Brake Wheel Cylinder Replacement at your home or office.

Our certified mechanics come to you・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing
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-Mile 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 Brake Wheel Cylinder Replacement 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
$93 to $270
Labor: $70 - $200
Parts: $23 - $70
Average dealer price
$139 to $374
Average shop price
$112 to $296
Get an instant quote for your car
Our mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing
Get a quote
ServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
Brake Wheel Cylinder - Passenger Side Replacement for 1995 Ford Windstar V6-3.8LYourMechanic Price$97.57Shop/Dealer Price$118.98 - $150.54
Brake Wheel Cylinder - Driver Side Replacement for 1987 Mazda 626 L4-2.0LYourMechanic Price$110.55Shop/Dealer Price$134.69 - $167.73
Brake Wheel Cylinder - Driver Side Replacement for 1980 Honda Prelude L4-1.8LYourMechanic Price$146.72Shop/Dealer Price$179.26 - $231.08
Brake Wheel Cylinder - Passenger Side Replacement for 1984 Ford E-150 Econoline V8-5.0LYourMechanic Price$109.78Shop/Dealer Price$133.71 - $166.15
Brake Wheel Cylinder - Passenger Side Replacement for 1995 Ford E-250 Econoline L6-4.9LYourMechanic Price$139.57Shop/Dealer Price$169.71 - $207.82
Brake Wheel Cylinder - Driver Side Replacement for 1985 Toyota Corolla L4-1.8L DieselYourMechanic Price$112.86Shop/Dealer Price$137.50 - $172.21
Brake Wheel Cylinder - Passenger Side Replacement for 1975 Toyota Celica L4-2.2LYourMechanic Price$159.66Shop/Dealer Price$195.53 - $257.11
Brake Wheel Cylinder - Passenger Side Replacement for 1974 Chevrolet Bel Air V8-7.4LYourMechanic Price$132.26Shop/Dealer Price$161.24 - $202.25
Show example Brake Wheel Cylinder Replacement prices

Brake Wheel Cylinder Replacement Service & Cost

What is the Brake Wheel Cylinder all about?

Brake wheel cylinders push the brake shoes against the brake drum, causing friction that slows down the car. They are located in the rear brake system, inside the brake drums. Over time, wheel cylinder seals may wear out and start leaking brake fluid, reducing the effectiveness of the brakes.

Keep in mind:

Brake wheel cylinders are replaced in pairs. Both rear tires will get new cylinders.

How it's done:

  • Inspect rear wheel cylinders for leakage.
  • Inspect rear brake shoes and hardware.
  • Replace wheel cylinders if found faulty.
  • Adjust rear brakes.
  • Lube backing plate.
  • Make sure axle seals are not leaking into brake drums.
  • Bleed entire brake system.
  • Perform a brake inspection, including test drive.

Our recommendation:

It is a good idea to get the brake wheel cylinders inspected once every year. You should get your brake system inspected immediately if the brake warning light is on.

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

  • Brake pedal goes all the way to the floor.
  • Noise from rear brakes.
  • Fluid leaking underneath the car near rear tires.

How important is this service?

When you depress your brake pedal, the brake wheel cylinder applies pressure to the brake shoe. This pressure pushes the brake shoe into contact with the brake drum, which creates the friction that allows your vehicle to slow down and stop. When the brake wheel cylinder stops working, it is no longer able to exert enough force onto the brake shoe, and your vehicle will not be able to brake as effectively as it should.

Fast and easy Brake Wheel Cylinder Replacement 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.

331 reviews
Jamahl
15 years of experience
1991 HONDA CRX - BRAKE WHEEL CYLINDER REPLACEMENT (DRIVER SIDE)
Want Jamahl's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
249 reviews
Russell
19 years of experience
Russ did a great job. Looked over everything and explained everything so I could understand.
1997 JEEP CHEROKEE - BRAKE WHEEL CYLINDER REPLACEMENT (DRIVER SIDE, PASSENGER SIDE)
Want Russell's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
112 reviews
Rod
12 years of experience
ROD WAS A PROFESSIONAL FROM THE MOMENT HE PULLED UP TO MY HOUSE. HE WAS NEAT AND CLEAN AND EXTREMELY COURTEOUS AND CONCERNED WITH MY PROPERTY AND THE WORK AREA. I FELT VERY COMFORTABLE WITH ROF BECAUSE OF HIS CONFIDENT ATTITUDE.
1994 FORD RANGER - BRAKE WHEEL CYLINDER REPLACEMENT (DRIVER SIDE)
Want Rod's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
50 reviews
Luis
12 years of experience
Luis showed up early. He finished quickly and the work seems right. I was very impressed and liked Luis personally. This was my first time using this site and I definitely will again.
2008 DODGE CHARGER - VALVE COVER GASKET REPLACEMENT
Want Luis'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・Fair and transparent pricing
Get a quote
ServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
Brake Wheel Cylinder - Passenger Side Replacement for 1995 Ford Windstar V6-3.8LYourMechanic Price$97.57Shop/Dealer Price$118.98 - $150.54
Brake Wheel Cylinder - Driver Side Replacement for 1987 Mazda 626 L4-2.0LYourMechanic Price$110.55Shop/Dealer Price$134.69 - $167.73
Brake Wheel Cylinder - Driver Side Replacement for 1980 Honda Prelude L4-1.8LYourMechanic Price$146.72Shop/Dealer Price$179.26 - $231.08
Brake Wheel Cylinder - Passenger Side Replacement for 1984 Ford E-150 Econoline V8-5.0LYourMechanic Price$109.78Shop/Dealer Price$133.71 - $166.15
Brake Wheel Cylinder - Passenger Side Replacement for 1995 Ford E-250 Econoline L6-4.9LYourMechanic Price$139.57Shop/Dealer Price$169.71 - $207.82
Brake Wheel Cylinder - Driver Side Replacement for 1985 Toyota Corolla L4-1.8L DieselYourMechanic Price$112.86Shop/Dealer Price$137.50 - $172.21
Brake Wheel Cylinder - Passenger Side Replacement for 1975 Toyota Celica L4-2.2LYourMechanic Price$159.66Shop/Dealer Price$195.53 - $257.11
Brake Wheel Cylinder - Passenger Side Replacement for 1974 Chevrolet Bel Air V8-7.4LYourMechanic Price$132.26Shop/Dealer Price$161.24 - $202.25
Show example Brake Wheel Cylinder Replacement 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