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Brake Shoe Replacement (Rear) Estimate for Oldsmobile Alero

Oldsmobile Alero Brake Shoe Replacement (Rear) costs $145 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

YourMechanic Price
$129 to $174
Labor: $91 -$120
Parts: $38 -$54
Average Dealer price
$197 to 248
Average Shop price
$156 to 193
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2001 Oldsmobile AleroL4-2.4LService typeBrake Shoe Replacement (Rear)YourMechanic Price$149.49Shop/Dealer Price$182.99 - $241.02
2001 Oldsmobile AleroV6-3.4LService typeBrake Shoe Replacement (Rear)YourMechanic Price$148.41Shop/Dealer Price$181.73 - $239.01
2000 Oldsmobile AleroL4-2.4LService typeBrake Shoe Replacement (Rear)YourMechanic Price$148.41Shop/Dealer Price$181.67 - $238.91
2002 Oldsmobile AleroV6-3.4LService typeBrake Shoe Replacement (Rear)YourMechanic Price$148.41Shop/Dealer Price$181.70 - $238.96
2003 Oldsmobile AleroV6-3.4LService typeBrake Shoe Replacement (Rear)YourMechanic Price$146.26Shop/Dealer Price$178.37 - $225.67
1999 Oldsmobile AleroV6-3.4LService typeBrake Shoe Replacement (Rear)YourMechanic Price$149.49Shop/Dealer Price$182.99 - $241.01
2004 Oldsmobile AleroV6-3.4LService typeBrake Shoe Replacement (Rear)YourMechanic Price$146.45Shop/Dealer Price$178.73 - $226.25
2003 Oldsmobile AleroL4-2.2LService typeBrake Shoe Replacement (Rear)YourMechanic Price$145.50Shop/Dealer Price$177.50 - $224.28
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Brake Shoe Replacement (Rear) Service & Cost

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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Joshua
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As I expected, Josh did an excellent job. Thank you Joshua! I will absolutely use this service again and again and will look to have Joshua as my mechanic. He is the best!
2000 OLDSMOBILE ALERO - BRAKE AND INSPECTION SPECIAL
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Expert service. Would definitely recommend.
2001 OLDSMOBILE ALERO - BRAKE PADS REPLACEMENT (FRONT, REAR)
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32 years of experience
Jay always lets me know if I need the work that is recommended from the dealership. If he can fix it cheaper or if I don't need something he let's me know.
2001 OLDSMOBILE ALERO - R&R SPARK PLUG COVERS ON OUR SPARK PLUGS RESEAL CAM HOUSING END CAPS D GREASE AND CLEAN ENGINE
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2002 OLDSMOBILE ALERO - WATER PUMP REPLACEMENT
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2001 Oldsmobile AleroL4-2.4LService typeBrake Shoe Replacement (Rear)YourMechanic Price$149.49Shop/Dealer Price$182.99 - $241.02
2001 Oldsmobile AleroV6-3.4LService typeBrake Shoe Replacement (Rear)YourMechanic Price$148.41Shop/Dealer Price$181.73 - $239.01
2000 Oldsmobile AleroL4-2.4LService typeBrake Shoe Replacement (Rear)YourMechanic Price$148.41Shop/Dealer Price$181.67 - $238.91
2002 Oldsmobile AleroV6-3.4LService typeBrake Shoe Replacement (Rear)YourMechanic Price$148.41Shop/Dealer Price$181.70 - $238.96
2003 Oldsmobile AleroV6-3.4LService typeBrake Shoe Replacement (Rear)YourMechanic Price$146.26Shop/Dealer Price$178.37 - $225.67
1999 Oldsmobile AleroV6-3.4LService typeBrake Shoe Replacement (Rear)YourMechanic Price$149.49Shop/Dealer Price$182.99 - $241.01
2004 Oldsmobile AleroV6-3.4LService typeBrake Shoe Replacement (Rear)YourMechanic Price$146.45Shop/Dealer Price$178.73 - $226.25
2003 Oldsmobile AleroL4-2.2LService typeBrake Shoe Replacement (Rear)YourMechanic Price$145.50Shop/Dealer Price$177.50 - $224.28
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