Driving your vehicle
Disc brakes wear indicator
Foot parking brake
Releasing the parking brake
When your brake pads are worn out
and new pads are required, you will Applying the parking brake
hear a high pitched warning sound
from your front or rear brakes. You
may hear this sound come and go or
it may occur whenever you depress
the brake pedal.
Note that some driving conditions or
climates may cause a brake squeal
when you first apply (or lightly apply)
the brakes. This is normal and does
not indicate a problem with your
Firmly depress the brake pedal.
To engage the parking brake, first Depress the parking brake pedal
apply the foot brake and then down and it will release automatical-
depress the parking brake pedal
down as far as possible.
To avoid costly brake repairs, do
not continue to drive with worn
If the parking brake does not release
or does not release all the way, have
the system checked by an authorized
Always replace brake pads as com-
plete front or rear axle sets.
To reduce the risk of SERIOUS
INJURY or DEATH, do not oper-
ate the parking brake while the
vehicle is moving except in an
emergency situation. It could
damage the brake system and
lead to an accident.
|Categories||Hyundai Manuals, Hyundai Sonata Manuals|
|Document Type||Owners Manual|
|Product Brand||Hyundai, Sonata|
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