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Auto Mechanics | Ajax | Brake Repair
BRAKE REPAIR IN AJAX, ON
OUR BRAKE REPAIR SHOP IN AJAX INCLUDES BRAKE PAD REPLACEMENT, BRAKE CALIPER SERVICE, ROTOR RESURFACING, BRAKE LEAKS, BRAKE FLUSH & MASTER CYLINDER REPAIR. WE WELCOME ALL CUSTOMERS IN AJAX, INCLUDING CENTRAL AJAX, RIVERSIDE, DUFFINS BAY, APPLECROFT, CLOVER RIDGE, NORTHEAST & NORTHWEST AJAX.
* Please be advised during our busy seasons beginning April 1st and October 1st, service is by appointment only. Thank you for your understanding!
Full Service Brake Repair on Westney Rd in Ajax
Our brake repair shop on Westney Road South in Ajax is across the street from Hilton Garden Inn Ajax and the Keg Steakhouse. We are located in the southwestern part of the city near the intersection of Westney Road South and Bayly Street West. We're about 4 kilometers west of the Ajax GO Station, about 3 kilometers south of the Durham Centre shopping mall, and within a few kilometers of Ajax's Rotary and Waterfront Park.
Our Ajax brake repair shop location provides relatively quick access to Highway 401, as well as Harwood Avenue and Kingston Road West. This can make it easier to commute to other parts of Ajax or nearby cities once we’ve completed your brake service.
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Quality Brake Service & Cost in Ajax
Brake Pad Replacement on a 2018 Dodge Ram in Ajax - What Happened?
A Dodge Ram owner in Ajax noticed their brakes felt spongy and unresponsive. Upon inspection, the brake pads were worn down and needed to be replaced. Our brake repair shop removed the wheels and confirmed that only the brake pads needed to be replaced. The brake rotors were also inspected to ensure they were still in good condition and did not need to be replaced.
Once the new brake pads were installed, we performed a thorough brake test to ensure that the brakes were working properly. The entire brake pad replacement process took about two hours.
Brake Pad Cost Estimate:
The cost of a brake pad replacement on a Dodge Ram in Ajax can vary depending on several factors such as the type of brake pads used. However, in this case the brake repair was between $200 to $300 CAD.
Brake Repair in Ajax - All Makes & Models
Our brake repair in Ajax is a simple and affordable fix. Whichever kind of service your brakes require our mechanics in Ajax will advise the best solutions to have you back on your way in the shortest amount of time.
We will advise on multiple options for an affordable brake repair whether you need brake pad replacement, brake calipers serviced, brake rotors replaced or a brake leak that needs repair.
For brake repair in Ajax on all types of vehicle makes and models contact our garage for an estimate or book your service online to skip the wait time.
Ajax Brake Repair: Common Brake Problems
Some of the more frequent problems for brake repair in Ajax include:
Brake squeal - brake pads getting low
Grinding brakes - metal to metal contact pads and rotors
Brake pedal vibration - warped brake discs
Visible brake fluid leaking - brake line, master cylinder, calipers, wheel cylinder
Brake pedal goes to the floor - brake pads completely worn or brake leak
Amongst other issues, these are the most common brake problems we repair in Ajax. Being familiar with how your brakes feel and sound, and any irregularities should be inspected without delay.
Whether you're looking for an estimate or would rather book your brake repair in Ajax online, give us a call or schedule an appointment and let our mechanics take it from there.
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Brake Pad Replacement in Ajax
Brake pads apply friction to your rotors to slow and stop your vehicle. When brake pads begin to wear you may hear a slight squeal warning that the material is getting low and near a brake pad replacement.
Replacing brake pads before they wear to the metal will save additional expense for brake rotor machining or replacement. If you hear any kind of faint brake squeal as you drive, inspect your brake pads for replacement in Ajax.
AJAX BRAKE PAD REPLACEMENT IN AJAX
Brake Disc Repair in Ajax
If your brake discs need resurfacing you might feel a vibration in the pedal when braking. If the discs have not worn to thin, machining the metal surface should be possible without a replacing the brake discs. This applies to both front and rear brake disc repair in Ajax. As mentioned, your rotors operate as the metal surface for brake pads and can become slightly warped through heat and friction.
