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BRAKES & BRAKE REPAIR

Working Hours
  • Mon 8:00AM - 5:00PM
    Tue 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • Wed 8:00AM - 5:00PM
    Thu 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • Fri 8:00AM - 5:00PM
    Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

BRAKES & BRAKE REPAIR

At B & W Automotive Repair Inc, we want our Lexington customers to have the opportunity to feel comfortable in their vehicle. You can leave the repairs and services to our professionals, but please don't hesitate to ask us questions about why a service is needed or how it occurred. Give us a call at 859-278-3038, and we will be happy to speak with you. Here is some valuable information on brake issues and corrective services B & W Automotive Repair Inc offers.

Anti-Lock Brake System
Anti-lock Brake Systems (ABS) ensure that the wheels don't stop rotating during braking, preventing the car from skidding and offering greater control. If your ABS light comes on, visit B & W Automotive Repair Inc where we will be happy to diagnose and fix the problem.

Brake Fluid Flushes
Brake fluid will absorb water from the air over time, causing the brake system to become less effective and the fluid to become corrosive, possibly damaging the system. It is important to perform a brake fluid flush regularly to ensure that your vehicle is using fresh fluid. Talk to our technicians at B & W Automotive Repair Inc about when it's time for a brake fluid flush.

Brake Hoses
A brake hose is a tube carrying pressurized brake fluid from the master cylinder to the brakes. A crushed hose can cause a lagged or slow brake, and a leak in the hose can cause the brake, or the entire brake system, to fail. These don't need to be replaced often, but should be replaced at the first sign of cracking or wear.

Brake Pad & Shoe Replacement
Brake pad problems can usually be identified by squealing brakes. If your brake pads deteriorate completely, you'll hear a grinding metal-on-metal sound when braking, meaning that it's too late and you're ruining your rotors or drums! Those with knowledge of auto repair may be able to fix this at home, but you should always see an auto repair professional immediately if you have brake problems.

Caliper Replacement
The brake caliper houses your brake pads and fits around the rotor like a clamp, pressing the pads against the rotor when you brake. A brake caliper problem could cause uneven braking, making your car slide forward when you brake. Uneven braking can also cause your vehicle to slide out of control in bad weather conditions, so contact B & W Automotive Repair Inc as soon as possible.

Resurface Rotors
In a disc brake system, rotors are attached to your vehicle's wheels. When the brake pads grip the rotor, they bring both the rotor and wheels to a stop. However, the friction causes grooves and cracks to appear over time. Resurfacing brings the rotor back to a "like-new" condition, reducing squealing and wobbling. B & W Automotive Repair Inc will give your rotors a thorough inspection and recommend your best course of action.



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What People Say About Us

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    Great service and wonderful people.

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    I have been coming here for years. They know how to fix cars old and new. Good service and prices are reasonable.

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    We have been happy with their service and they have a real expertise in vintage vehicles and classic cars.

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    The guys at B&W are great. Thanks for being a worthwhile small business!

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    Great place, high quality work. Highly recommend!

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    Honest and thorough.

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    They are amazing and do not price gouge. No unnecessary repairs. Trust 100%!

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    Simply the best! I found this auto repair shop about 25 years ago and I keep coming back!

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    Great people. Knowledgable mechanics. Good prices. Been taking my cars there past few years and have been very happy with their work.

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    Great service and wonderful people.

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