,What does the brake drum do? The brake drum is what keeps the rear brake shoes in place and is a major part of the rear brake assembly. How do you know you need your brake drum replaced? Feel a shaking in the drivers seat while brakingFeel shaking in brake pedal while braking. Vehicle feels like it's being pulled back and forth while braking How is the brake drum replaced by a mobile mechanic? The wheel is removed to gain access to the brake drum The old brake drum is removed from the brake assemblyThe new brake drum is installedThe rear brakes are adjusted to accommodate the new brake drumThe wheel is reinstalled and torqued to specification How important is having your brake drum replaced? The brake drum could cause brake pulsations as well as a low or spongy feeling brake pedal if not properly adjusted.
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How it Works
Get an instant online price for most maintenance and tire services. For repairs, you can book a service call and a mechanic will diagnose the concern and give you a quote, on-site. If you would like a quote before we see the vehicle, you can Request a Quote in as little as 60 seconds and receive your quote by email or phone, usually within 1 business hour.
Book a Time
After selecting your service(s) (or a diagnostic), simply select a day & time that works best for you and we will dispatch our best-suited technician or mechanic, based on your vehicle & needs. You will receive a confirmation email with the details and a reminder email/SMS as well. Auto care has never been easier!
Once the technician arrives, they will explain the work order, what they will be doing and then begin work on your vehicle. In most cases, a complementary Digital Vehicle Inspection will be completed so you can have peace of mind that your vehicle is in good condition or what may need to be addressed in the future.