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Brake job, ABS fix - cost too much on 2004 Accord?
Hello and thanks in advance for any help/feedback:
2004 Honda Accord, 40k miles (my Dad originally owned it, it sat in driveway a lot until I took it over 3 years ago).
Recently the ABS light came on. About two weeks later there was a thumping noise coming from one of the front wheel sides.
Not related to above, I had a pre-existing issue with loose emergency park break.
Took it in to my regular Honda Dealer, and here's what happened:
$400 quote to replace left front wheel ABS sensor - I passed on this.
About $800 to do following, which I was told was related to thumping issue.
- replaced front pads & rotors
- replaced rear shoes - resurfaced drums & adjusted park brake
This car never had a break job before, so I was not surprised about brake pads needing replacement. But rotors? There was never that "screeching" noise typical when the brake pads are wearing down, where if you dont replace them the rotor could get screwed up.
Rear shoes? I thought those are supposed to last quite a long time.
Did I get ripped off?