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Cadillac ELR Brake Caliper Replacement

Brakes are vital, full stop. And calipers are a critical part of any car that uses disc brakes. The cost of replacing brake calipers depends on the year, make, and model of your car.

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Cadillac ELR Brake Caliper Replacement

RepairSmith offers upfront and competitive pricing. The average cost for Cadillac ELR Brake Caliper Replacement is $285. Drop it off at our shop and pick it up a few hours later, or save time and have our Delivery mechanics come to you.

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Location
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Price
2016 Cadillac ELR
1.4L L4 Hybrid Base • 71,000 miles
Fremont CA 94538
Nov 22, 2020
$257 - $315
2015 Cadillac ELR
1.4L L4 Hybrid Base • 40,000 miles
Alpine CA 91901
Nov 21, 2020
$247 - $301
2014 Cadillac ELR
1.4L L4 Hybrid Base • 101,000 miles
Visalia CA 93277
Nov 21, 2020
$262 - $320
2015 Cadillac ELR
1.4L L4 Hybrid Base • 46,000 miles
Artesia CA 90702
Nov 17, 2020
$228 - $278
2015 Cadillac ELR
1.4L L4 Hybrid Base • 92,000 miles
Berkeley CA 94703
Nov 17, 2020
$258 - $316
2015 Cadillac ELR
1.4L L4 Hybrid Base • 57,000 miles
Murrieta CA 92563
Nov 14, 2020
$283 - $345
2014 Cadillac ELR
1.4L L4 Hybrid Base • 76,000 miles
Fremont CA 94539
Nov 14, 2020
$299 - $365
2014 Cadillac ELR
1.4L L4 Hybrid Base • 53,000 miles
Yucca Valley CA 92284
Nov 3, 2020
$233 - $285
2016 Cadillac ELR
1.4L L4 Hybrid Base • 41,000 miles
Los Angeles CA 90008
Oct 29, 2020
$226 - $276
2016 Cadillac ELR
1.4L L4 Hybrid Base • 84,000 miles
Las Vegas NV 89156
Oct 28, 2020
$268 - $328
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Dec 17, 2020 6:25 PM
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What are Brake Calipers?

Brakes are vital, full stop. And calipers are a critical part of any car that uses disc brakes. Think of a caliper as a brake pad’s big brother. When you depress the brake pedal, fluid flows from the master brake cylinder to the brake caliper. That’s to create extra pressure for the braking, because sorry hotshot, even after leg day your muscles aren’t strong enough to stop your car.  That brake fluid helps the caliper apply pressure to the brake pad, which clamps around the rotor, slowing down the wheels in the process. And just like that, your car slows down. 

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Symptoms of failing Brake Calipers

Pulling to the left, to the left (or the right)

No, you’re not going crazy. Your car might be pulling in one direction when you brake, and it’s not your brain playing tricks on you. It’s one of your calipers not reporting for duty, and throwing the whole system out of order.

Soft brake pedal

You should be well-acquainted with your brake pedal. It can save your life, so make sure it’s one of your closest friends. And when it starts acting funny? Treat it like you would any other friend, and see what’s wrong. If it feels too soft under your foot, you might have a caliper issue.

Leaky fluids

Ahh, everyone’s favorite car issue, when the pavement in your driveway looks like your sleeping bag after your first night at summer camp. Leaks can be a number of things, including a malfunctioning brake caliper that’s dripping brake fluid.

Uneven brake wear

Playing favorites isn’t nice, with your kids or your brakes. If your calipers aren’t functioning properly, they’ll likely wear out one set of brakes more quickly than the other.

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How urgent is Brake Caliper replacement?

Look, you don’t need this reminder, but here it is: brakes are important. Very important. The most important safety feature of your vehicle. Failing calipers lead to failing brakes lead to things you don’t want happening.

Be smart. Repair your brake calipers when they start to go.

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Brake Calipers are crucial parts of your car's brake system. RepairSmith makes Brake Caliper repair easy.

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