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How much does it cost to get Toyota 4Runner brake pads changed?

Toyota 4Runner brake pads replacement, which includes components and labor, can cost anywhere between $150 and $300 per axle depending on the type of brake pads needed and the extent of the damage your earlier worn down pads have caused to the other components of your car such as the rotors. At Stevinson Toyota East we have monthly brake pad replacement specials designed to save you money as well as brake pad components specials if you want to replace them yourself. Schedule your brake service with Stevinson Toyota East or call us at 7205139585.

How do you know if you need new brake pads?

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. Common issues that will arise when your Toyota 4Runner 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.As repeatedly, you should confer your vehicle's owner's manual for more details on service intervals, recommendations, and other safety concerns. You can call Stevinson Toyota East at 7205139585 for advice as well or schedule service online. If you experience any of these warning signs you should take your Toyota 4Runner in for an check expeditiously.

Toyota 4Runner Rear Brake Pads Price

Front and rear brake pads on your Toyota 4Runner will cost the same assuming you purchase them on the same date. Parts availability is the predominant variable in price for brake pads although labor costs can change depending on other factors in your area. Labor costs ordinarily won't be too erratic. If you're looking to replace your brake pads yourself, parts ordinarily range from $50 - $100 per brake pad. You can order your Toyota 4Runner brake pads online or give us a call during business hours to get pricing and availability.

How much do Toyota 4Runner Brake Pads Cost? Toyota 4Runner Brake Pad Prices

How much Toyota 4Runner brake pads cost depends greatly 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 mechanics handle your brake pad replacement. Typically brake pads are sold in sets of two as wear and tear on your Toyota 4Runner brake pads is normally the same on both the left and right sides of the car. A set of luxury car 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 still may need to be replaced if your Toyota 4Runner brake pads are laboriously worn down.

How do I know if my Toyota 4Runner brake pads are worn out?

Some common warning signs of bad brake pads are:

  • Squealing or screeching when braking
  • Some vehicles have brake warning lights that will turn on to notify you of a potential issue
  • There are several other warning signs for bad brake pads. You can read your vehicle's owner's manual for more details.
  • Toyota 4Runner pulling to one side while braking
  • Grinding noise when the brakes are applied
  • Burning odor
  • Pulsation or vibrating in the steering wheel or brake pedal

Toyota 4Runner Front Brake Pads Price

Since your Toyota 4Runner 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 $100-$200 per axle and labor can cost anywhere between $80 - $100. Confer with your service advisor as prices can change quite repeatedly depending on parts availability. Most Toyota franchise service centers will run brake specials each month and can save you a ton of cash on front brake pad installation.

Can I put new brake pads on old rotors?

The short answer is yes. Toyota 4Runner brake components normally wear down at different rates meaning your brake pads will be the first part in need of replacement before your brake rotors. It's vital to keep your brake pads fresh not only for safety reasons but to maintain the integrity of the rest of your Toyota 4Runner brake parts. Keep in mind that if your brake pads are greatly degraded and not replaced rapidly, your brake rotors will start to wear down much faster.Stevinson Toyota East offers free multipoint inspections on brake pads and rotors. It's also vital to confer with your owner's manual for suggested maintenance intervals to ensure your Toyota 4Runner is brought in for brake service on time. Schedule your brake pad service online today with Stevinson Toyota East.

Toyota 4Runner Front Brake Pad Replacement

Just like rear brake pads, your Toyota 4Runner front brake pads will ordinarily degrade at the same rate on both the right and left side of your vehicle. Unlike rear brake pads, most front brake pads wear down more gradually due to the nature of rear-wheel drive cars. You should have your brakes checked out every time you take your Toyota 4Runner in for service. Stevinson Toyota East offers free multipoint inspections during every visit, but you need to refer to your Toyota 4Runner maintenance guide in your owner's manual for more data regarding advised front brake replacement and inspections. Remember that wear and tear on Toyota 4Runner including the front brake pads, varies exceedingly depending on your driving habits.

How long do Toyota 4Runner brake pads last?

Toyota 4Runner 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 regularly, you'll need to get an check more regularly. We suggest you reference your Toyota 4Runner owner's manual for suggested maintenance interval facts.

What are the best brake pads for Toyota 4Runner?

Genuine Toyota brake pads are designed precisely for your Toyota 4Runner and are built on the highest standards just like the original brake pads that were installed on your car when leaving the factory. Genuine components help provide maximum safety and security, compared to other pricey aftermarket components that were designed to fit various types of vehicles. It's important to use Toyota original manufactured components on your car. Call Stevinson Toyota East today to learn more or schedule service online.

Toyota 4Runner Rear Brake Pad Replacement

Keep in mind wear and tear on all brake parts depends massively on your driving habits. Similarly with front brake pads, your Toyota 4Runner rear brake pads will usually wear down at the same rate on both the left and right side of your car. You'll want to get your brakes checked out during each visit to your mechanic, but you should likewise check your Toyota 4Runner maintenance schedule for details on when inspections and rear brake pad replacement is advised. Unlike front brake pads, most rear brake pads wear down faster due to the brake mechanics of rear wheel drive cars.