Brakes

Brake Light On

Modern vehicles provide more conveniences than ever. From parking assist features, rear-view cameras, and other features that tell us when our tire pressure is too low, these features give us added safety and important information about our vehicles. One area of automotive technology that has not quite caught up with our need to know is the internal diagnostics systems in our cars. What do you do, for example, when your brake light comes on? What does it mean? Is it a safety issue or is there simply a problem with the bulb behind the display telling you that your brake light is on? St. Paul Automotive can help when brake light comes on. Continue reading

Brake Mechanic MN

Have you noticed that your brakes are acting up? If so, you may be looking for a reputable brake mechanic in Minnesota who can assess your car problems and fix them as quickly and economically as possible. At St Paul Automotive, we have a team of ASE certified mechanics with years of experience in all types of auto repair, including brake service. Feel free to reach out to our team if you’re experiencing brake problems that you need to have addressed. Continue reading

Brake Repair Costs

Your vehicle’s brakes are one of the most important components that keep you safe while on the road. If your brakes aren’t functioning properly it can cause major problems if you’re forced to stop suddenly. The last thing you want is for you not to be able to stop your vehicle quickly when a car in front of you stops suddenly. If you’re dealing with a brake problem, feel free to reach out to our team at St Paul Automotive to get your vehicle repaired as quickly as possible. Continue reading

Best Brake Shop in St Paul

If you’ve noticed a grinding or squeaking noise coming from your brakes, it’s likely that you need to have them looked at. As you know, properly functioning brakes are extremely important, especially when driving in inclement weather which is so prevalent here in St. Paul. If you’re looking for the best brake shop in St. Paul, look no further than the professional and certified mechanics at St. Paul Automotive. In business for decades, our mission is to get you back on the road as quickly and economically as possible. Read on to learn more about the importance of properly functioning brakes for your vehicle. Continue reading

ABS System Repair

Since 1980, St. Paul Automotive has successfully kept themselves ahead of the curve of developments in auto design and repair. There have been times when technology has taken huge leaps and other times when the changes in auto engineering and design were more subtle and gradual. St. Paul Automotive has kept pace with those changes. One example of a great improvement in auto design is the anti-lock brake (ABS) systems that are standard on new cars these days. Continue reading

Brake and Rotor Replacement

If there’s one thing on a vehicle that must be in absolute working order, we hope it’s the brakes. Brakes are an essential part of the car and should always be in working order. At St. Paul Automotive, we don’t want you or your vehicle to end up looking like the end of a thriller movie scene where the brakes completely go out. There are plenty of warning signs that tell you it may be time for brake and rotor replacement. At St. Paul Automotive, we are your local brake and rotor replacement repair shop that will get you back on the road safely. Continue reading

Warped Rotor Replacement

Have you been told that you need new rotors on your vehicle? If a rotor becomes warped it can result in diminished brake performance when the brake pads clamp onto a damaged rotor or disk. Though you probably won’t be able to see rotor warpage, you will probably be able to feel it. Brakes are one of the most important safety features on any car, truck, van or SUV. Bring your vehicle in to St. Paul Automotive if you notice a vibration or shutter when pressing on the brake pedal. Our mechanics can provide you with a comprehensive brake inspection to determine whether or not the rotor is warped and in need of replacement by one of our reliable auto mechanics. Continue reading

Brake Pad Replacement

Moving parts on automobiles are subject to powerful forces and, if you have your car long enough, those parts will likely need to be repaired or replaced at one time or another. Of all the parts of your car that will eventually need to be replaced, none is more important than your brake pads. Being able to stop your car when and where you want is extremely important. St. Paul Automotive provides brake pad replacement services to ensure that your car will stop exactly when and where you need it to. Continue reading

Most Trusted Brake Shop in St. Paul Since 1980

St. Paul Automotive is arguably the best brake shop in the St. Paul area and one of the best in the whole state. What makes our shop different? Our 100% commitment to honesty and our commitment to treating our customers well is what has helped us build our reputation.  The best way to build customer loyalty is to treat your customers well, and to establish and maintain trust.  One area we specialize in is on brake repairs.  Your brakes are one of the most (if not the most) important safety features in your entire car.  If your brakes are not in optimal condition, the safety of your passengers is at risk.  Waste no time getting your brakes looked at if you think you might have a problem. Continue reading

Car Maintenance Prior To Your Next Road Trip

This time of year many vehicle owners start planning their next road trip adventures. As the price of airlines tickets increase, many people are choosing to drive to their summer vacation destination. No matter what type of road trip you may be planning, the first thing on your checklist should be to get your vehicle seen at St. Paul Automotive for road trip car maintenance. No matter what type of vehicle you own or how many miles happen to be on it, getting it checked before a long trip is a crucial component to your safety and the longevity of your vehicle. Continue reading