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Parking brakes, sometimes called emergency brakes, and designed to be engaged when a vehicle is park.  Typically the parking brake is engaged when the vehicle is unoccupied.

When this happens you can experience several things:

  • Parking brake not engaging
  • Parking brake handle or pedal moves too easily
  • Cable hanging under vehicle
  • Parking brake not disengaging

How much will it cost?

The typical cost for the testing and replacement of brake drums is between $100-$320 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.

Here is what is included:

  • Replacement of damaged or worn parking brake cable
  • Inspection of related components
  • Adjustment of parking brake cable

Book your appointment

Ready to set up your repair 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.