Brake Repair near Cornell University

Study breaks aren't the only ones you should book to enjoy the campus of Cornell University. Reliable brake service lets you stop with confidence while touring upstate New York. Precision and reliability can help you navigate the streets of Ithaca and rolling hills of the Finger Lakes.

Where can you find brake repair near Cornell University? Read to learn how Maguire Hyundai lets you drive around town with peace of mind.


What Are Signs That I Need Brake Service?

If the sound of a squeal interrupts the calming waters of Cayuga Lake or the vibes from an A-plus grade, you may need to stop in for brake service. Being in tune with your vehicle's performance can help you get in front of brake repair needs. You may notice symptoms like:

  • Shakes or vibration
  • Squeal or screeching
  • Delayed braking
  • Soft brake pedal
  • Grinding

Drivers who detect these signs should contact a factory-certified technician immediately. Your vehicle may need brake service. Strong brake repair close to Cornell University is key, especially when winter visits campus and creates slippery roads. Factory-certified technicians can diagnose these symptoms and get you ready for the road ahead.

What Type of Brake Service Do I Need?

There are different types of brake service. They can range from routine appointments like brake pads or more comprehensive visits like brake line repair. Drivers may need service like:

  • Brake fluid check
  • Brake line repair
  • Brake rotors
  • Brake pads
  • Brake calipers

If each stop is a shake-and-brake, you might need to schedule brake rotor repair. A factory-certified technician can swoop in and save the day. They can smooth the rotor's surface to enable precise braking.

What's that smell? If you noticed a burning smell, your brakes may be overheating. Pull over and contact a factory-certified technician right away. They'll help you learn how to drive safely on your way to your service appointment to correct a critical issue with your brakes.

Our Service Center

Drivers can schedule quality brake repair close to Cornell University at our service center. Our pit crew of factory-certified technicians can review your vehicle's performance and recommend brake service that helps you come to a halt at the bottom of a steep hill.

We'll also help you stay on par with your service schedule. When you bring your vehicle in for an annual inspection, we can recommend service and part replacement that gets ahead of your vehicle's ongoing service needs.

What if you are stopping in for regular appointments like an oil change? Ask our team about scheduling a multi-point inspection to add value to your visit.


Braking Around Cornell University

Reliable brake service near Cornell University lets drivers stop and smell the flowers around campus. This includes a visit to the scenic Cornell Botanic Gardens. The stately gardens are just one reason to visit the area.

What if you want to plan an outing with friends? Stop by the Robert Trent Jones Golf Course and swing a friendly spot on the green fairways.

Brakes also let drivers enjoy all-American pastimes. You can watch running backs hit the brakes and fly past linebackers at Schoellkopf field.


Stop in and See Us

Quality brake service allows students to study with peace of mind. What's the best way to find reliable brake service near Cornell University?

Stop in and see us or contact us! Maguire Hyundai can help you drive around town.



  1. Maguire Hyundai of Ithaca

    320 Elmira Road
    Ithaca, NY 14850

    • Sales: (607) 273-8585
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