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How much does Brake Shoe Replacement (Rear) 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.

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2011 Honda Accord $135 $55.19 $79.99 16% $162.69
2005 Volvo V70 $159 $55.19 $103.98 18% $194.94
2012 Toyota Tacoma $199 $71.15 $127.98 18% $243.15
2011 Cadillac CTS $143 $55.19 $87.98 17% $173.44
2006 Lexus IS250 $135 $55.19 $79.99 16% $162.69
2014 Porsche Panamera $585 $488.84 $95.98 5% $617.84

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Brake Shoe Replacement (Rear) Service

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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Number of Reviews

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David

32 years of experience
66 reviews
David
32 years of experience
Ford Escape - Brake Shoes (Rear) - Oakland, California
Great work, I had a car that needed other work than requested and some that did not. He was on time and very professional. Let me know every thing he was doing and did not get upset when asked questions. I would use him again if needed.
Honda Accord - Brake Shoes (Rear) - Vallejo, California
David came on time, performed an inspection and made the repairs. David recommended some additional service which I declined at this time. Thanks David for a good job!

Tinashe

11 years of experience
259 reviews
Tinashe
11 years of experience
Honda Accord - Brake Shoes (Rear) - Atlanta, Georgia
Tinashe showed up on time and was ready to go. Let me know what was recommended next and was courteous - highly recommend.
Nissan Sentra - Brake Shoes (Rear) - Roswell, Georgia
Tinashe was great. He did an excellent job fixing my vehicle and if I have any other issues I will be sure to request him.

Jamahl

18 years of experience
827 reviews
Jamahl
18 years of experience
Nissan Sentra - Brake Shoes (Rear) - Orlando, Florida
Very professional and friendly. Always communicated with me what and where the process of the repair is at. He encountered some delays but he was always on top of things and always informed me about the updated time frame. Will definitely work with him again.

James

29 years of experience
481 reviews
James
29 years of experience
Nissan Sentra - Brake Shoe Replacement (Rear) - Westminster, California
Finnished brake job quickly, left a clean work area, showed up on time and answered any concerns I had.

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