How Does Brake Disc Skimming Work?

Published : 08/03/2017 14:24:02
Categories : Brake Skimming

Our Brake Skimming process will return your brakes to ex-factory condition. The process matches the disc to the hub.

If there is the slightest run-out in the hub (i.e. it doesn’t rotate in a perfectly true way), Our Brake Skimming process will take care of this and correct it by automatically compensating for it. A great video explaining this is available on YouTube.

Brake Skimming Now Available in Dublin

The lathe works on the vehicle, by attaching itself directly to the hub. The technology includes an automatic, electronically-controlled, gyroscope system which measures run-out in the hub and corrects for this to an accuracy of 0.025mm. That’s less than the thickness of a human hair! The automatic surface machining of a disc is completed in around 4 minutes. The complete process takes less than 10 minutes per disc. All brake discs can be skimmed at least once. The only time your brake discs should be replaced is when they reach minimum thickness. Leading manufacturers have approved the Pro-Cut process of brake disc skimming. These include Porsche, BMW, Nissan, Peugeot, Subaru, Chrysler, Mitsubishi, Mazda, Ferrari General Motors, Kia, Jaguar, Land Rover, Ford, Toyota, Honda and the performance brakes manufacturer EBC.

Brake Disc Skimming will ....

  • Stop brake pedal pulsation, juddering, squeaks and squeals.
  • Improve braking performance on your vehicle - increasing safety whilst driving.
  • Save money on your vehicle service.

Call us Budget Tyres Today and have you Brakes Skimmed from €25 per brake pad.

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