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Can I put new brake pads on old rotors?

The short answer is yes. Jeep Cherokee 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 big to keep your brake pads healthful not only for safeness reasons but to maintain the integrity of the rest of your Jeep Cherokee brake components. Keep in mind that if your brake pads are heavily degraded and not replaced immediately, your brake rotors will start to wear crestfallen much faster.Courtesy Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram offers free multipoint inspections on brake pads and rotors. It's also necessary to consult your owner's manual for recommended maintenance intervals to ensure your Jeep Cherokee is brought in for brake service on time.

What are the best brake pads for Jeep Cherokee?

Genuine Jeep brake pads are designed specifically for your Jeep Cherokee and are built on the highest standards just like the creative brake pads that were installed on your car when leaving the factory. It's massive to use Jeep creative manufactured parts on your vehicle. Indisputable parts help provide maximum protection and durability even more so than further lavish aftermarket parts that were designed to fit multiple types of vehicles. Call Courtesy Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram today to learn more.

How much do Jeep Cherokee Brake Pads Cost? Jeep Cherokee Brake Pad Prices

How much Jeep Cherokee 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 Jeep Cherokee 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 Jeep Cherokee brake pads are heavily worn down.

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

Some common warning signs of bad brake pads are:

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

Jeep Cherokee Front Brake Pads Price

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

Jeep Cherokee Front Brake Pad Replacement

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

How much does it cost to get Jeep Cherokee brake pads changed?

Jeep Cherokee 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.

How long do Jeep Cherokee brake pads last?

Jeep Cherokee 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 Jeep Cherokee owner's manual for recommended maintenance interval information.

Jeep Cherokee Rear Brake Pad Replacement

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

How do you know if you need new brake pads?

In some cases, you will be adept to smell a burning fragrance which is a result of the metal contacting the surface as your pads become barren. Prevalent issues that will arise when your Jeep Cherokee 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 alternative safety concerns. If you experience all of these warning signs you should take your Jeep Cherokee in for an inspection immediately.

Jeep Cherokee Rear Brake Pads Price

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