Making sure your car is functioning properly is an important responsibility if you’re a driver. Oftentimes, you may be able to determine that your vehicle needs some sort of repair by feeling how it drives, or if the calendar dictates that its time for certain regular maintenance tasks.

Additionally, if you hear unusual noises coming from your car, that can also be a sign that it’s time to have it checked out. Squeaky, squealing brakes can be a common complaint, especially after DIY brake repairs. Even with new parts, brakes can emit annoying noises. Auto mechanic Eric Obrochta shares his tips for safely replacing brake pads in a way that helps eliminate squeaks and squeals.

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