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AYRES Muffler Brake and Alignment Can Work on Your Heavy Duty Truck

AYRES Muffler Brake and Alignment can easily fit this crew cab, long bed, dually in our garage.

In these photos you can see the before, after and in progress of AYRES Muffler Brake and Alignments car technicians replacing the front drive axle and CV (constant velocity) boots. The rubber boots can degrade over time causing cracking or tearing exposing the joint and allowing the grease inside the boot to leak.

Here is a new CV boot next to an old boot to see the difference.

Original Boot and Replacement Boot

Original Boot and Replacement Boot

Close up of original boot

Close up of original boot

Here is where the boot goes.

Boot location under your car

Boot location under your car

Here is the boot installed.

New boot installed

This photo shows the damage the leaking boot caused. See all the fluid that leaked from the broken boot.

Fluid leaking from old boot.

You and your passenger’s safety and comfort are important to Ayres Muffler Brake and Alignment. We treat all your vehicles like they are our own. Give us a call or stop by anytime We always offer free inspections on:

  • Tires
  • Brakes
  • Scans (error codes)
  • Front Ends

AYRES Muffler Brake and Alignment Does Collision Work

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AYRES Muffler Brake and Alignment is happy to work with your body shop to ensure everything works under the hood after an accident.

Here is a Subaru brought to us by Lithia. This Subaru was in a front-end collision that left the front end completely crushed.

AYRES Muffler Brake and Alignment will be replacing all the bent and damaged parts in the front end of this Subaru before returning it back to Lithia to finish it up and get it back to the customer.

You and your passenger’s safety and comfort are important to Ayres Muffler Brake and Alignment. We treat all your vehicles like they are our own. Give us a call or stop by anytime. We always offer free inspections on:

  • Tires
  • Brakes
  • Scans (error codes)
  • Front Ends

AYRES Muffler Brake and Alignment Does Limo and Travel Vans

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This is a Ford E-Super Duty brought into us by Aladdin Limo. They had some concerns about the drivability and brought it to us first.

AYRES Muffler Brake and Alignment technicians found it was nothing major and only needed the suspension and brakes repaired.

AYRES Muffler Brake and Alignment offers FREE Inspections to ensure you are safe on the road. If you are noticing your car, truck, or limo is driving the way it used to, give Ayres a call to schedule an inspection today.

You and your passenger’s safety and comfort are important to Ayres Muffler Brake and Alignment. We treat all your vehicles like they are our own. Give us a call or stop by anytime We always offer free inspections on:

  • Tires
  • Brakes
  • Scans (error codes)
  • Front Ends

Don’t Forget Your Fleet Vehicles this Winter!

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Here is a 2015 RAM 5500 vehicle owned by the City of Reno. AYRES is doing an alignment after the ball joints and drag link is replaced.

With AYRES unique step down pit we can take care of many larger fleet and heavy duty vehicles other shops and dealerships can’t touch.

AYRES Muffler Brake and Alignment offers FREE front-end inspections. Have your Fleet vehicles checked before what could have been a minor repair becomes a major one.

You and your passenger’s safety and comfort are important to Ayres Muffler Brake and Alignment. We treat all your vehicles like they are our own. Give us a call or stop by anytime, we always offer free inspections on:

  • Tires
  • Brakes
  • Scans (error codes)
  • Front Ends

 

AYRES Muffler Brake and Alignment Can Help with Suspension Issues

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We have dubbed this unique vehicle a “morphadite”. It has the body or outside shell of a 1956 Ford panel truck with the bed shortened and the frame and inside components of a Ford Escape. This unique vehicle is getting an alignment and some work done on the suspension and will be out on the road to view soon.

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You and your passenger’s safety and comfort are important to Ayres Muffler Brake and Alignment. We treat all your vehicles like they are our own. Give us a call or stop by anytime, we always offer free inspections on:

  • Tires
  • Brakes
  • Scans (error codes)
  • Front Ends

AYRES Muffler Brake and Alignment Dose Fleet Work

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This 2013 Ford F-450 fleet vehicle was brought to us by Ray Co. Drywall. This fleet truck needs a few things including a front end alignment, new ball joints and shocks plus the rotors resurfaced. If you look carefully at the after photo below you can see the lines go in multiple directions. This non-direction finish helps the pads “seed” better.

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You and your passenger’s safety and comfort are important to Ayres Muffler Brake and Alignment. We treat all your vehicles like they are our own. Give us a call or stop by anytime, we always offer free inspections on:

  • Tires
  • Brakes
  • Scans (error codes)
  • Front Ends

AYRES Muffler Brake and Alignment Can Double Check You

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This 2004 Subaru Outback was sent to us from Integrity Automotive. There were some concerns when Integrity checked their front suspension. One of the bolts holding the strut in place did not match and we are in the process of researching if this is correct and safe or if it needs to be replaced.

If you are doing some repair work yourself and are a little unsure along the way, give us a call to make an appointment to bring it in and get a second opinion.

You and your passenger’s safety and comfort are important to Ayres Muffler Brake and Alignment. We treat all your vehicles like they are our own. Give us a call or stop by anytime, we always offer free inspections on:

  • Tires
  • Brakes
  • Scans (error codes)
  • Front Ends

Are You Planning to go to Burning Man?

Before you pack up, think about a checkup!

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Especially with older vehicle, a quick inspection is important to find any problems BEFORE you are out on the playa. This burner had us check out their motorhome, and we found some major issues with their motorhome. Luckily we caught them know before they could have turned dangerous.

We replaced their front end brakes, ball joints/bushings and rotors plus an alignment. Had they waited and their brakes failed… Well we are happy they made the right decision to give us a call.

You and your passenger’s safety and comfort are important to Ayres Muffler Brake and Alignment. We treat all your vehicles like they are our own. Give us a call or stop by anytime, we always offer free inspections on:

  • Tires
  • Brakes
  • Scans (error codes)
  • Front Ends

AYRES Muffler Brake and Alignment Repairs RV’s!

Here is a video showing off the lower control arm replacement of a 1989 Chevy P30 Chassis motorhome. The Lower Control Arm holds the suspension in place. Once we have completed the control arm replacement, we will align the motorhome so the owners can get back on the road and enjoy their motorhome once again knowing they are safe.

You and your passenger’s safety and comfort are important to Ayres Muffler Brake and Alignment. We treat all your vehicles like they are our own. Give us a call or stop by anytime, we always offer free inspections on:

  • Tires
  • Brakes
  • Scans (error codes)
  • Front Ends

Ayres Muffler Brake & Alignment Performs Fleet Work

In addition to street cars and classic cars, Ayres Muffler Brake and Alignment repairs Fleet Vehicles.

Ayres Muffler Brake and Alignment Fleet Truck Trukee Sourdough Bagels

This week we worked on a couple of trucks for Truckee Sourdough Company. We replaced steering boxes in the trucks using parts provided by the customer. We always recommend quality parts for our customers, but if they prefer to provide their own parts Ayres Muffler Brake and Alignment is happy to use those as well.

Truckee Sourdough Company Fleet Truck

You and your passenger’s safety and comfort are important to Ayres Muffler Brake and Alignment. We treat all your vehicles like they are our own. Give us a call or stop by anytime, we always offer free inspections on:

  • Tires
  • Brakes
  • Scans (error codes)
  • Front Ends