The brakes are without a doubt the most important safety feature of a semi-truck, given the massive amount of momentum of these multi-ton vehicles. For that reason, it is important to have your brakes regularly serviced and inspected by an experienced service provider. A technician will be able to keep your brakes properly adjusted and change out worn down parts as necessary.
However, just because you schedule regular brake inspections, that doesn’t mean that you should overlook certain important maintenance tasks that you yourself can perform. If you would like to learn more about what it takes to keep your truck’s brakes in tip-top shape, read on. This article will outline three key aspects of brake maintenance.