If you need brake maintenance or repair, Pro Tune Plus can take care of your needs quickly and affordably. Call us at 701-224-1638 or visit us in Bismarck and we'll inspect your vehicle, provide cost-effective recommendations and get your vehicle up and running smoothly. Your brakes are a vital safety feature, so if you're unsure of their integrity, please get in touch with us right away!
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.
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. Pro Tune Plus will give your rotors a thorough inspection and recommend your best course of action.
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 Pro Tune Plus as soon as possible.
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 Pro Tune Plus 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 Pro Tune Plus where we will be happy to diagnose and fix the problem.
I highly recommend Pro Tune Plus based on my experience. I was driving from Virginia to Saskatchewan in January and my AWD system in my volvo xc 70 failed. I was stuck in a strange town and unsure of where to take my car. Both AAA and the staff at the Marriott Residence Inn seemed to think Pro Tune Plus would be decent. I was more than impressed with their service and the options offered in getting me back on the road. They did a great job; show impeccable attention to detail; and understood my need to get my car fixed and back to grad school quickly and cheaply. Fixing a Volvo in an area where there aren't alot of Volvos was scary for me but it worked out great!
Excellent service! I went here to get my car checked before I moved back home and it was one of the best car services I've ever had. Joe was affable, professional, and efficient in his work. It didn't take long for the service to be finished, and he even put on some zip ties on the front of my ripped bumper to prevent it from getting damaged on the long ride home-for free! If you want quality service that's fast and professional, I highly recommend Pro Tune Plus.
Absolutely incredible. Pro Tune Plus came through hard for us on our travels. We broke down in ND, are from Canada and Joe, Pat, Mayson and Nathan were the real MVP's who got us fixed up and back on the road in no time at all. Each one of them were SO compassionate, empathetic and did everything in their power to help myself and my friend get back on the road as quickly and safely as possible. Everything from personally driving us around town, and personally offering up a place for us to stay. Their efficiency and mechanic work is second to none and I would recommend ANYONE to not only get their vehicle fixed by Pro Tune Plus but to also even just have the pleasure of meeting these incredibly kind people. It was the best of a crappy situation to have had them come along our path. They give me faith in humanity and I from the bottom of my heart can't even put into words how wonderful of a business Pro Tune Plus is. Number one in North Dakota by a long stretch.
Saved my Duck Hunt! Great people. Accommodated my two dogs while they fixed my van. Got me back on the road and had no further problems. I highly recommend this group for any travelers with car or truck problems.
Service was awesome and if you haven't been here I recommend giving them a try. They were courteous and very professional. They diagnosed the problem and fixed it right the first time every time I have been here.
Joe and the staff were fantastic! We were on a road trip on a time schedule and got to the shop later in the day. Without asking, Joe stayed an extra 45 minutes after hours so that we could continue with our trip. We even got to play some old school NES as we waited.
What a great place! Got me in so fast. Was happy with all the work done for me. Such nice guys to know. Highly Recommend them.