1960 @ Kuykendahl
(281) 444-3885
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The Woodlands
(281) 363-5086
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The "Serious" muffler shop in Texas.
Featuring our Mandrel Pipe Bender.

Ripley's Muffler and Brakes

Providing North Houston with friendly and dependable auto car since 1973.

Tommy Ripley,

Custom Mufflers, Performance Exhaust & Mandrel Bends

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Call (281) 444-3885 to talk to a member of our team now or contact us online.

Honesty and Integrity Since 1973

Ripley's Muffler & Brakes services the northwest region of Houston, Texas with all automotive repairs and service.

Still family owned and operated; Rodney Ripley founded the first shop in July 1973 to serve NW Houston and Spring.

Two Locations

We have two convenient locations to serve you.  Pick the location nearest you or the best for your car's repair needs:

  • 317 Rayford Road - Total Car Care + Custom Exhaust (about a block east of I-45)
  • 1960 & Kuykendahl - Total Car Care + Custom Exhaust (the Original Location)

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Ripley's Muffler and Brakes services mufflers, catalytic converters, performance exhaust, brakes, alignment, CV joints, shocks, struts, suspension, air conditioning, tune-ups, emission repairs, engine diagnostics, and now we offer full line auto repairs to customers in NW Houston, Spring, and The Woodlands.

We also have a custom mandrel pipe bender, for the serious muffler enthusiast.

As of now, Ripley's Muffler and Brakes also offers the BG Maintenance Service Program.

See a full list of services.

Commercial Fleet Services - Decrease Your Total Costs

brown-van-revWe provide top-quality commercial fleet maintenance services and are proud to call some of Houston's finest fleet owners and operators our clients.  Ripley's Muffler and Brakes fleet clients enjoy the following services:

  • Total Vehicle Maintenance
  • Emissions Inspections & Compliance Checks
  • Shuttle Services
  • Chassis Lubrication
  • Battery Care
  • Special Pricing
  • Discounted Parts & Labor
  • Yearly Statement of Expenses

Call (281) 444-3885 or contact us online to discuss your fleet maintenance needs and how we can help decrease your overall costs and headaches of maintaining a safe, trouble-free, professional fleet. Learn more about fleet maintenance.

Special Limited Time Offers

We are currently offering special pricing for: