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Brake System Flush Service

How much does a Brake System Flush cost?

On average, the cost for a Mercedes-Benz S420 Brake System Flush is $114 with $19 for parts and $95 for labor. Prices may vary depending on your location.

CarServiceEstimateShop/Dealer Price
1996 Mercedes-Benz S420V8-4.2LService typeBrake System FlushEstimate$153.91Shop/Dealer Price$181.14 - $223.46
1997 Mercedes-Benz S420V8-4.2LService typeBrake System FlushEstimate$133.91Shop/Dealer Price$161.17 - $203.51
1994 Mercedes-Benz S420V8-4.2LService typeBrake System FlushEstimate$133.91Shop/Dealer Price$161.17 - $203.51
1999 Mercedes-Benz S420V8-4.2LService typeBrake System FlushEstimate$133.91Shop/Dealer Price$161.13 - $203.44
1995 Mercedes-Benz S420V8-4.2LService typeBrake System FlushEstimate$133.91Shop/Dealer Price$161.20 - $203.56
1998 Mercedes-Benz S420V8-4.2LService typeBrake System FlushEstimate$133.91Shop/Dealer Price$161.17 - $203.51
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What is a brake system flush all about?

Brake fluid is essential for the operation of a car’s brakes. When you push the brake pedal, the brake fluid causes the brake pads to press against the rotors, making the car slow down and stop. Over time, the brake fluid absorbs air, moisture, sludge and other contaminants and gets contaminated. Air in the brake fluid causes braking to feel spongy and significantly reduces braking efficiency. A brake system flush includes removing the existing fluid and moisture out of the system and replacing it with new, clean, fluid. A brake fluid flush ensures proper brake system performance and increases the lifespan of your brake system components.

Keep in mind:

A mobile mechanic will use a hand-held vacuum pump and/or atmospheric pressure to remove the fluid. While it is not as powerful as a pressure bleeder, this is an industry approved method of bleeding your brakes. It gets the job done and provides the convenience of a mechanic coming to you.

How it's done:

  • Remove contaminated brake fluid
  • Add new brake fluid
  • Bleed the brakes
  • Clean any surfaces where brake fluid has spilled during the bleeding process
  • Check for fluid leaks
  • Inspect brake pads, rotors and hoses
  • Test drive car

Our recommendation:

Please follow the manufacturer's maintenance schedule and guidelines regarding fluid maintenance. It is a good practice to change brake fluid every 24,000 miles or 36 months. Always use a fluid recommended by your vehicles manufacturer (do not use silicone based brake fluids if your car needs regular brake fluid).

What common symptoms indicate you may need a brake system flush?

  • Brake fluid appears black or brown indicating contamination
  • Brake pedal feels spongy
  • Diminished brake system performance

How important is this service?

If you do not regularly flush your brake system, it will end up costing you more money down the road. As the fluid becomes contaminated, it will eventually cause brake system components to fail and leak. This will also lead to diminished brake system performance, causing a safety concern.

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ALAA

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ALAA
37 years of experience
Mercedes-Benz S420 V8-4.2L - Thermostat - Sacramento, California
punctual and communicative. Works with you when things go wrong. would recommend.

Whitney

39 years of experience
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Whitney
39 years of experience
Mercedes-Benz S420 V8-4.2L - Brake Pads Replacement (Front, Rear) - Palo Alto, California
He is great.

Jamie

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Jamie
22 years of experience
Mercedes-Benz S420 V8-4.2L - Serpentine/Drive Belt Replacement - Ontario, California
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Melvin
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Mercedes-Benz S420 V8-4.2L - Trunk does not lock or open - Atlanta, Georgia
I am a independent private driver, and my trunk, passenger doors, engine light, sunroof all began to malfunction at the same time on my s500 Mercedes Melvin came out in the cold and in 30 minutes knew exactly what all the problems were. His knowledge is superb! I will be using Mr Melvin again.

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