RAM Brakes Commonly Asked Questions

What is the Average Cost for Rotors for My Ram 1500?

If you take your Ram 1500 to a certified dealership or repair shop, then the average pricing for rotor replacements ranges from $437 through $723. There are associated labor costs ranging from $132 through $167 and the price for parts can fall between $305 and $556.

What is the Average Cost of Brake Pad Replacement for a Dodge Ram 1500?

According to Ram's pricing for trained technicians, the average price point of brake pad replacement is between $190 and $207, where labor costs range from $64 to $81 and the price of the parts is fixed at $126.

How Long is the Average Lifespan of a Vehicle's Brake Rotors?

The factory new brake rotors in your vehicle should last an average of 50,000 miles. For a higher quality set of rotors working alongside quality rake pads, lifespan can be extended to over 70,000 miles. These numbers vary based on individual use and driving habits where some drivers may experience higher average and others lower. Be sure to keep a proper maintenance checking schedule at around every 5,000 miles.


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How to Replace the Brakes in a RAM

Replacing the Front Braking Parts of a Ram 1500

This video highlights the essential steps of how to replace the front brakes of a Ram 1500 model years 2009-2018. The method is similar across models and will prove to be useful for many Ram owners. If your truck is showing signs of wear and tear in the rotors of brake pads,...

Changing the Calipers and Brake Pads on Ram Trucks

This video shows how to change the front braking mechanisms that are found in a similar fashion across many Ram truck models and sizes.

Multi Model Year Guide: Front Brake Upgrade Ram 1500

Upgrading the brakes on your Ram 1500 can make a huge difference for daily driving and work purposes. Pair the amazing power of the Ram 1500 with brand new brakes that keep you in control.

Major Upgrade for Ram 1500 Brake System- Here is a review of some aftermarket brakes that will greatly improve the performance of your Ram 1500's braking abilities. If your workhorse is experiencing some shortcomings in braking, then these upgrades are great options for you.

Laura Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM Service Hours

Monday07:30 - 17:00

Tuesday07:30 - 17:00

Wednesday07:30 - 17:00

Thursday07:30 - 17:00

Friday07:30 - 17:00




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Jimmy Williams 

Can't recommend this dealership enough. In a time when dealers are posting fake prices/incentives and doing ridiculous things to get you in a door, Laura is up front every step of the way. I worked with Nick who is honestly the nicest salesman I've ever worked with. I'll absolutely buy my next one from here too!

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Caligula Germanicus 

Purchased my ram 2500 from them in November. Nick P. Was my salesman and he and the financing dept where very helpful and communicative. I had the vehicle shipped all the way to New Jersey with no problems at all. I highly recommend …

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Amanda Eaton 

Went in December 2020 to find a van. Sales person Mark helped us find the perfect one but it still needed work before we could get it. It took them a while to get it ready but they fixed every problem so when I was able to pick it up it was completely safe and clean for me and my family. Will definitely go back for another vehicle.

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Braden Ziegler 

Very low prices compared to everywhere else! Came from out of state. Was able to get everything straightened out with Nick and Keith over the phone before making the trip to the dealership. Only thing that needed to be done was decide …

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Chad McDonald 

This is my fourth Jeep purchase and my ninth vehicle purchase from a dealer in my lifetime. Laura Chrysler made this purchase stress free. There was no pressure, no surprises, and very friendly service. A special thank you to the …

About Laura Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM Service Department

At Laura Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, we want to be much more than just a dealership. We want to be there at every step of the automotive experience. That means providing great service at our Service Center. Whether you need an oil change, tire rotation and alignment or something more major like body repair, we can handle it.