ELECTRONIC PARKING BRAKE
Electronic Parking Brake : The electronic parking brake allows the driver to apply the parking brake with the touch of a button. There are several types or electronic parking brake systems used. A electronic parking brake computer is used to calculate and apply the parking brake when applied. An electric motor design that pulls the emergency brake cables is one style. Another style use caliper motors to apply the brakes simultaneously as the parking brake is applied. Electric power must be available on these types of vehicles to be able to apply the electronic parking brake.
When the electronic parking brake fails, a warning may display on your dashboard or the parking brake lamp may flash. Diagnostic equipment must be used to properly diagnose these electronic parking brake systems. Damage can occur to electric caliper motors if a brake job is performed improperly. Guy’s Automotive can properly perform brake jobs on these style brakes. Guy’s Automotive can properly diagnose and repair all types of electronic parking brake problems on all types of automobiles. Contact Guy’s Automotive today and get your electronic parking brake properly repaired.