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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Disc Brakes

What Are Disc Brakes?

Today’s brakes involve a number of different components working together in concert to ensure you can stop and manoeuvre a vehicle whilst keeping it under control. The key components of a vehicle’s braking system are: a master cylinder, servo, brake callipers on each wheel, hydraulic fluid and then disks, pads, cylinders, drums and shoes. All the braking components are linked together by a network of hoses and pipes. Read our article in full about what disc 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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