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Brake Repair San Antonio

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Brake Repair and Replacement in San Antonio

We have some of the best mechanics in San Antonio on staff at Texas Elite Auto & Diesel, long-time automotive technicians who are ASE certified and have decades of auto repair experience between them.

One of the biggest portions of our San Antonio auto repair service is repairing and replacing brakes. We do hundreds of brake repair jobs every year and we welcome the opportunity to earn your business.

Stop into our San Antonio, TX repair shop for a brake check to make certain that the brakes on your vehicle are performing as they should be. Brake issues aren’t something you want to let go unchecked, as faulty brake pads or other abnormalities with your brakes could easily lead to more complex problems down the road. Protect yourself and your family today by checking your brakes, if for no other reason than for the peace of mind it will give you.And if you do need brake services on your car, Texas Elite Auto & Diesel will prepare a comprehensive and fair estimate to fix your brake problems at a time that’s convenient to you.

How much does brake repair cost in San Antonio?

As you can probably guess, the cost to repair your brakes depends on a number of different factors like what exactly needs to be replaced, how long it’s going to take and how costly the parts are.

But we can promise that you’ll have a complete brake repair estimate in hand before we start any work on your vehicle. And if there are any unforeseen issues that arise during the brake repair service, you’ll be contacted for approval before the work begins.

Our on-site mechanics are ASE certified and we have an excellent reputation in the San Antonio, TX area, and that doesn’t happen by accident. We strive for expert customer care and transparency at all times.

So if you need brake service or repair, you won’t find a better auto repair in San Antonio, Texas. Be sure to trust your car’s brakes to the best in the business

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What do you inspect when you do a brake service check on a vehicle?

When we perform a brake checkup at Texas Elite Auto & Diesel, we do so in a comprehensive and professional manner. We do this every single time, with no exceptions!

Our brake service checks include the following:


Test Drive

We begin by taking your car for a short drive, so we can ascertain what, if any, problems you may be having with your brakes. We’re on the lookout for any sounds or smells that seem unusual in any way, which gives us a better idea of what to look for when we return to our San Antonio, TX repair shop.


On-Site Inspection

After we return from the test drive, we’ll pop open the hood and take a look at your brakes, specifically components like the master cylinder and the brake lines, and inspect the area for any sign of damage or fluid leaks.


Check The Brake Fluids

Our technicians will next perform a brake fluid test on your car to determine what kind of shape the fluids are in. We want to make sure the brake fluid isn’t contaminated by other substances and that the levels are remaining at adequate levels.


Continued Inspection

We’ll now put your car on a lift so we can examine your brakes from below. In this part of the process, we check for things like physical damage and leaks, while also inspecting the brake hoses, the wheel cylinders and the mounting brackets.


Wheel Components

We next remove the car’s wheels so we can inspect the hub and lug nut holes for any damage that many have occurred or is occurring. We’ll also check components of your brakes like the brake rotors, the caliper assemblies and more.


Component Assessment.

Lastly, our technicians will remove the rear brake drums and inspect them for things like cracks and hard spots.
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Nicola Paille
Nicola Paille
00:35 27 Oct 20
Excellent service! Friendly employees! Fred and Steven are great! Reasonable prices! Grinded rust off my FJ Cruiser’s... undercarriage, painted it, and coated it. My truck is like brand new! So thankful!read more
On Top Texas SEO (Ontoptexas)
On Top Texas SEO (Ontoptexas)
16:17 12 Oct 20
Awesome diesel mechanic, worked on my Dodge Ram 2500 turbo diesel. Very knowledgeable diesel mechanics. Highly... more
Felix Oladejo
Felix Oladejo
01:19 12 Oct 20
My Hyundai Veracruz catalytic converter needed to be replace and the vehicle is using two. The price of one is around... $350 each. The estimate of the parts and labor was around $1500 they said. So I asked they to do and left my vehicle. I got a call the following day and I was told that it is ready and the cost is $700. I was thinking he called the wrong person but he told me that they only need to replace one. So more
Patricia Lewis
Patricia Lewis
16:03 15 Sep 20
Fred and Steven with Addams help really helped me with my brakes. I had a limited budget for my brakes and they went... out of their way to help me. I strongly recommend this shop for all your service, very special more
Hector Guajardo
Hector Guajardo
22:55 08 Sep 20
Looked up this shop online and read the reviews and was not disappointed at all. I got my truck fixed up in no time at... all and at a fair price. Now I know who to go to for my maintenance needs. Thanks Fred !!read more
the kids from yesterday
the kids from yesterday
15:51 31 Aug 20
Love this place. Found our family machanic.
Judy McMurtry
Judy McMurtry
00:20 21 Aug 20
This was the best customer service experience I ever had with a repair shop. I am an out of state traveler and my... check engine light came on. I submitted a request on Yelp for a nearby repair shop. Most shops were booked. Texas Elite responded within 10 minutes. I was able to drop off my car and it was repaired within 3 hours. The customer service was great, because the driver Joey drop us off and picked us up for lunch. Joey also dropped us off at home. Fred was amazing he was totally honest about the cost and time for the repairs. I strongly recommend Texas Elite Auto and more
Justin Gutierrez
Justin Gutierrez
00:32 19 Aug 20
If anyone is looking for a all around great shop this is it. Needed suspension work done on my truck for a while and... didn’t know where to go walked in and knew this was the place. From the front office to the mechanics everything was top notch I highly recommend this place and my truck will be going back for future work I want done. Very well pricedread more
Zelda Zada
Zelda Zada
23:06 07 Aug 20
I must say this was the best service I had compared to other shops. They were professional. Not only that they were... quick, but they also made sure I was taking care of. My car runs so smooth(Thank you Wedo & Ruben). I will continue to use them for all my car needs...I already sent friends and family who are also was happy with their more
Erika Gonzalez
Erika Gonzalez
01:21 01 Aug 20
The management definitely do the extra mile!! Fred was very professional and customer service as well Lobby Was clean... it was excellent. Steven the lead Mechanic was very helpful resolving the issue on my car and also very patient explaining me with detail what was the problem that i was experiencing with my Honda Thank you Guys!! 100% Happy customer!!!read more
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What are some of the most common types of brake repair issues?

A car's brakes have a number of working parts and there are obviously many things that may need to be addressed, from brake pad replacement to installing completely new brakes.

But some of the more common brake repair issues we see at Texas Elite Auto & Diesel include: