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Brake Repair Service in Kelowna

Keep your family safe on the road and your vehicle operating at its best with regular maintenance and brake repair and services in Kelowna. Our skilled team can handle everything from replacing brake pads to repairing a master cylinder.

 

Will your brakes perform if you need to stop suddenly to avoid an accident? If you are not sure, bring your car or truck to us for a brake check. One of our six licensed technicians will troubleshoot any defects.

RPM Automotive Ltd can repair or replace all of your brakes' components, including:

  • Brake pads

  • Brake rotors and discs

  • Brake drums

  • Callipers

  • Master cylinders

Brakes – How do they work? 

When bringing your vehicle to a stop, the pads and rotors work together, with the pads compressing against the rotor to slow the vehicle. The friction creates a large amount of heat, and if this heat is not properly dissipated, it can wear down the brake's components. Wheel cylinders, callipers, brake hoses, shoes and drums can contribute to many problems when braking. The symptoms of these are- squealing noise, grinding noise, brake pedal shake and pulling to one side when braking. Brake inspections help ensure you are not incurring additional costs on preventable repairs.

Be Proactive: Schedule Regular Brake Maintenance 

Brakes require regular maintenance to ensure safety. Sounds to listen for include squeaking noises caused by friction of the brake lining. This may damage the brake drums and motors in the long run.

 

Most service schedules recommend having your mechanic check your brakes every 12 months or 12,000 miles (whichever comes first). This professional estimate is based on average driving habits and normal wear and tear. We encourage you to check your manufacturer's maintenance schedule to see when your brakes should be serviced. Keep more frequent checks in mind if you use your vehicle professionally with lots of stops and starts.

 

Some driving habits will wear out brakes more quickly.

Have your brakes checked regularly and try to avoid these unsafe practices, which can damage your brakes:

  • Squealing noises

  • Grinding

  • Brake pad warning light comes on

  • ABS warning light for low brake fluid

  • Spongy or hard brake pedal

  • Car pulls to one side when braking

At RPM Automotive, your vehicle is in safe hands. We provide quality brake services in the Kelowna region. Ensure the complete safety of your vehicle with proper brake maintenance; we always aim to deliver 100% customer satisfaction through high quality and efficient service.

 

If you have a racing car, we also provide racing transmission services.

Have Us Check Your Brakes in Kelowna

RPM Automotive offers a manufacturer warranty-approved maintenance for domestic and foreign vehicles as well as our own warranties on most repairs. Contact us today to make an appointment for brake repair services at our shop in Kelowna. Our licensed technicians will provide the best care and service to your car.  .


RPM Automotive is proud to use the finest products available from the suppliers at Raybestos®, industry leaders in quality brake parts for over 100 years. Call to schedule an appointment for complete vehicle diagnostics with us.

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