Subaru WRX STI Brake Caliper Replacement at your home or office.

Our mobile technicians offer services 7 days a week. Upfront and transparent pricing.

Get an upfront price

Service Area

Average rating from customers who
received a Brake Caliper Replacement.
Learn More

$246.94 - $1,401.65

Price range for all vehicles


YourMechanic Benefits

Online Booking

Mechanic comes to you

12-month / 12k-mile warranty

Free 50 point safety inspection

Our certified mobile mechanics can come to your home or office 7 days a week between 7 AM and 9 PM.

Average rating from customers who
received a Brake Caliper Replacement.
Learn More


Brake Caliper Replacement Estimate for Subaru WRX STI

Subaru WRX STI Brake Caliper Replacement costs $853 on average.

CarServiceEstimateShop/Dealer Price
2017 Subaru WRX STIH4-2.5L TurboService typeBrake Caliper - Driver Side Front ReplacementEstimate$2253.86Shop/Dealer Price$2800.29 - $4391.86
2013 Subaru WRX STIH4-2.5L TurboService typeBrake Caliper - Passenger Side Front ReplacementEstimate$358.90Shop/Dealer Price$431.70 - $602.12
2018 Subaru WRX STIH4-2.5L TurboService typeBrake Caliper - Driver Side Rear ReplacementEstimate$2641.32Shop/Dealer Price$3281.18 - $5155.70
2017 Subaru WRX STIH4-2.5L TurboService typeBrake Caliper - Passenger Side Rear ReplacementEstimate$1613.32Shop/Dealer Price$2002.75 - $3116.26
2018 Subaru WRX STIH4-2.5L TurboService typeBrake Caliper - Passenger Side Front ReplacementEstimate$2632.32Shop/Dealer Price$3271.27 - $5145.11
2015 Subaru WRX STIH4-2.5L TurboService typeBrake Caliper - Passenger Side Front ReplacementEstimate$487.88Shop/Dealer Price$587.24 - $850.14
2017 Subaru WRX STIH4-2.5L TurboService typeBrake Caliper - Driver Side Rear ReplacementEstimate$1622.32Shop/Dealer Price$2006.14 - $3115.44
2016 Subaru WRX STIH4-2.5L TurboService typeBrake Caliper - Driver Side Front ReplacementEstimate$2244.86Shop/Dealer Price$2789.87 - $4380.37
Show example Subaru WRX STI Brake Caliper Replacement prices

Brake Caliper Replacement Service

What is the Brake Caliper all about?

Most cars come with disc brakes in the front, and many models also have disc brakes in the rear. A caliper is part of the disc brake system. When you press the brake pedal, the brake fluid flows from the master cylinder to the calipers. Brake fluid then applies pressure on the piston inside the caliper, pushing the brake pads against the rotors to slow/stop your car. A car can have either 2 or 4 calipers. If the car has rotors on all four tires, then it will have four calipers. If the car has two rotors and two drums, then it will come with two calipers in front. The calipers can become contaminated, rusty, and start to leak brake fluid. Brake calipers absorb a lot of heat generated from the braking system. Over time, this heat can destroy or weaken the seals inside the calipers. Caliper servicing is usually done as part of a brake service job.

Keep in mind:

Work on brake calipers would likely include new brake pads because if the calipers have gone bad, it is very likely that the brake pads are worn out.

How it's done:

  • Remove and replace brake caliper and pads.
  • Inspect brake rotors.
  • Inspect brake line hoses.
  • Replace brake fluid.
  • Re-check brake system for fluid leaks.
  • Bleed the brake system.
  • Torque wheels to factory specifications.
  • Check brake system performance.

Our recommendation:

  • Keep up with the regular brake services as suggested by the manufacturer.
  • If you drive the car with thin brake pads or rotors, it will ruin the calipers.
  • Change the brake fluid on a regular basis (approx. every 30,000 miles).
  • If you notice a clear fluid on the tires or on your driveway and a change in the way the brake pedals feel (softer pedals), it is time to get the brake system inspected.

What common symptoms indicate you may need to replace the Brake Caliper?

  • Abnormal squealing noise from brakes.
  • When braking, the car will pull hard left or right.
  • Braking feels soft and spongy (brake pedals are easier to push than usual, going all the way to the floor when stepped on).
  • Brake fluid is leaking (clear fluid on the driveway or on the wheels).

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.

Fast and easy service at your home or office

GET A QUOTE FOR YOUR CAR

Backed by 12-month, 12.000-mile guarantee


Meet some of our expert Subaru mechanics

Real customer reviews from Subaru owners like you.

Excellent Rating


YourMechanic Subaru WRX STI Service

Average Rating

5/5

Number of Reviews

5

Rating Summary
5
0
0
0
0
5
0
0
0
0

Joseph

16 years of experience
115 reviews
Joseph
16 years of experience
Subaru WRX STI - Pre-purchase Car Inspection - Owings Mills, Maryland
Joseph was GREAT! He did a very thorough inspection finding several issues with the car I was thinking of purchasing. He took detailed pictures and added voice notes detailing his findings. I'll definitely request and recommend him again.

Ryan

20 years of experience
25 reviews
Ryan
20 years of experience
Subaru WRX STI - Battery will not hold a charge - Greensboro, North Carolina
Ryan was great. Professional, knowledgeable, and fixed the problem on site. Will ask for him specifically in the future.

Emmette

34 years of experience
282 reviews
Emmette
34 years of experience
Subaru WRX STI - Pre-purchase Car Inspection - Stafford, Virginia
Emmette was great! He did a great detailed job on inspecting the car I was looking at possibly buying. He was on time and very knowledgeable. I would use Emmette and the server again.

Andrew

9 years of experience
236 reviews
Andrew
9 years of experience
Subaru WRX STI - Brake Pads Replacement (Front, Rear) - Elkridge, Maryland
showed up a little early and got the job done and we talked about the new corvette after the work was done... great experience... recomended

Excellent Rating


YourMechanic Subaru WRX STI Service

Average Rating

5/5

Number of Reviews

5

Rating Summary
5
0
0
0
0
5
0
0
0
0
Red-stars EXCELLENT RATING ON
Number of Subaru WRX STI services completed
55+
services done by our mechanics
TOTAL NUMBER OF EXPERT Subaru MECHANICS
500+
experts on our platform

How can we help?

Our service team is available 7 days a week, Monday - Friday from 6 AM to 5 PM PST, Saturday - Sunday 7 AM - 4 PM PST.

1-800-701-6230 · hi@yourmechanic.com