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Brake Services

If your brakes squeal or grind, grab causing jerky stops or your warning light flashes it may be time for a free brake system inspection. Pep Boys offers brake service packages with up to a $60 after mail-in rebate per front or rear brake service with LIFETIME pads or shoes.

'Brake Services Whats Included'

Every Brake Service Includes:

Quality Service

Thorough Brake
System Evaluation

Lifetime Pad
or Shoe Warranty

Resurfacing
Serviced Drum or Rotor

Standard Brake Service - $30 Mail in Rebate per Front or Rear


The Pep Boys Standard Brake Service package includes a thorough brake system evaluation, brake pad or brake shoe replacement, and off-vehicle resurfacing of drums or rotors on the serviced axle(s) performed by our certified professional Pep Boys technicians.

  • ProStop Standard Pads feature standard resistance formula and delivers dependable stopping power for safe braking.
  • Wagner branded shoes & pads are available in select locations.
  • ProStop Standard & Wagner Brake Pads/Shoes meet OE (original equipment) requirements
  • Lifetime Warranty on Brake Pads or Shoes
  • 6-Month/6,000 mile labor warranty

$30 Mail in Rebate per front or rear service

Original Equipment Brake Service – $40 Mail in Rebate per Front or Rear


The Original Equipment Replacement Brake Service includes ProStop Platinum Pad or Wagner QuickStop pad and provides the elements your vehicle needs to work as originally designed. Brake service package is inclusive of the Pep Boys Standard Brake Service level offerings and longer labor warranties

  • ProStop Platinum Pads (Wagner Quick Stop available in select locations) are engineered to your vehicle’s specific braking requirements resulting in original equipment performance by utilizing the manufacturer’s specified friction formula
  • Slotted and chamfered per original equipment requirements to reduce noise and harshness
  • Vehicle specific formulas deliver the pedal feel and performance of your vehicle's original brake pads
  • Lifetime Warranty on Brake Pads or Shoes
  • 12-Month/12,000 mile labor warranty

$40 Mail-in-Rebate per front or rear service

Premium Brake Service- - $60 Mail in Rebate per Front or Rear


The Premium Brake Service includes Wagner ThermoQuiet/OEX Pads and offers the next echelon of brake system service. Evaluating the operation of your vehicle’s hydraulic components and replacing worn parts is critical to maintaining a long brake system life. Service package is inclusive of the Pep Boys Standard Plus Brake Service level offerings and even longer labor warranties!

Wagner ThermoQuiet Pads:

  • Features integrally molded insulator that integrates friction material, backing plate and insulator into a single high strength component
  • Application specific design reduces sound and vibration for quieter operation
  • 15% more stopping power, 35% quieter braking and up to 40% better fade performance
  • 18-Month/18,000 mile labor warranty

Wagner OEX Pads: (Pick Ups, SUV's, CUV's)

  • Features vehicle specific profile and slotting designs to provide best in class braking performance
  • Stops up to 50 feet sooner
  • Pad life increased up to 2 times longer and reduces rotor wear
  • 18-Month/18,000 mile labor warranty

$60 Mail-in-Rebate per front or rear service

Ultra Premium Brake Service- $60 Mail in Rebate per Front or Rear
The Ultra Premium brake service package includes Akebono Brake Pads (limited availability)


  • Akebono is the leader of manufacturing the optimal ceramic material for your vehicle model and the originator of ceramic technology, and is a trusted OEM supplier. Akebono brake pads provide the best performance and the safest braking experience.
  • Constructed with the finest quality materials, these premium ceramic brake pads provide a significant reduction in dust for cleaner wheels
  • Akebono brake pads promise increased pad and rotor life and create the smoothest, most efficient stopping
  • No brake-in needed with these high performance brake pads!
  • The ultimate upgrade for OE semi-metallic & low metallic brake pads
  • Lifetime Warranty on Brake Pads or Shoes
  • 18-Month/18,000 mile labor warranty

$60 Mail in Rebate per Front or Rear

Additional Brake Services

We offer select additional brake services for an additional fee.

Brake Hardware- $20 with scheduled brake service

  • Adds 6 months/6k miles to labor warranty
  • Extends life of brake pads/shoes
  • Reduces vibration and brake pedal squeal

Brake Fluid Exchange- $50 with scheduled brake service


Brake fluid becomes contaminated and can shorten the life of your vehicle’s braking system components. The Pep Boys brake fluid exchange package helps maintain the integrity of your brake system components with the introduction of new, quality brake fluid.

