Ford Focus>> Brake system>> Check of a condition of brake system
Check of brake system on a dry place, in dry weather.
Check carry out in the following sequence:
- check all shlangovy connections and connections of pipelines, and also brake mechanisms. Dark stains and damp places are the certificate of leakage of brake liquid;
- check brake hoses. They should not have shabby places through which liquid can filter. If you found it, immediately replace them with new hoses;
- clear brake pipelines outside aerosol means for drawing of polymeric protection. The pipeline will become covered by a protective polymeric layer. Do not apply to cleaning a grinding skin or a metal brush. If the protective layer nevertheless is damaged, put on the pipeline a layer of earth for protection against a rust. If you found corrosion ulcers, change of a form or dints of stones on the brake pipeline, immediately replace the damaged pipelines;
- on valves for air removal from brake system dustproof caps should be established;
- in the spring and in the autumn check pressure in brake system. For this purpose press a brake pedal with full force and hold about one minute, thus a pedal should not "fail" to a floor. If it occurs, means имееются defective cuffs in the main brake cylinder or brake mechanisms. Find damp places and eliminate malfunction.