Car Brakes

Thoroughbred Auto Care is an Experienced Brake repair facility in Laurel, MD.

Our Computer aided diagnosis analysis equipment is able to get the results needed for your Family car and truck, high performance vehicle or commercial needs.

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Brake Service

  • Numerous ASE Master Certifications
  • Drum
  • Disc
  • Pads, Shoes
  • Rotors
  • Anti Lock
  • Emergency
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  • Locally owned since 1992.
  • We shop where you shop!
  • ASE Certified Mechanics
  • Decades of Experience

Brake Repair in Laurel 20723

Brake repair in Laurel MD 20723 is a service that we have been providing with decades of experience. With certified technicians (years ago we were “mechanics in Laurel MD”) keeping up on our training with the latest brake systems you can rest assured we get your repair right the first time. Using the newest computerized equipment to analyze, diagnose and repair your car’s brakes in Laurel, Scaggsville, Fulton, Clarksville and including communities like Maple Lawn Farms.

Brake Job

Brake job requests are common in Laurel, Scaggsville, Fulton, Burtonsville, Clarksville and Maple Lawn Farms. One of the reasons brake jobs are common needs is that brakes are designed to “wear.” This design allows for good control and good overall performance. If brakes were not engineered to wear then the heat and sounds would most likely be too high to perform well. Our decades of experience in brake jobs and continuous training means more quality in brake services for you and your family. Give us a call for all your braker repair questions and needs. Speak with an ASE certified master technician about your brake services in Fulton, Maple Lawn and Scaggsville MD.

Brake Jobs – Disc, Drum, Emergency and Anti-Lock Brakes

Brakes have changed a lot over the decades and we have seen and fixed just about every type on every make and model in our Laurel Maryland shop. We have the high tech equipment to get the calibrations and alignments of your car just right the first time. While we have the parts on hand in most cases to get your repair done fast and accurately and have you back on the road for the average family car, truck or SUV.  We also provide service to the high performance vehicles. As a locally owned and operated shop providing disc, drum, emergency, anti-lock and more types of service we appreciate that we have long lasting relationships with most of customers. We are always looking for new folks who have moved into the Laurel, Scaggsville, Fulton, Clarksville areas and desire a trustworthy relationship with the people who work on their family’s vehicles. Brake repair is no exception, you want a shop you know you can trust with mechanics who have been here and will be here for decades to come.

Brake repair in our zip code of 20723 and all of central Maryland is an important way of keeping you a little safer and saving money. When you keep your Laurel vehicle in good shape with preventative maintenance you’ll find that overall costs are much lower than emergency repairs. Brakes are no different, when repair is a simple pad or shoe replacement your costs are lower and faster. When time has passed and procrastination has taken over we often find that rotors need turned or replaced due to the scaring from metal on metal braking. Part of our car inspections for the State of Maryland includes brake inspections. We’ve been helping folks in the automotive field since the 1980’s and we’ve seen a lot of interesting brake repairs on standard cars as well as high performance and classic vehicles. Give us a call, at 301-317-7886, we can help with all your need for brake repair in the 20723 zip code area and well beyond. 

Brake Repair Costs in Scaggsville MD 20723

Brake repair costs can vary greatly with vehicle type and being completely honest it is near impossible to give an estimate without seeing the vehicle. The brake system has many components and while many times a simple replacement of pads or shoes will get you back on the road in short time and running great again. However, occasionally more complex and in-depth repairs are needed with calipers, lines, alignment and even the master cylinder can be a root cause. So we respectfully ask that you bring your vehicle in to get a good estimate of what will be needed for costs of brake repair in Laurel and surrounding Maryland areas.

Brake Repair in Laurel MD 20723 – Disc Drum and More

Brake repairs are a common service that we provide in our Laurel, MD 20723 shop. With people coming from local towns like Laurel, Fulton, Scaggsville, Maple Lawn Farms and Clarksville, MD we get to provide brake repair on a variety of vehicles. We keep up with the latest training and use the newest computerized equipment for diagnosis and repair. If you are hearing that little whistle, squeak or if it’s gotten to the point of grinding come on in and we’ll get you back on the road and fixed right the first time. See more on our Auto repair services page to learn more about general repairs.

Our mechanic shop hours are 7:30am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday. Stop in to see us!
Thoroughbred Auto Care, 20723 Laurel 301-317-7886

We look forward to meeting you and building the trust that comes with a local brake repair shop! Our vehicle repair service area covers these zip codes and well beyond: 20723, 20861, 21046, 20759, 20777, 21029.

Car & Truck Brake Repair Scaggsville, Fulton, Maple Lawn Farms,

Brake repair service in Laurel MD is an important part of your safety. Your vehicle’s disc or drum brakes need regular maintenance and inspection to keep them performing their best. With regular brake service from our ASE certified mechanics in our Laurel MD shop you can keep your costs really low. However, if you wait until your brake pads are worn to the point of fatigue you can easily create a more costly auto repair with damage to your rotors, calipers, pins, lines or Master cylinder. Brakes work on the principle of friction and that means heat. Under good conditions they work as expected but as they wear down the brake pads overheat as well as the rotors. This can contribute to the premature wearing and failure of more brake components. Click to learn even more about Drum Brake repair services in Laurel MD

Brake Truck & Car Repairs in 20723 20861, 21046, 20759, 20777, 21029 MD

Our Master technicians and Mechanics are certified to work on all types of car repairs in Laurel MD 20723. Our shop is ready for most every vehicle model, both domestic and foreign. We are even prepared for Commerical vehicles with our oversized bays, computerized equipment and certified mechanics. If you have a question about your brakes due to a simple squeak or you can feel the grind don’t wait another day. Check our car repair coupons for regular savings on more than just brake service in Laurel. Give us a call and schedule an appointment for your car care and you’ll save yourself a lot of money with quality car repairs from a locally owned and operated auto repair shop serving areas like; Fulton, Scaggsville, Maple Lawn Farms or Clarksville, MD.

FAQ Brake Repair Scaggsville, Fulton, Maple Lawn Farms, Highland

With our decades of experience and ASE certifications we get quite a few questions about brakes. We offer a courtesy inspection, including your brakes for Fulton, Scaggsville, Maple Lawn Farms, Clarksville, and beyond in central MD. From school buses to passenger cars for everyday commuting we bring high quality brake repairs. Here are just a few of the many car brake repair questions.

  • What does it cost to get a brake job?
  • How much is a brake job at Firestone?
  • How much does it cost to replace brake rotors and brake pads?
  • Should I just replace brake pads and not rotors?
  • Should I have my rotors machined?
  • How long do brake rotors work?
  • Why do rotors to go bad?
  • What are the first symptoms of bad rotors and pads?
  • Are their symptoms of a bad master cylinder?
  • What does it mean when the brake pedal goes to the floor?
  • Should scored brake discs be replaced?
  • When I brake there is a grinding sound, is it too late?
  • When should I get my brake fluid changed?