether for your daily commute or a big post-lockdown getaway, is essential. To help you deal with the weather, we have created a handy winter driving tick list that will guide you through some key questions and considerations as you prepare for colder weather.

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