Inspecting the brake rotor thickness will determine whether machining or replacing brake rotors is necessary. Either way, we will inform you before any work is done for a brake rotor repair in Ajax.
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Brake Caliper Repair in Ajax
Brake calipers, rotors and pads work together as a unit. Servicing brake calipers will prolong life and keep the calipers from seizing which would lead to excessive pressure to your pads and rotors. Typically, with any brake repair in Ajax, brake calipers rarely need replacing. However, servicing them is standard with our brake caliper service.
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Brake Fluid Leak & Brake Line Repair
If you notice any leaks of brake fluid, this can hinder your stopping ability. Our brake fluid leak repair in Ajax is usually pretty straightforward. Our mechanic will first inspect your complete braking system and check for leaks.
Repairing a brake line leak is typically the replacement of the brake lines, master cylinder, wheel cylinders, or brake booster to ensure your brake fluid is airtight and distributed equally to all four wheels, restoring full braking power.
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Brake Fluid Change Ajax
Our brake fluid flush service in Ajax flushes your brake fluid to remove any debris, contaminants and unwanted chemical deposits. Your vehicle's brake fluid is designed to resist evaporation and provide the hydraulic pressure your brakes need to function properly.
A brake fluid flush in Ajax is often done when installing new brake pads or when you replace your brake lines.
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Brake Shoe Repair in Ajax
A brake shoe replacement is when you replace your brake shoes (typically at the rear wheels of older model vehicles) that have been worn thin from use. Luckily, brake shoe replacements often only require that you remove your old shoes and then install new ones in their place. It's a no-frills job that our mechanics can do in a short amount of time!
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Brake Drum Resurfacing in Ajax
When brake drums wear down, they tend to crack and create uneven wear on the inner drum. If this happens, your brake pedal may pulsate. Stop by our brake repair shop in Ajax to inspect whether you need can have your brake drums machined or replaced.
Before a brake drum repair or replacement in Ajax, our mechanic will inspect it for cracks, grooves, and any other problems that indicate a bad brake drum. In some cases, a brake drum can be machined. In the event of badly worn drums, a replacement may be necessary.
While we have your rear brakes apart, we will also inspect your wheel cylinders as well as your wheel seals to make sure everything is working optimally before we change your brake drum.
REAR BRAKE DRUM INSPECTION IN AJAX
Brake Booster Master Cylinder Repair in Ajax
There are several signs that your brake booster or master cylinder may need repair, including:
Spongy or Soft Brake Pedal: If you press the brake pedal and it feels soft or spongy, it could be a sign of a problem with the brake booster or master cylinder.
Hard Brake Pedal: A brake pedal that is hard to press down could also be an indicator of a problem with the brake booster or master cylinder.
Brake Warning Light: If the brake warning light on your dashboard comes on, it could indicate a problem with the brake booster or master cylinder.
Brake Fluid Leaks: Leaking brake fluid is a common sign of a problem with the master cylinder. You may notice fluid leaking from under your car or around the brake pedal.
Hissing Brakes: If you hear a hissing sound when you press the brake pedal, it could be a sign of a leak in the brake booster.
If you experience any of these signs, it's important to have your brake booster master cylinder inspected by our local certified mechanic as soon as possible to avoid any potential safety hazards while driving.
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How Much Is a Brake Repair in Ajax Cost?
We'd love to be able to give you a one price fits all cost for brake repair in Ajax. However, given the many components of a brake repair or service, the cost varies.
Generally, brake repair cost in Ajax is our hourly labor rate plus the cost of the components that need to be replaced or repaired. A standard brake repair at our shop in Ajax charges $25.00 for a brake inspection and repairs starting at $175 for a brake service.
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Ajax Brake Repair & Service Process
When you bring your vehicle to our brake repair shop in Ajax, we will be able to diagnose the problem with your vehicle's braking system quickly. Once that is complete, we will advise you of what needs to be replaced and the cost of your brake repair. Upon your approval, one of our professional technicians can get started with your brake repair. We are committed to getting you back on the road safely as soon as possible.
Regular maintenance of your vehicle's brake system will ensure that your vehicle operates smoothly and safely. Maintaining the quality of your brakes will save on repair costs. We recommend our customers have a brake inspection every six months so we can provide recommendations and catch problems early before they escalate.
Schedule your brake service in Ajax online and avoid time spent sitting in the garage waiting for a repair.
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