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How long do Buick brake pads last?

Buick brake pads usually last between 30,000 and 70,000 miles depending on your driving habits. If you commute in heavy traffic and use your brakes usually, you'll need to get an check more consistently. We suggest you reference your Buick owner's manual for suggested maintenance interval data.

Buick Rear Brake Pad Replacement

Similarly with front brake pads, your Buick rear brake pads will typically wear down at the same rate on both the left and right side of your vehicle. You'll want to get your brakes examined during each visit to your mechanic, but you should again check your Buick maintenance schedule for details on when inspections and rear brake pad replacement is recommended. Unlike front brake pads, most rear brake pads wear down faster due to the brake mechanics of rear wheel drive cars. Keep in mind damage on all brake components depends laboriously on your driving habits.

How much does it cost to get Buick brake pads changed?

Buick brake pads replacement, which includes components and labor, can cost anywhere between $150 and $300 per axle depending on the type of brake pads necessary and the extent of the damage your previously worn down pads have caused to the other components of your car such as the rotors. At Coggin Auto we have monthly brake pad replacement specials designed to save you capital as well as brake pad components specials if you want to replace them yourself. Schedule your brake service with Coggin Auto or call us at 9042041611.

Can I put new brake pads on old rotors?

The short answer is yes. Buick brake parts normally wear down at different rates meaning your brake pads will be the first part in need of replacement before your brake rotors. It's essential to keep your brake pads fresh not only for safety reasons but to maintain the integrity of the rest of your Buick brake components. Keep in mind that if your brake pads are laboriously degraded and not replaced promptly, your brake rotors will start to wear down much faster.Coggin Automotive Group offers free multipoint inspections on brake pads and rotors. It's likewise important to confer with your owner's manual for suggested maintenance intervals to guarantee your Buick is brought in for brake service on time. Schedule your brake pad service online today with Coggin Automotive Group.

How much do Buick Brake Pads Cost? Buick Brake Pad Prices

How much Buick brake pads cost depends highly on how many brake pads you need to order and whether or not you want to replace the brake pads yourself or have one of our technicians handle your brake pad replacement. Ordinarily brake pads are sold in sets of two as wear and tear on your Buick brake pads is frequently the same on both the left and right sides of the vehicle. A set of luxury vehicle brake pads can cost somewhere between $150 and $250 while most other brake pads are between $75 and $120. Again, this varies widely by brand and does not include installation. There are other services to keep an eye on such as your rotors which also may need to be replaced if your Buick brake pads are heavily worn down.

How do you know if you need new brake pads?

In some cases, you will be able to smell a burning fragrance which is a result of the metal contacting the surface as your pads become bare. Common issues that will arise when your Buick brake pads need to be replaced include squealing, screeching, grinding or squeaking when brakes are applied. You may again notice vibrations or pulsation in the pedal or steering wheel.As always, you should confer your vehicle's owner's manual for more details on service intervals, recommendations, and other safety concerns. You can call Coggin Automotive Group at 9042041611 for advice as well or schedule service online. If you experience any of these warning signs you should take your Buick in for an check promptly.

Buick Front Brake Pad Replacement

Just like rear brake pads, your Buick front brake pads will usually degrade at the same rate on both the right and left side of your vehicle. Unlike rear brake pads, most front brake pads wear down more gradually due to the nature of rear-wheel drive cars. You should have your brakes checked out every time you take your Buick in for service. Coggin Automotive Group offers free multipoint inspections during every visit, but you need to refer to your Buick maintenance guide in your owner's manual for more information regarding suggested front brake replacement and inspections. Remember that damage on Buick including the front brake pads, varies immensely depending on your driving habits.

How do I know if my Buick brake pads are worn out?

Some common warning signs of bad brake pads are:

  • Squealing or screeching when braking
  • Grinding noise when the brakes are applied
  • Some vehicles have brake warning lights that will turn on to notify you of a potential issue
  • Burning odor
  • Pulsation or vibrating in the steering wheel or brake pedal
  • There are many other warning signs for bad brake pads. You can read your vehicle's owner's manual for more details.
  • Buick pulling to one side while braking

What are the best brake pads for Buick?

It's essential to use Buick original manufactured components on your car. Genuine Buick brake pads are designed specifically for your Buick and are built on the highest standards just like the original brake pads that were installed on your car when leaving the factory. Genuine components help provide maximum safety and cohesion, compared to other pricey aftermarket components that were designed to fit different types of vehicles. Call Coggin Automotive Group today to learn more or schedule service online.

Buick Rear Brake Pads Price

Front and rear brake pads on your Buick will cost the same assuming you purchase them on the same date. Components availability is the predominant variable in price for brake pads although labor costs can change depending on other factors in your area. Labor costs ordinarily won't be too volatile. If you're looking to replace your brake pads yourself, components ordinarily range from $50 - $100 per brake pad. You can order your Buick brake pads online or give us a call during business hours to get pricing and availability.

Buick Front Brake Pads Price

Typically the cost for parts will range from $100-$200 per axle and labor can cost somewhere between $80 - $100. Since your Buick brake pads wear down at the same rate per axle, it is common to have your front or rear brake pads replaced at the same time. Confer with your service advisor as prices can change quite consistently depending on parts availability. Most Buick franchise service centers will run brake specials each month and can save you a ton of capital on front brake pad installation.

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