703 W National Hwy, Washington, IN 47501 | (812) 642-5020 |


Your brakes and suspension work together to help you make the most of all your travels. If anything goes awry, you’ll lose precious stopping power and stability, resulting in your drive potentially taking a dangerous turn. Fortunately, you can rely on our team at Rhoads Automotive to inspect, maintain, and repair your brakes & suspension in Washington, IN. We’ll perform a thorough digital vehicle inspection at every visit and then let you know what services your car needs most.

Brake Maintenance and Repair Services

No matter what braking system your car uses, you can rest assured that all the parts work overtime to keep your car stopping on a dime. As they do their job, the parts experience normal wear and tear that eventually results in their need for replacement. When that happens, our team can simply replace the worn and damaged parts with new ones to restore your stopping power.

Even with regular maintenance, your braking system may need additional repairs, including the replacement of the:

In most cases, you’ll know your car needs brake parts replaced as your stopping power declines. Other signs of automotive brake issues include soft or hard pedal feel, bad smell while stopping, and excessive vibrations. Sometimes, you might just see the brake warning light come on, letting you know it’s time to come down to our Washington, IN, auto repair shop.

Suspension Diagnostics and Repairs

As your suspension parts wear out, your ride quality often suffers greatly, leaving you fighting against your car as you drive down the road. Worst yet, since all the parts are tightly interconnected, it’s often hard to pinpoint the exact cause of your drivability issues on your own.

Thankfully, you’re not in this alone because you can always count on your mechanic to accurately diagnose all your suspension problems. Then, we can complete the recommended repairs in total so that you can return to your travels without further delay.

At our Washington IN auto repair shop, we can replace all kinds of suspension parts, including:

  • Shocks and struts
  • Ball joints
  • Tie rod ends
  • Control arms
  • Sway bar links

Upon completing your suspension repairs, our techs will road test your car to confirm its drivability issues are fully resolved. Then, we’ll return the vehicle to your care so that you can continue with your day.

Our Commitment to Quality Auto Repairs

Whenever we perform repairs on your car, you can trust that we only use the highest quality of parts from trusted suppliers. And we always source factory fluids and lubricants as needed to maintain and repair your vehicle. Beyond all that, we back our work with a four-year/48,000-mile warranty, so you know that your investment will withstand the test of time.

Need Brakes and Suspension Repairs in Washington, IN? Call Today

If you need service for your brakes & suspension in Washington, IN, simply call (812) 642-5020 to reach our team at Rhoads Automotive. We’re always available to help you find a convenient time to visit our auto repair shop. Or, if it’s easier for you, we can arrange for our pick-up and drop-off service, so you can focus on handling your daily obligations while we fix your car. Either way, we look forward to helping you keep your brakes and suspension working right through the years.