Auto electrics comprise electric wiring and auto parts that require electricity to operate. These parts include your auto headlights, brake lights, reverse lights, stereo, multimedia or navigation system, air conditioning unit, alarm system, interior lighting, dashboard lighting, hazard lights, wipers, automatic side mirrors and more.
If you own a vehicle or understand vehicles, you may probably know how the components mentioned above help you during driving. Here's what you need to know to ensure your auto electrics remain in good working condition and where to get them repaired if they are faulty:
Brake shoes need replacing periodically just like brake pads. These devices both do the same job but work in different positions.
Unlike pads, which sit around the disc in your braking system, shoes sit in its drum. Both devices use a friction material to control the speed of your car. As you use them, this material wears down until it reaches the point where it needs to be replaced.
What are the signs that your brake shoes have reached the end of their life?