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    Tue 7:30AM - 5:30PM
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BRAKES & BRAKE REPAIR

A vehicle's brakes are one of its most important safety features, and we want to make sure that JTS Automotive Inc customers stay safe. Whether your brake pads are signaling they need replacement, your brake light is on, or you're not comfortable with how quickly your vehicle is slowing down, call us at 260-471-6475 or visit us in Fort Wayne and we'll give you a prompt diagnosis of your braking system's safety and reliability.

Brake Pad & Shoe Replacement
Brake pad problems can usually be identified by squealing brakes. If your brake pads deteriorate completely, you'll hear a grinding metal-on-metal sound when braking, meaning that it's too late and you're ruining your rotors or drums! Those with knowledge of auto repair may be able to fix this at home, but you should always see an auto repair professional immediately if you have brake problems.

Resurface Rotors
In a disc brake system, rotors are attached to your vehicle's wheels. When the brake pads grip the rotor, they bring both the rotor and wheels to a stop. However, the friction causes grooves and cracks to appear over time. Resurfacing brings the rotor back to a "like-new" condition, reducing squealing and wobbling. JTS Automotive Inc will give your rotors a thorough inspection and recommend your best course of action.

Caliper Replacement
The brake caliper houses your brake pads and fits around the rotor like a clamp, pressing the pads against the rotor when you brake. A brake caliper problem could cause uneven braking, making your car slide forward when you brake. Uneven braking can also cause your vehicle to slide out of control in bad weather conditions, so contact JTS Automotive Inc as soon as possible.

Brake Hoses
A brake hose is a tube carrying pressurized brake fluid from the master cylinder to the brakes. A crushed hose can cause a lagged or slow brake, and a leak in the hose can cause the brake, or the entire brake system, to fail. These don't need to be replaced often, but should be replaced at the first sign of cracking or wear.

Brake Fluid Flushes
Brake fluid will absorb water from the air over time, causing the brake system to become less effective and the fluid to become corrosive, possibly damaging the system. It is important to perform a brake fluid flush regularly to ensure that your vehicle is using fresh fluid. Talk to our technicians at JTS Automotive Inc about when it's time for a brake fluid flush.

Anti-Lock Brake System
Anti-lock Brake Systems (ABS) ensure that the wheels don't stop rotating during braking, preventing the car from skidding and offering greater control. If your ABS light comes on, visit JTS Automotive Inc where we will be happy to diagnose and fix the problem.


What Our Customers Are Saying

I won't take my car anywhere else! They always do a GREAT job and my car is never there for a long time .Their rates are very reasonable. I totally trust them!


-Donna R.

We take our company cars here and I have my personal cars serviced here as well. They always do a great job and never try to sell you parts you don't need. Pricing is affordable because of this and their work holds up well.


-Kenneth E.

Solid, reliable service at fair prices. JTS is my go-to auto shop for any type of car issue.


-Nancy K.

Dog friendly and great pricing. Lowest I found for what I needed done!


-Timothy A.

Very pleased with JTS. Estimates are accurate, repairs done on time and prices are more reasonable then any other place I've used. They are a diamond in the rough. A 5 star outfit. for sure.


-Tim S.
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  • Call Us For Service: 260-471-6475