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Brake Shoe Replacement (Rear) Estimate for Mercedes-Benz E420

Mercedes-Benz E420 Brake Shoe Replacement (Rear) costs $189 on average.

CarServiceEstimateShop/Dealer Price
1995 Mercedes-Benz E420V8-4.2LService typeBrake Shoe Replacement (Rear)Estimate$317.03Shop/Dealer Price$395.76 - $585.33
1994 Mercedes-Benz E420V8-4.2LService typeBrake Shoe Replacement (Rear)Estimate$317.03Shop/Dealer Price$395.66 - $585.15
1997 Mercedes-Benz E420V8-4.2LService typeBrake Shoe Replacement (Rear)Estimate$246.83Shop/Dealer Price$308.01 - $444.93
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Brake Shoe Replacement (Rear) Service

What are the Brake Shoes (Rear) all about?

Brake shoes are found only at the rear wheels in cars with a drum brake system. When you step on the brake pedal, brake shoes press against the brake drums to cause friction that slows down the car. Brake shoes usually last twice as long as brake pads.

Keep in mind:

  • Both brake shoes should be replaced at the same time.
  • Damaged brake drums and leaky wheel cylinders can sometimes cause damage to brake shoes, so those elements may need replacing as well.

How it's done:

  • Inspect brake shoes for contamination and thickness.
  • Replace brake shoes if faulty.
  • Adjust the brakes.
  • Inspect springs, backing plate, brake cylinders, brake drums, and emergency brake cable.
  • Lubricate the backing plate.
  • Perform basic safety inspection, including test drive.

Our recommendation:

It is a good idea to get the brake shoes inspected and measured once a year. To inspect brake shoes, the mechanic will usually have to take the tires off. If you are getting a brake service, and if the brake shoes are still good, just have them cleaned and adjusted. Get your brake system inspected if the brake warning light is on. If the shoes need replacing, we highly recommend ceramic brake shoes.

What common symptoms indicate you may need to replace the Brake Shoes (Rear)?

  • Noise from rear brakes.
  • Hand brake does not hold.
  • Car shakes upon braking.

How important is this service?

All services associated with proper function of your brakes are important. In addition to safety issues, ignoring small repairs can quickly lead to more serious (and more expensive) problems.

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Andrew

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Andrew
9 years of experience
Mercedes-Benz E420 - Engine is running louder than normal Inspection - Glen Burnie, Maryland
Andrew was on time and knowledgeable. He was honest to determine no work was necessary. He took the time to research another mechanic issue and gave a quote.

Sebastian

8 years of experience
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Sebastian
8 years of experience
Mercedes-Benz E420 - Oil Change - Tampa, Florida
Sebastian was awesome. He was very talkative and engaging. Super sweet!

TJ

20 years of experience
34 reviews
TJ
20 years of experience
Mercedes-Benz E420 - Radiator - Glen Burnie, Maryland
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Kahlin

15 years of experience
41 reviews
Kahlin
15 years of experience
Mercedes-Benz E420 - Car is not starting - Chula Vista, California
Kahlin is a real cool guy, great attitude, arrive on time, and did his best, sadly he wasn't able to give me a diagnosis so it was a waste of everybody's time.

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