Bleed Brakes at your home or office.

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Save up to 30%
Logo-yelp
CUSTOMERS LOVE US ON YELP
4.5 out of 5 (550 reviews)
Icon-warranty_badge-02
SERVICES BACKED BY OUR
12-Month, 12,000 Miles Warranty
How does YourMechanic work?    
Icon-quote-hiw
Get a quote

Choose from 600+ repair, maintenance, and diagnostic services, backed by our 12-month, 12,000-mile warranty.

Icon-calendar-hiw
Book an appointment

Tell us when to meet you at your home or office. We’ll send one of our vetted, top-rated mechanics.

Icon-fixed-hiw
Get your car fixed

Continue with your day while our mechanic fixes your car onsite. You pay only after the job is done.

How much does Bleed Brakes cost?

It depends on the type of car you drive and the auto repair shop you go to. Our mechanics 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.

YourMechanic Price
$83 to $107
Labor: $70 -$80
Parts: $13 -$27
Average Dealer price
$119 to 147
Average Shop price
$100 to 117
Get an instant quote for your car
Our mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Save up to 30%
Get a quote
ServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
Bleed Brakes for 1971 Land Rover Land Rover L6-2.6LYourMechanic Price$93.70Shop/Dealer Price$125.03 - $161.86
Bleed Brakes for 1991 Volvo 940 L4-2.3L TurboYourMechanic Price$93.26Shop/Dealer Price$113.66 - $142.04
Bleed Brakes for 1989 Ford LTD Crown Victoria V8-5.8LYourMechanic Price$83.96Shop/Dealer Price$102.00 - $123.38
Bleed Brakes for 2002 Cadillac DeVille V8-4.6LYourMechanic Price$83.96Shop/Dealer Price$112.94 - $142.53
Bleed Brakes for 1975 GMC C15 V8-5.7LYourMechanic Price$84.23Shop/Dealer Price$102.31 - $123.88
Bleed Brakes for 1988 Chevrolet G10 V8-5.0LYourMechanic Price$84.23Shop/Dealer Price$102.30 - $123.85
Bleed Brakes for 2008 Mercedes-Benz E550 V8-5.5LYourMechanic Price$93.81Shop/Dealer Price$125.32 - $162.34
Bleed Brakes for 1964 Ford Cortina L4-1.5LYourMechanic Price$83.96Shop/Dealer Price$102.04 - $123.45
Show example Bleed Brakes prices

Bleed Brakes Service & Cost

What is brake bleeding all about?

Brake fluid maintenance is essential for good, safe brake performance. Without brake fluid, brakes will not function. 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. Overtime, the brake fluid absorbs air and moisture from the atmosphere and gets contaminated. For smooth operation, the brake fluid should be pure liquid and free from air bubbles. Air in brake fluid causes braking to feel spongy and reduces braking efficiency, significantly.

Flushing brake fluid removes the existing fluid and moisture out of the system. Mechanic will fill the brake system with new brake fluid. After a brake fluid flush, the brake performance should significantly improve. You will immediately notice that pushing the brake pedal is harder.

Keep in mind:

If you are a car expert and wondering how a mechanic will flush the brake fluid outside your home/office without the big pressure bleeder machine, take note: the mechanic will use a handheld vacuum pump and/or atmospheric pressure to remove the fluid. Yes, it is not as powerful or efficient as the pressure bleeder machine, but it is effective.

How it's done:

  • Remove contaminated brake fluid
  • Add new brake fluid
  • Clean any surfaces where brake fluid is present
  • Check for fluid leaks
  • Inspect brake pads, rotors and hoses

Our recommendation:

  • Ask your mechanic to check the brake fluid (using a testing strip) every time you get an oil change.
  • Please follow the manufacturer's maintenance schedule and guidelines regarding fluid maintenance. It is a good practice to change brake fluids every 50,000 miles or 36 months.
  • Always use the fluid recommended by the manufacturer (e.g., do not use silicone-based brake fluids if your car needs regular brake fluid).

What are the common symptoms indicating you need to bleed your brakes?

  • Brake pedal goes all the way to the floor
  • Brakes don't work

How important is this service?

Your brake system depends on brake fluid to function efficiently and safely. When you press your brake pedal, brake fluid is sent from the reservoir to the brakes, where it applies pressure on the brake pads. This pressure forces the brake pads against the brake rotors, which slows down the wheels, and allows the car to slow or come to a stop. If the brake system is not bled regularly, it will get contaminated with air, moisture, and dust. These contaminants keep the brake fluid from applying pressure as forcefully and consistently as required, and thus impact your braking ability.

Fast and easy Bleed Brakes 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 mechanics

Real customer reviews from owners like you.

174 reviews
Scott
31 years of experience
He was really informant of the problem with my car thanks a lot
2002 FORD MUSTANG - BASIC INSPECTION
Want Scott's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
73 reviews
Danny
6 years of experience
This the first time I used this service and Danny was great, and took no time fixing the problem. I'm very happy with his service and I will spread the word.
1994 TOYOTA CAMRY - BLEED BRAKES
Want Danny's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
49 reviews
Andrew
6 years of experience
Andrew was very professional and did quality work. Highly recommended!
2009 CHEVROLET COBALT - BLEED BRAKES
Want Andrew's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
11 reviews
Hiram
20 years of experience
He was so nice and very helpful Wonderful serviice. Thank you!
2008 HYUNDAI ELANTRA - COOLING FAN RELAY REPLACEMENT
Want Hiram's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
Get an instant quote for your car
Our mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Save up to 30%
Get a quote
ServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
Bleed Brakes for 1971 Land Rover Land Rover L6-2.6LYourMechanic Price$93.70Shop/Dealer Price$125.03 - $161.86
Bleed Brakes for 1991 Volvo 940 L4-2.3L TurboYourMechanic Price$93.26Shop/Dealer Price$113.66 - $142.04
Bleed Brakes for 1989 Ford LTD Crown Victoria V8-5.8LYourMechanic Price$83.96Shop/Dealer Price$102.00 - $123.38
Bleed Brakes for 2002 Cadillac DeVille V8-4.6LYourMechanic Price$83.96Shop/Dealer Price$112.94 - $142.53
Bleed Brakes for 1975 GMC C15 V8-5.7LYourMechanic Price$84.23Shop/Dealer Price$102.31 - $123.88
Bleed Brakes for 1988 Chevrolet G10 V8-5.0LYourMechanic Price$84.23Shop/Dealer Price$102.30 - $123.85
Bleed Brakes for 2008 Mercedes-Benz E550 V8-5.5LYourMechanic Price$93.81Shop/Dealer Price$125.32 - $162.34
Bleed Brakes for 1964 Ford Cortina L4-1.5LYourMechanic Price$83.96Shop/Dealer Price$102.04 - $123.45
Show example Bleed Brakes prices

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