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AYRES Muffler Brake and Alignment Works on Oversized and Fleet Vehicles

Ford F-800 Robert Kelly Tree Care

Robert Kelly Tree Care brought us this behemoth. The Ford F800 was brought in because there was a leak in the right rear hydraulic brake sending oil everywhere. We cleaned and/or replaced all the damaged parts to ensure this vehicle got back on the road as quickly as possible.

If you have a fleet vehicle that is not being regularly inspected, you are gambling on your business. Give AYRES Muffler Brake and Alignment a call today to schedule ongoing maintenance of your fleet vehicles. Regular scheduled maintenance ensures you spend more time out working and less time waiting for long expensive repairs in the future.

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 Works on Oversized and Fleet Vehicles

GMC Top Kick Brake Inspection

Sierra Coast Roofing brought us this GMC Top Kick to inspect the brakes. AYRES Muffler Brake and Alignment recommends regular maintenance checks of fleet vehicles to ensure commercial vehicles spend more time on the road and less in the shop with costly repairs when left unchecked.

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 Specializes in Brakes and Alignments

beautiful Black Cobra kit car

This beautiful Black Cobra kit car came to us for an alignment and brakes. In our last post we talked about the importance of aligning your vehicle. This time we want to talk about brakes. We sometimes take for granted when we push on the brakes that the brakes will engage and slow us down.

But just like anything else, brakes need to be maintained and inspected on a regular basis. AYRES Muffler Brake and Alignment always includes a brake inspection with our tire rotation service, recommended every 5,000 miles.

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 Works on Fleet Vehicles

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This fleet vehicle from Aero Speed Delivery blew the left rear axle and needed AYRES Muffler Brake and Alignment to get them back up and running. After the axle blew it leaked oil on the brakes making them unsafe for the driver.

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We put in new seals and disk brakes in the front and drum brakes in the back along with replacing the drum shoes.

If your brakes don’t seem to work as well as they used to or you don’t remember the last time they have been checked call us 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

AYRES Muffler Brake and Alignment Can Help with Suspension, Brakes and Exhausts!

1967 Ford F350 brake replacement

This is a 1967 Ford F-350. Customer originally came in with a concern with the brakes (brake pedal would easily go straight to the floor).  Looking through the inspection hole the car repair technician saw many broken parts loose on the floor!

AYRES Muffler Brake and Alignment technicians went through and replaced the rear brakes, shoes and two new drums. AYRES technician also replaced the front end suspension, brake pins, tie rods and exhaust.

If your vehicle isn’t handling the way it used to or your brakes aren’t as quick to work as they once did. Call AYRES Muffler Brake and Alignment to schedule an appointment today.

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

FREE Car Inspections

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Did you know AYRES Muffler Brake and Alignment offers free car inspections?

Just some of the parts of your car AYRES mechanics check include:

  • Exhaust System Inspection (this is important to ensure there are no leaks that can flow up and into the cabin of your car)
  • Brake Inspection (Free on all standard cars and trucks, do you know how your brake pads are doing?)
  • Tire Inspection (AYRES car technician will check the tread, wear pattern, pressure and life of each of your tires)
  • Front End Inspection (Including suspension, improper suspension could cause poor tire ware and the need to replace your tires early)
  • Handling (is there a little extra give in your steering? It could be time for an adjustment)

 NOTE, please call and schedule an appointment so AYRES Muffler Break and Alignment technicians can ensure you get in and out and back on the road!

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 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

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