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Guide to Brake Replacement at Level Auto: Ensuring Your Safety on the Road

Written By: Mark D.

Written By: Mark D.

Master Licensed Technician with Over 25 Years of Experience

When it comes to vehicle maintenance, brake replacement stands out as one of the most crucial services to ensure your safety and the longevity of your car. Having poorly operating brakes can cause issues and could possibly lead to avoidable collisions. 

At Level Auto, we understand the importance of a reliable braking system, which is why we’ve become the go-to destination for comprehensive brake services. In this guide, we’ll dive into the signs that most likely will indicate a need for brake replacement, the process involved, and why choosing Level Auto is your best bet for a safe and smooth, reliable driving experience. We offer premium brake packages of Rotors and Pads installed at an affordable cost.  

Signs You Need Brake Replacement:

  1. Squealing or Grinding Noises: If you hear these sounds when braking, it’s a clear indicator that your brake pads are worn out and need immediate attention.
  2. Vibrations: Feeling vibrations or pulsations through the brake pedal usually suggests warped rotors or seized components.
  3. Longer Stopping Distances: If your car takes longer to stop than usual, it’s time to check your brakes. Possible brake fluid replacement could also be needed.
  4. Brake Warning Light: The appearance of the brake warning light on your dashboard should never be ignored. Have an inspection done as soon as possible.
  5. Brake pedal going to the floor: If your brake pedal goes to the floor and has poor response could be an indication of low brake pad life.

Why Brake Replacement is Crucial

Brake systems are fundamental to your vehicle’s safety. Worn-out brakes can lead to increased stopping distances, potentially causing accidents. Regular maintenance and timely replacement of brake components not only ensure your safety but also protect your vehicle from more extensive damages.

The Brake Replacement Process at Level Auto

At Level Auto, we follow a comprehensive brake replacement process that includes:

  • Inspection: Our experts begin with a thorough inspection of your vehicle’s braking system to identify any issues.
  • Quality Parts: We use only high-quality, durable parts to ensure your brakes perform optimally for as long as possible.
  • Expert Service: Our certified technicians, equipped with the latest tools and technology, perform brake replacements with precision and care.
  • Testing: After replacement, we conduct rigorous testing to ensure your brakes are responsive and reliable.
  • Guarantee: We offer a 2-year warranty on parts on most brake jobs. We stand by our work and guarantee our workmanship.

Why Choose Level Auto for Your Brake Replacement?

  • Expertise: Our team of certified licensed technicians possesses the expertise to handle brake replacements for a wide range of vehicle makes and models.
  • Quality Assurance: We stand by the quality of our work and offer warranties on parts and labor.
  • Customer Satisfaction: At Level Auto, your safety and satisfaction are our top priorities. We strive to provide exceptional service and transparent communication throughout the process. We offer a detailed estimated which outlines all repairs.
  • Convenience: We understand your time is precious, which is why we offer online scheduling and fast service to get you back on the road as quickly as possible.

What does a brake job cost?

A brake job cost to replace rotors and pads on the front axle of a car typically can cost you from $350 – $500. This includes labour to install. Higher end vehicles are typically more expensive.  If your vehicle requires additional parts such as calipers, brake hoses, brake lines etc., there could be an increase in the cost of the brake job.

Brake replacement is a critical maintenance task that should never be overlooked. At Level Auto, we are committed to service you can rely on to ensure your vehicle is safe and performs at its best in all Canadian weather. Whether you’re experiencing signs of brake wear or it’s time for your regular maintenance, trust Level Auto to deliver superior service and peace of mind. Contact us today to schedule your brake replacement and experience the difference of driving with confidence and safety.

Don’t wait until it’s too late! Ensure your vehicle’s safety by booking your brake replacement appointment with Level Auto today. Visit our website or call us to learn more about our services and how we can help keep you safely on the road. We offer tips to pro long your brake life and save money of future repairs using our loyalty program.


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