Brake Wheel Cylinder Replacement

Brake Wheel Cylinder
Wheel Cylinder

How do I know I need a Brake Wheel Cylinder Replacement?

Drum brake use a wheel cylinder to provide the force needed to stop the vehicle. The wheel cylinder pushes brake shoes against the brake drum.

Wheel cylinders can fail. When this happens you can experience several things:

  • Increased pedal travel
  • Increased stopping distance
  • Lower brake pedal
  • Leaking fluid
  • Scraping or metallic sounds

How much will it cost?

The typical cost for the testing, inspection & replacement is between $130-$440 for parts and labor. This price range is averaged across all passenger vehicles. The actual cost depends on your specific make, model and year. Depending on your specific vehicle, this cost may be lower or higher. This cost estimate is for the specific repair listed and doesn’t include additional, related items that may require repair.

What is included:

  • Replacement of worn/damaged wheel cylinder
  • Inspection of brake drum
  • Inspection of brake shoes
  • Inspection of related components.
  • Up to a lifetime warranty (excludes normal wear, abuse or neglect)

Additional components requiring repair or replacement, may result in additional charges

The Fixitfor.us difference:

Most common vehicle repair services can be preformed at your location. This saves you time. No need to arrange drop-offs or pick ups. No sitting in a waiting room. Just continue with your day, while our experts handle your repair. Our Mechanics are all certified. Our business is a registered repair facility in Michigan. We are fully insured and back our service with our warranty.

What we require

  • A safe place to work on your vehicle
  • Authorization from a property owner or management.
  • We do not do repairs in areas restricted by law.
  • We do not preform repairs in unsafe location or on unstable surfaces
  • We do not preform repairs during serve weather

Book your appointment

Ready to set up your appointment? The whole process can be completed online. Simply choose a day and time that works for you. Let us know what service you need or what your car issues are. You will be contacted with an estimate and the ability to confirm your appoint. We will even send you a reminder. If you aren’t sure when you will want service performed, you can get an estimate without choosing a time.

Are you in our service area?

Our services are available, on site throughout Michigan. Odds are you live near one of the cities we provide service in. Below are some of the common places we perform repair services.