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How long do Kia brake pads last?

Kia 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 Kia owner's manual for recommended maintenance interval information.

Kia Rear Brake Pad Replacement

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

How much does it cost to get Kia brake pads changed?

Kia brake pads replacement, which includes parts and labor, can cost anywhere between $150 and $300 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 Nalley Kia 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 Nalley Kia or call us at 7702885283.

How much do Kia Brake Pads Cost? Kia Brake Pad Prices

How much Kia 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 Kia 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 $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 also may need to be replaced if your Kia brake pads are heavily worn down.

What are the best brake pads for Kia?

Genuine Kia brake pads are designed exactly for your Kia and are built on the highest standards just same the efficient brake pads that were installed on your car when leaving the factory. It's meaningful to use Kia efficient manufactured parts on your vehicle. Actual parts help provide maximum safety and durability even more so than different expensive aftermarket parts that were designed to fit multiple types of vehicles. Call Nalley Kia today to learn more or schedule service online.

Kia Front Brake Pads Price

Consult your service advisor as prices can change quite commonly depending on parts availability. Most Kia franchise service centers will run brake specials all month and can save you a lot of money on front brake pad installation. Since your Kia brake pads wear down at the same rate per axle, it is regular to have your front or rear brake pads replaced at the same time. Consistently the cost for parts will range from $100-$200 per axle and labor can cost anywhere between $80 - $100.

Kia Front Brake Pad Replacement

Just like rear brake pads, your Kia 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 Kia in for service. Nalley Kia offers free multipoint inspections during every visit, but you need to refer to your Kia maintenance guide in your owner's manual for more information regarding recommended front brake replacement and inspections. Remember that wear and tear on Kia including the front brake pads varies drastically on your driving habits.

Kia Rear Brake Pads Price

Front and rear brake pads on your Kia 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 $50 - $100 per brake pad. You can order your Kia brake pads online or give us a call during business hours to get pricing and availability.

How do you know if you need new brake pads?

In a slight cases, you will be fair to smell a burning fragrance which is a result of the metal contacting the surface as your pads become bare. Regular issues that will arise when your Kia brake pads need to be replaced include squealing, screeching, grinding or squeaking when brakes are applied. You may also read vibrations or pulsation in the pedal or steering wheel.As always, you should consult your vehicle's owner's manual for more details on service intervals, recommendations, and supplemental safety concerns. You can call Nalley Kia at 7702885283 for information as properly or schedule service online. If you experience any of these warning signs you should take your Kia in for an inspection shortly.

Can I put new brake pads on old rotors?

The short answer is yes. Kia 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 curious to own your brake pads efficient not only for protection reasons but to maintain the integrity of the rest of your Kia brake components. Own in mind that if your brake pads are heavily degraded and not replaced urgently, your brake rotors will start to wear unhappy much faster.Nalley Kia offers free multipoint inspections on brake pads and rotors. It's also exciting to consult your owner's manual for recommended maintenance intervals to ensure your Kia is brought in for brake service on time. Schedule your brake pad service online today with Nalley Kia.

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

Some common warning signs of bad brake pads are:

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