If you need brake maintenance or repair, Friendship Complete Automotive Care can take care of your needs quickly and affordably. Call us at 770-945-5527 or visit us in Suwanee 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!
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 Friendship Complete Automotive Care where we will be happy to diagnose and fix the problem.
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 Friendship Complete Automotive Care about when it's time for a brake fluid flush.
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 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.
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 Friendship Complete Automotive Care as soon as possible.
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. Friendship Complete Automotive Care will give your rotors a thorough inspection and recommend your best course of action.
Friendly, professional and explained to me what needed to be done to repair my car. I dropped it off and picked it up that night. Definitely will recommend this family owned business for your service needs.
Super friendly staff! Took the car for an oil change and was really impressed .
Family owned business where they ALWAYS take good care of you and your automobile. We have 4 vehicles entrusted with Friendship Automotive in Suwanee!
Found myself unexpectedly with a day off and needed an oil change. They were able to get it done in about an hour. Friendly service, reasonable price. Danny and Schylar were very nice. Glad to see a family run business.
Friendship Auto has taken great care of my commercial vehicles and are always there to answer any questions you might have. Great folks to deal with!!!
They are fast, efficient, knowledgeable, and have provided us with great prices! We definitely recommend!
I had a hood alignment problem, my hood flipped up and shattered my window. I came in freaked out and they reassured me, fixed it in 24 hours and had me on my way. I will be back. Great Company!
We were volunteering with OCC/Samaritans Purse and had car trouble. Not knowing anything about the area, and not wanting to get stranded, we asked a local volunteer. Friendship was recommended as a trustworthy operation and I can say it was a very accurate recommendation! Everyone was very kind, personable, and extremely helpful. What could have been a very stressful experience turned out to be easily resolved with Friendship's help! They are a blessing!!
They're the best! The first time I came to Friendship my car's hood wouldn't open, and instead of writing me off or pushing me to a body shop they sat there, stopped what they were doing and put real time and effort into my rinky-dink versa. Not only did they get the hood open, but they rigged it up to open free of charge! 4 years later I'm now taking my 2017 mustang to them exclusively for any routine maintenance or serious issues!
I needed to have a deep scratch repaired that someone bestowed upon my nearly new car. Dropped it off one morning and picked up it up the next afternoon good as new! It was freshly washed and smelled like new. They even cleaned my floor mats. While they might not have been the cheapest, they were not he most expensive either. Of course no one wants to pay for a repair like this out of pocket, but at least I felt comfortable with the friendly staff, and they provided me with a good service experience.
I highly recommend this shop!! Friendly and quick service. They explained to me what was wrong with my car, and patiently answered my questions. I felt very valued as a customer and will absolutely return!