• Give me a Brake (Light)!

    Sunday 24 March 2019

    If that little brake warning light pops up on your dash, do you know what it means? Well, if you said no, you wouldn't be alone. You know it has something to do with your brakes, but exactly what? You're not sure. One of the reasons is that it could mean a lot of different things. It could be something simple, like you put your parking brake on and forgot to take it off. Easy fix, you're on the road in seconds. Or, it could mean there's something wrong with your anti-lock brake system. That is a... read more

  • For Brakes' Sake (Brake Rotor Service in Daytona Beach)

    Sunday 07 October 2018

    Think of how much abuse your brakes take. Day in and day out, they stop your vehicle when it's going fast and when it's going slow. Maybe your vehicle has been vibrating when you brake, or maybe it seems like your stopping distance is a little bit longer than it used to be. Then it's time to get your brakes checked out. After all, you have to be able to stop if you want to be safe. Nearly all newer vehicles have disc brakes on the front, and many have that type of brake on all four wheels. That... read more

  • Automotive Tips from Honest-1 Auto Care: Rotor Problems

    Sunday 15 July 2018

    The brake rotor, or disc, is attached to your wheel. The brake pads rub on the rotor to slow your car when you are driving in Daytona Beach.Rotors can warp, crack or become misaligned. They can also be damaged by worn out brake pads that scratch grooves into the surface. These conditions result in less contact surface for the brake pads, leaving you with reduced braking power.Over time and miles, rotors can also wear down below safe specifications. It is important for Daytona Beach drivers... read more

  • Braking News: Keep Your Stopping Power

    Monday 16 January 2017

    Richard Petty once told AutoNetTV, “You've gotta have good brakes. If you've got good brakes you can keep yourself out of a lotta trouble.”That's why a regular brake inspection is on every Daytona Beach driver's maintenance schedule. An inspection by your service advisor at Honest-1 Auto Care will check your brake system and let you know if there are any problems.Of course, if you're having trouble with your brakes, get your car into Honest-1 Auto Care in Daytona Beach righ... read more

  • Stop It! You Need Good Brakes

    Wednesday 23 November 2016

    Good brakes are obviously very important. If you've ever had your brakes go out while you're driving around the Daytona Beach area, you'll know how terrifying it can be. Today we'll focus on how to tell when you have a brake problem and how to make good repair choices. Often, the first indication that something's wrong with the brakes is an unusual sound. It could be a squeal, chatter or grinding sound. Some brake pads have a little piece of metal embedded in them that will make a squeal or ch... read more

  • Brake Service at Honest-1 Auto Care in Daytona Beach

    Monday 22 August 2016

    Brakes really aren't optional equipment for Daytona Beach drivers' vehicles. And taking care of them isn't optional either.A regular brake inspection is on every FL driver's vehicle maintenance schedule. At Honest-1 Auto Care, our team will check your brake system and let you know if there are any problems. Of course, if you're having trouble with your brakes, get your car into your Daytona Beach service center right away. And watch out for these problems: Low or spongy... read more

  • Honest-1 Auto Care Brake Service for Safe Stopping in Daytona Beach

    Sunday 01 May 2016

    Let's talk about something critical for all Daytona Beach drivers: your brakes. Your vehicle is heavy, and it takes a lot of muscle to bring it and your passengers to a safe stop – so everything needs to be in good working order. Here's an explanation on how your disc brakes work: The wheel hub keeps your wheel attached to your vehicle. The brake disc – or rotor – is attached to the hub and ro... read more

  • Put on the Brakes: Brake Service at Honest-1 Auto Care

    Thursday 29 January 2015

    When it comes to preventive maintenance and vehicle care, most Daytona Beach drivers know how important it is to check their brakes. But brakes are more than just brake pads and shoes. There are a lot of components in the brake system, and they all need to be in good working order.The pads and shoes are known as the friction materials in the brake system. They push together, providing friction which stops the vehicle. It's no wonder they have to be checked regularly... read more

  • Hitting The Brakes In Port Orange

    Wednesday 27 August 2014

    Hello Daytona Beach, let's talk about brakes. But the mechanical aspects of the brakes themselves are just one issue. There's also the power brake pump and brake fluid. And then there are the tires, which are critical to the effectiveness of the brakes.Let's step back. A new vehicle or truck rolls off a local Daytona Beach showroom floor. It has brand new brakes with brand new brake pads. The brake lines and pump are filled with fresh fluid and are completely clean inside. And... read more

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