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Inspecting Brake Hoses to Help Prevent Failure

Most hydraulic brake hoses are made to handle extreme conditions, but sometimes they do fail. After all, most brake hoses live in a tough environment. The best way to prevent failures is by performing a thorough physical inspection with your hands and eyes (and sometimes even your feet).

Brake Line Inspection: Corrosion Warning Signs and Protecting Against Liability

Some automakers have changed the way they route and protect brake lines. It is not uncommon to see plastic covers over brake lines. Also, some manufacturers will minimize exposure of the lines by routing them in the wheel wells.