  • Adds 6 months/6k miles to labor warranty
  • Quality service by a professional Pep Boys technician
  • Extends life of brake system components including calipers, hoses and wheel cylinders
  • Replacement of existing fluid with new, quality brake fluid specified for your vehicle
  • Reduces risk of costly repairs down the road

On-Car Brake Lathe Service


Even the most skillful DIYer knows if you want the best fit, you need the best machines available. Pep Boys’ on-car brake lathing service is designed to provide your vehicle with the best fit for your brakes. Period. Our brake lathing service corrects thickness variations on the rotor and prolongs the life of your braking system. An on-car lathe provides the most accurate resurfacing possible.

An on-car brake lathe service includes:

  • Provide a complimentary brake system inspection, including measuring the lateral runout and machine to limits of your rotors
  • A Pep Boys ASE certified technician will match your rotors to your vehicle using our state of the art on-car brake lathe, resulting in less braking vibration and noise
  • Ensuring rotors are matched exactly to vehicle for smoother stopping
  • Eliminating lateral runout that causes vibration and pedal pulsation (less than one thousandth of an inch)

with brake job $40 per axle

without brake job $80 per axle

Pep Boys Power Stop Brake Service Package

Pep Boys Power Stop Brake Service package

Includes Pep Boys Basic Brake Service PLUS:

  • One price service to install a performance brake pad and rotor kit.
  • Note: Additional brake services may be needed depending on
    the condition of existing brake system components.
  • Does not include the price of brake kit.

$125 per axle

Not Sure What Type of Brake Pads You Need?


Wagner OEX Pads:

Features vehicle specific profile and slotting designs to provide best in class braking performance. Stops up to 50 feet sooner and pad life increased up to 2 times longer and reduces rotor wear.

Wagner OEX is designed specifically for pickups, SUVs and CUVs and can stop them up to 50 feet sooner.* The pads can last up to two times longer and reduces rotor wear.**

*Results based on 60 mph post fade performance testing conducted by Link Engineering Company comparing Wagner OEX brake pads to competitors’ brake pads on the 2014 Ford F-150, 2011 Toyota RAV4 and 2013 Chevrolet Tahoe.

** Results based on internal testing comparing new Wagner OEX to other Wagner offerings.

Wagner ThermoQuiet:

Features integrally molded insulator that integrates friction material, backing plate and insulator into a single high strength component. Provides 15% more stopping power, 35% quieter braking and up to 40% better fade performance.

Wagner QuickStop Pads (select locations):

Wagner QuickStop brake pads are designed, tested and certified to ensure a vehicle's braking system will be restored to original equipment performance. Provides Optimal stopping performance and application-specific design reduces noise-causing vibration. 100% OE-post cured for consistent braking throughout the life of the pad, includes OE-style lubricant and contains low copper 2021 compliant ceramic formulation.

Akebono Ultra Ceramic Brake Pads:

Constructed of the finest quality materials, these premium ceramic brake pads provide best in class performance and dust reduction for cleaner wheels.

ProStop Platinum Brake Pads:

Engineered to match the specific braking requirements of your vehicle producing OE performance and pedal feel while virtually eliminating brake squeal and dust.

ProStop Brake Pads:

Built from OE specific friction material, the ProStop Brake Pads are engineered to match the braking requirements of your vehicle.

Learn More About Brakes and Brake Pads

* Ultra Premium Brake Service Package features Akebono OR best available friction.

** All prices shown as low as after Pep Boys mail in rebate

*** Servicing a hybrid vehicle usually requires removal of trunk access panel for power supply access, shut off and reconnection

**** Price "As Low As" reflects lowest price after Mail in Rebate. Pep Boys mail in rebate not valid on special orders, commercial or fleet purchases. Brake service pricing not valid in combination with any other discounts or promotions. Price includes parts (Thermo-Quiet/OEX pads) and basic labor included with the Wagner Premium Brake Service Package. Actual price may vary depending on customer's choice of pads or shoes, vehicle make and model. Shop supply fee will be an additional charge (except CA, NY and where prohibited). Purchase any of the listed products at a Pep Boys store between February 26, 2018 - April 1, 2018.

A shop supply fee will be an additional charge (except in NY and CA) of 9.99% up to $35.00. Each individual work order will identify and apply any applicable shop supply charge.

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