Brake Services for Your 1988 GMC S15 Jimmy

Schedule Brake Repairs for GMC S15 Jimmy

Stop in the name of safety! Our technicians are trained to perform 1988 GMC S15 Jimmy brake checks, services, and repairs. Schedule your appointment.

When to Have GMC S15 Jimmy Brake Service

It's a good idea to have your 1988 GMC  S15 Jimmy brakes serviced before a problem arises. You don't have to wait for something to go wrong. We offer free brake inspections as a benefit to all of our customers so that we can help prevent problems from starting in the first place. You can request a free brake inspection at any time or during another service, like a tire repair or an oil change. However, if routine car care has slipped your mind for quite some time, you might want to pay attention and watch for the following brake issues.

Signs of brake problems include weird noises, pulsation or vibration in the steering wheel or pedal, a burning smell near your tires, a “lit” dashboard brake signal, or the feeling that something is "off." You know your GMC S15 Jimmy like the back of your hand. A free brake check can help keep your system performing well. Generally speaking, automakers like GMC suggest that at a minimum, front and rear brakes are removed and serviced at least once every 12 months or 12,000 miles. That also includes checking the e-brake. Brake service and/or repair should be performed as necessary. Not sure if something’s wrong? Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care for a quick brake inspection. We offer free brake checks seven days a week. Our expert technicians are happy to examine your 1988 GMC S15 Jimmy brakes, brake pads, and other braking components. Properly maintaining your brake system is so important.

Replacing Your GMC S15 Jimmy’s Brake Pads

When should you change the brake pads on your 1988 GMC S15 Jimmy? It depends on you and your driving style. The majority of brake pads last between 30,000 and 40,000 miles. Factors like frequent highway driving and smooth braking can help your brake pads last longer. If you often haul heavy loads or ride your brakes, your brake pads may wear out sooner. Your brake pad replacement timeline also depends on the type of brake pads you have installed on your S15 Jimmy. Some brake pad materials last longer than others. Luckily, Firestone Complete Auto Care offers brake pad replacement for GMC S15 Jimmys that comes with a limited Lifetime Parts Warranty. We do brake checks and brake pad replacements every day, and for your S15 Jimmy, we’ll only use parts that meet or surpass GMC’s standards.

Get Your GMC S15 Jimmy Brakes Fixed

Your GMC S15 Jimmy may be powered by a strong engine. One that’s strong enough to take you into high mileage territory. [content-1-text-4-2] One that can outlast the 170,000-mile mark. But if you can’t stop it, it’s as good as scrap metal. If you notice your brakes are squeaking or not working well, don’t wait! Unresponsive brakes make it tough to give the road your best. What's more, waiting for things to figure themselves out can result in more damage to your brakes and your wallet. For instance, rotors may start to warp when you drive on worn brake pads, shortening the life of healthy parts due to the metal on metal grinding that occurs. We can help prevent that damage from happening. Go to your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for 1988 GMC S15 Jimmy brake repairs. We offer a variety of brake services like pad/shoe replacement, brake rotor/drum machining, brake fluid exchange, and brake caliper and wheel cylinder installation. Schedule a brake service and repair appointment for your GMC S15 Jimmy.

Repairs for Your 1988 GMC S15 Jimmy

Let's take care of your 1988 GMC S15 Jimmy together. We’re ready to help when something goes wrong or to help stop a problem in the first place. Click on a repair below to learn more about 1988 GMC S15 Jimmy repairs.