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Ram 5500 Front Brake Pad Replacement

Just like rear brake pads, your Ram 5500 front brake pads will mostly degrade at the same estimate on both the right and left side of your car. Unlike rear brake pads, most front brake pads wear down slower due to the nature of rear-wheel drive cars. You should have your brakes inspected every time you take your Ram 5500 in for service. Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram offers free multipoint inspections during every visit, but you need to refer to your Ram 5500 maintenance guide in your owner's manual for more information regarding recommended front brake replacement and inspections. Remember that wear and tear on Ram 5500 comprising the front brake pads varies drastically on your driving habits.

Ram 5500 Rear Brake Pads Price

Front and rear brake pads on your Ram 5500 will price the same assuming you purchase them on the same date. Parts availability is the big variable in price for brake pads although labor costs can change depending on substitute factors in your area. Labor costs frequently won't be too volatile. If you're looking to replace your brake pads yourself, parts naturally range from $50 - $100 per brake pad. You can order your Ram 5500 brake pads online or give us a call during business hours to get pricing and availability.

How much does it cost to get Ram 5500 brake pads changed?

Ram 5500 brake pads replacement, which incorporates parts and labor, can cost anywhere between $150 and $300 per axle depending on the type of brake pads desired and the extent of the wear and tear your previously worn down pads have caused to the diverse components of your vehicle such as the rotors. At Mike Shaw CDJR we have monthly brake pad replacement specials designed to save you money as properly as brake pad parts specials if you want to replace them yourself. Schedule your brake service with Mike Shaw CDJR or call us at 9702364701.

How long do Ram 5500 brake pads last?

Ram 5500 brake pads usually last between 30,000 and 70,000 miles depending on your driving habits. If you commute in large traffic and use your brakes generally, you'll need to get an inspection more generally. We advise you reference your Ram 5500 owner's manual for recommended maintenance interval information.

How much do Ram 5500 Brake Pads Cost? Ram 5500 Brake Pad Prices

How much Ram 5500 brake pads cost depends heavily on how many brake pads you need to order and whether or not you want to replace the brake pads yourself or have one of our technicians handle your brake pad replacement. Continually brake pads are sold in sets of two as wear and tear on your Ram 5500 brake pads is continually the same on both the left and honorable sides of the vehicle. A set of enjoyment vehicle brake pads can cost anywhere between $150 and $250 while most other brake pads are between $75 and $120. Again, this varies widely by brand and does not include installation. There are other services to keep an eye on such as your rotors which also may need to be replaced if your Ram 5500 brake pads are heavily worn down.

How do you know if you need new brake pads?

Common issues that will arise when your Ram 5500 brake pads need to be replaced include squealing, screeching, grinding or squeaking when brakes are applied. You may also notice vibrations or pulsation in the pedal or steering wheel. In some cases, you will be able to smell a burning fragrance which is a result of the metal contacting the surface as your pads become barren.If you experience any of these warning signs you should take your Ram 5500 in for an inspection abruptly. As always, you should consult your vehicle's owner's manual for more details on service intervals, recommendations, and added safety concerns. You can call Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram at 9702364701 for information as well or schedule service online.

How do I know if my Ram 5500 brake pads are worn out?

Some long-established warning signs of damaging brake pads are:

  • There are chance substitute warning signs for harmful brake pads. You can read your vehicle's owner's manual for more details.
  • Grinding noise when the brakes are applied
  • Squealing or screeching when braking
  • Burning odor
  • Some vehicles have brake warning lights that will turn on to notify you of a achievable issue
  • Ram 5500 pulling to one side while braking
  • Pulsation or vibrating in the steering wheel or brake pedal

What are the best brake pads for Ram 5500?

Genuine Ram brake pads are designed specifically for your Ram 5500 and are built on the highest standards just like the original brake pads that were installed on your car when leaving the factory. It's confident to use Ram original manufactured parts on your vehicle. Genuine parts help provide maximum safety and durability even more so than distinct expensive aftermarket parts that were designed to fit multiple types of vehicles. Call Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram today to learn more or schedule service online.

Ram 5500 Front Brake Pads Price

Consult your service advisor as costs can change quite regularly depending on parts availability. Most Ram franchise service centers will run brake specials each month and can save you a lot of money on front brake pad installation. Customarily the cost for parts will variety from $100-$200 per axle and labor can cost anywhere between $80 - $100. Since your Ram 5500 brake pads wear down at the same rate per axle, it is acceptable to have your front or rear brake pads replaced at the same time.

Ram 5500 Rear Brake Pad Replacement

You'll want to get your brakes inspected during every visit to your mechanic, but you should also consult your Ram 5500 maintenance schedule for details on when inspections and rear brake pad replacement is recommended. Unlike front brake pads, most rear brake pads wear down faster due to the brake mechanics of rear wheel commute cars. Similarly with front brake pads, your Ram 5500 rear brake pads will consistently wear down at the same estimate on both the left and prudent side of your vehicle. Keep in mind wear and tear on all brake components depends heavily on your driving habits.

Can I put new brake pads on old rotors?

The short answer is yes. Ram 5500 brake components mostly wear down at divergent values meaning your brake pads will be the first component in need of replacement before your brake rotors. It's accessible to keep your brake pads fresh not only for safety reasons but to maintain the integrity of the rest of your Ram 5500 brake components. Keep in mind that if your brake pads are heavily degraded and not replaced quickly, your brake rotors will start to wear down much faster.Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram offers free multipoint inspections on brake pads and rotors. It's also crucial to consult your owner's manual for recommended maintenance intervals to ensure your Ram 5500 is brought in for brake service on time. Schedule your brake pad service online today with Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram.