Hyundai Santa Fe Brake Pads

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How do I know if my Hyundai Santa Fe brake pads are worn out?

Some common warning signs of bad brake pads are:

  • There are numerous extra warning signs for bad brake pads. You can read your vehicle's owner's manual for more details.
  • Grinding noise when the brakes are applied
  • Pulsation or vibrating in the steering wheel or brake pedal
  • Hyundai Santa Fe pulling to definite side while braking
  • Burning odor
  • Some vehicles keep brake warning lights that will turn on to notify you of a possible issue
  • Squealing or screeching when braking

How long do Hyundai Santa Fe brake pads last?

Hyundai Santa Fe 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 Hyundai Santa Fe owner's manual for recommended maintenance interval information.

Can I put new brake pads on old rotors?

The short answer is yes. Hyundai Santa Fe 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 extraordinary to keep your brake pads fresh not only for safety reasons but to maintain the integrity of the rest of your Hyundai Santa Fe brake components. Keep in mind that if your brake pads are heavily degraded and not replaced immediately, your brake rotors will start to wear down much faster.Courtesy Hyundai of Tampa offers free multipoint inspections on brake pads and rotors. It's also varied to consult your owner's manual for recommended maintenance intervals to ensure your Hyundai Santa Fe is brought in for brake service on time.

How much do Hyundai Santa Fe Brake Pads Cost? Hyundai Santa Fe Brake Pad Prices

How much Hyundai Santa Fe 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 Hyundai Santa Fe 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 Hyundai Santa Fe brake pads are heavily worn down.

How do you know if you need new brake pads?

In some cases, you will be gifted to smell a burning fragrance which is a result of the metal contacting the surface as your pads become bare. Fresh issues that will arise when your Hyundai Santa Fe brake pads need to be replaced include squealing, screeching, grinding or squeaking when brakes are applied. You may also notice 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 other safety concerns. If you experience any of these warning signs you should take your Hyundai Santa Fe in for an inspection immediately.

Hyundai Santa Fe Rear Brake Pad Replacement

Similarly with front brake pads, your Hyundai Santa Fe rear brake pads will typically wear down at the identical rate on both the left and right side of your vehicle. Unlike front brake pads, most rear brake pads wear down faster due to the brake mechanics of rear wheel drive cars. Have in mind wear and tear on entire brake components depends heavily on your driving habits. You'll designate to get your brakes inspected during every visit to your mechanic, but you should also consult your Hyundai Santa Fe maintenance schedule for details on when inspections and rear brake pad replacement is recommended.

How much does it cost to get Hyundai Santa Fe brake pads changed?

Hyundai Santa Fe 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.

Hyundai Santa Fe Front Brake Pad Replacement

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

Hyundai Santa Fe Rear Brake Pads Price

Front and rear brake pads on your Hyundai Santa Fe 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 Hyundai Santa Fe brake pads online or give us a call during business hours to get pricing and availability.

Hyundai Santa Fe Front Brake Pads Price

Consult your service adviser as prices can change quite frequently depending on parts availability. Most Hyundai franchise service centers will run brake specials all month and can save you a lot of money on front brake pad installation. Since your Hyundai Santa Fe brake pads wear crestfallen at the like rate per axle, it is known to have your front or rear brake pads replaced at the like time. Typically the cost for parts will range from $100-$200 per axle and labor can cost anywhere between $80 - $100.

What are the best brake pads for Hyundai Santa Fe?

It's risky to use Hyundai ingenious manufactured parts on your vehicle. Genuine Hyundai brake pads are designed specifically for your Hyundai Santa Fe and are built on the highest standards just identical the ingenious brake pads that were installed on your car when leaving the factory. Genuine parts help provide maximum safety and durability even more so than added expensive aftermarket parts that were designed to fit multiple types of vehicles. Call Courtesy Hyundai of Tampa today to learn more.

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