Our mobile mechanics offer services 7 days a week. Upfront and transparent pricing.
Included for free with this service
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.
It depends on the type of car you drive and the auto repair shop you go to in Beltsville. Our mechanics in Beltsville are mobile, which means they don't have the overhead that repair shops have. They provide you convenience by coming to your home or office in Beltsville.
|Cars||Estimate||Parts Cost||Labor Cost||Savings||Average Dealer Price|
|2014 Mazda 3||$95||$0.00||$94.99||11%||$107.50|
|2008 Ford Explorer Sport Trac||$95||$0.00||$94.99||11%||$107.50|
|2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee||$95||$0.00||$94.99||11%||$107.50|
|2006 BMW 525i||$95||$0.00||$94.99||11%||$107.50|
|2016 Land Rover Range Rover||$95||$0.00||$94.99||11%||$107.50|
|2013 Ford Mustang||$95||$0.00||$94.99||11%||$107.50|
The parking brake (also known as emergency brake) cable is a steel cable that is very thin. It connects the parking brake lever to the parking brake shoes. When you activate the parking brake, the cable pulls on the parking brake shoes, which causes them to clamp onto the brake drum or rotor. If the parking brake cable gets too much slack, the parking brake won’t work, and the cable will need to be adjusted.
The brake system is the most important part of your vehicle, but sometimes the parking brake is overlooked. Your parking brake cable should be inspected during all maintenance and servicing. If you ever notice that your vehicle’s parking break isn’t working effectively or at all, then you should schedule an inspection immediately.
Your parking brake shoes are connected to the parking brake lever by the parking brake cable. When you deploy the parking brake lever, the parking brake cable is pulled taut. This pulls on the parking brake shoes, and causes them to clamp on the rear brake drums or rotors. This clamping causing keeps your wheels from being able to move, and secures your car when it is parked. If the parking brake cable becomes too loose, then the tension created by pulling the parking brake lever isn’t enough to move the parking brake shoes. As a result, when you pull the parking brake lever, the parking brake will not work effectively.