Trusty Tire Inc. provides Parking Brake Adjustment services to Orange County, IN, Harrison County, IN, Washington County, IN, and other surrounding areas.
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The Basics Behind Parking Brake Adjustment Services at Trusty Tire Inc.

Whether you have a disc brake system or a drum brake system, you have a parking brake that is responsible for locking your vehicle in a parked position. The parking brake, also known as the emergency brake, is applied independently of regular brakes and is engaged by either pulling the parking brake lever or pressing a special pedal. Most motorists use the parking brake when parking on a steep hill. However, the parking brake can also be used to stop suddenly and prevent an accident from occurring. There are three types of parking brakes that use a ratchet locking mechanism: stick, center level, and pedal. Each type of parking brake depends on the style of driver’s seat, and each operates differently depending on the brake system. You should always consult the owner’s manual to determine the correct position of a disengaged parking brake and whether or not your parking brake needs an adjustment.

Why Should You Have Parking Brake Adjustment Services Performed at Trusty Tire Inc.?

A properly functioning parking brake is critical for your safety and the safety of your passengers. At some point in the life of your brake system, it may be necessary to adjust the parking brake for a few reasons. Parking brakes use cables to transmit lever movement, and these cables stretch through use and as they age. A properly tensioned cable is an important part of firmly engaging a parking brake. A parking brake that no longer grips as it once did or sticks is another reason to seek a parking brake adjustment. Solutions to some parking brake problems may be found in the replacement of parts or additional lubrication to moving components. Our staff will determine the correct parking brake repair or adjustment procedure upon inspecting your parking brake and accompanying components.

We proudly service the Parking Brake Adjustment needs of customers in Orange County, IN, Harrison County, IN, Washington County, IN, and surrounding areas.

Areas Served : Corydon IN | Harrison County IN | Orange County IN | Washington County IN | and surrounding areas

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Trusty Tire Inc

Welcome to Trusty Tire Inc., your one stop automotive repair center for tires, brakes, and shocks. We have been providing automotive services to Harrison County, IN, Floyd County, IN, Jefferson County, KY, Hardin County, KY, Meade County, KY, and Crawford, IN, since 1954. With more than 50 years of quality customer and automotive service, we take pride in our slogan, "A Name You can Trust." We sell nationally recognized tire brands that include MICHELIN®, BFGoodrich®, and Uniroyal®. We are located at 1074 Old Forest Rd NW, Corydon, IN. Our convenient store hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm, Wednesday 8:00am - 6:00pm, and Saturday 8:00am - 12:00pm. Customers can contact us online or by phone at (812) 738-4212.

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Phone: 812-738-4212
Fax: 812-738-1133
Address: 1074 Old Forest Road NW
Corydon, IN 47112

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