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How do I know if my Land Rover brake pads are worn out?

Some common warning signs of bad brake pads are:

  • Pulsation or vibrating in the steering wheel or brake pedal
  • Burning odor
  • Land Rover pulling to one side while braking
  • Some vehicles have brake warning lights that will turn on to notify you of a potential issue
  • There are various other warning signs for bad 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

Land Rover Rear Brake Pad Replacement

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

Land Rover Front Brake Pads Price

Since your Land Rover brake pads wear down at the same rate per axle, it is common to have your front or rear brake pads replaced at the same time. Typically the cost for parts will range from $200-$400 per axle and labor can cost anywhere between $100 - $150. Consult your service advisor as prices can change quite frequently depending on parts availability. Most Land Rover franchise service centers will run brake specials each month and can save you a lot of money on front brake pad installation.

How much do Land Rover Brake Pads Cost? Land Rover Brake Pad Prices

How much Land Rover 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. Typically brake pads are sold in sets of two as wear and tear on your Land Rover brake pads is typically the same on both the left and right sides of the vehicle. A set of luxury vehicle brake pads can cost anywhere between $250 and $450 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 Land Rover brake pads are heavily worn down.

Land Rover Rear Brake Pads Price

Front and rear brake pads on your Land Rover will cost the same assuming you purchase them on the same date. Parts availability is the main variable in price for brake pads although labor costs can change depending on other factors in your area. Labor costs usually won't be too volatile. If you're looking to replace your brake pads yourself, parts typically range from $250 - $500 per brake pad. You can order your Land Rover brake pads online or give us a call during business hours to get pricing and availability.

Can I put new brake pads on old rotors?

The short answer is yes. Land Rover brake components usually wear down at different rates meaning your brake pads will be the first component in need of replacement before your brake rotors. It's important to keep your brake pads fresh not only for safety reasons but to maintain the integrity of the rest of your Land Rover brake components. Keep in mind that if your brake pads are heavily degraded and not replaced immediately, your brake rotors will start to wear down much faster.Land Rover St Louis offers free multipoint inspections on brake pads and rotors. It's also important to consult your owner's manual for recommended maintenance intervals to ensure your Land Rover is brought in for brake service on time. Schedule your brake pad service online today with Land Rover St Louis.

How much does it cost to get Land Rover brake pads changed?

Land Rover brake pads replacement, which includes parts and labor, can cost anywhere between $250 and $600 per axle depending on the type of brake pads desired and the extent of the damage your previously worn down pads have caused to the other components of your vehicle such as the rotors. At Land Rover St Louis we have monthly brake pad replacement specials designed to save you money as well as brake pad parts specials if you want to replace them yourself. Schedule your brake service with Land Rover St Louis or call us at 3145824599.

Land Rover Front Brake Pad Replacement

Just like rear brake pads, your Land Rover front brake pads will typically degrade at the same rate 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 Land Rover in for service. Land Rover St Louis offers free multipoint inspections during every visit, but you need to refer to your Land Rover maintenance guide in your owner's manual for more information regarding recommended front brake replacement and inspections. Remember that wear and tear on Land Rover including the front brake pads varies drastically on your driving habits.

How do you know if you need new brake pads?

Common issues that will arise when your Land Rover 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 bare.As always, you should consult your vehicle's owner's manual for more details on service intervals, recommendations, and other safety concerns. You can call Land Rover St Louis at 3145824599 for information as well or schedule service online. If you experience any of these warning signs you should take your Land Rover in for an inspection immediately.

How long do Land Rover brake pads last?

Land Rover brake pads usually last between 30,000 and 70,000 miles depending on your driving habits. If you commute in heavy traffic and use your brakes often, you'll need to get an inspection more frequently. We recommend you reference your Land Rover owner's manual for recommended maintenance interval information.

What are the best brake pads for Land Rover?

Genuine Land Rover brake pads are designed specifically for your Land Rover 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 important to use Land Rover original manufactured parts on your vehicle. Genuine parts help provide maximum safety and durability even more so than other expensive aftermarket parts that were designed to fit multiple types of vehicles. Call Land Rover St Louis today to learn more or schedule service online.