Brake Repair in Alexandria & Sterling, VA and Washington D.C.

Brake Repair in Sterling, VA

Brakes are a vital component of every single vehicle. Whether you have a disc brake or a drum brake, they are designed to make your vehicle stop safely and prevent any accidents from happening. They are there to protect you as the driver, the passengers in your vehicle, and surrounding cyclists, cars, and pedestrians. We at Old Ox Tire and Auto do all things brake repair and also do brake & lamp inspections. We ensure that your vehicle’s braking system and all other components are at its optimal level and all lamps are working properly.

Signs that you may need your brakes repaired.

Eventually, your brakes will need to get serviced and seen by certified technicians to determine if they need to be replaced. Our award-winning local technicians are knowledgeable on all things brake repairs and will provide you the service that you need. 

  • Brake pads

Brake pads work with the brake calipers to clamp onto the brake rotors to create friction and slow down your vehicle. Because of the high heat and friction your brake pads undergo, it is important to get it replaced between 30,000 and 70,000 miles. 

  • Brake shoes

Brake shoes are brakes located on the rear of your vehicle if it has a drum brake system. If you notice that your car is shaking when you brake, there is a noise, and the hand brake does not hold, bring your vehicle in to Old Ox Tire and Auto and take a look at your brake shoes.

  • Brake rotors

Your brake rotors and brake pads work together to stop your vehicle. Your brake rotors can be damaged from the heat of your brake pads. Excessive heat could warp your brake rotors. If you notice that your brakes are squeaky, your car vibrates when you brake, and there are high-pitched screeching sounds, your brake rotors may need to be repaired or replaced. 

Your award-winning local Shop for Brake Repair

You can rest easy when you trust your brake repairs to Old Ox Tire and Auto. Our technicians are armed with the skills and expertise to address any level of brake repair you require, from the basic to the most extensive procedures. On a Toyota, Honda and Ford alike, our team will always work on your brakes to the highest standards of precision and accuracy. Along with this, Old Ox Tire and Auto uses OEM and high-quality aftermarket parts and fluids in every brake repair job. Your brakes are extremely important to ensure your safety, therefore, we recommend getting it checked once a year. Why should you choose Old Ox Tire & Auto

  • We have a review score of 5 based on reviews from hundreds of satisfied customers.
  • Locally owned and operated since 2017
  • Only OEM and OEM-approved parts/components
  • Shuttle on all services, loaner on major service, free towing (limited)

At Old Ox Tire and Auto in Sterling, we pride ourselves in providing thorough and transparent assessments of the vehicles we service, so don’t hesitate to bring your vehicle in for an inspection today. If you are in the 20166 area or nearby, you can give us a call at Sterling, VA: 703-956-9811, Alexandria, VA: 703-888-2654, and Washington, D.C.: 202-269-2495 or schedule an appointment with us online! Old Ox Tire and Auto – For quality auto repair and friendly customer service, look no further than Old Ox Tire & Auto.

Brake Repair in Sterling & Alexandria, VA and Washington, DC

The Strengths of Old Ox Tire & Auto

  • Locally Owned and Operated
  • ASE Master Technicians
  • Family-Friendly, Community-Based Staff
  • Free Shuttle Service
  • Free WiFi in our Comfortable Waiting Area
  • 2-year/24,000-mile Warranty on All Repairs
  • BBB Accredited Business: A+ Rating
  • Fleet Service (Sterling, VA)
  • 24-hour Drop-Off (Sterling, VA)
  • Tires Available (all locations)

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Sterling, VA Location

44827 Old Ox Road Sterling, VA
Open Mon-Fri: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
703-956-9811

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Alexandria, VA Location

190 A1 S. Whiting St., Alexandria VA
Open Mon-Fri: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
703-888-7654

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Washington, D.C. Location

3426 18th St NE, Washington DC
Open Mon-Fri: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
202-481-0685

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We Are a Digital Shop

Our technicians use the latest technology to not only tell you if there are any problems with your vehicle, but show you. If we uncover an issue, we’ll email a photo of it to you for your review. At the end of every visit you’ll receive a detailed report regarding the general health of your vehicle. Our #1 goal is to keep you safe on the road.

Our Digital Shop puts clear communication in the palm of your hand!

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