Top Mechanics For Volvo Brake Hose Replacement & Repairs
Garage in Stone, 35 years of experience
D.R. Automotive brings together the combined experience of brothers Dave and Dec Roberts who have a solid 35-year track record of working within the vehicle repair and servicing industry.They established D.R...
KEVIN • 13th May 2020
Garage in Portsmouth, 11 years of experience
I completed my apprenticeship in Hungary before moving to the UK in 2004. I am fully qualified up to ATA Level 4. Prior to owning my own premises I worked as a mobile mechanic for 7 years before setting up m...
BRIAN • 28th March 2019
Garage in Bolton, 20 years of experience
Do you require your car servicing in farnworth or car servicing in Bolton ? If so keep reading. You’re a busy person — don’t let car problems get in your way either that being a mot check or car servicing...
Mobile mechanic in Bristol, 25 years of experience
I began my mechanic career with an Austin Rover dealership and in my time there it changed to Rover and I worked in the business for around 4 years. For a number of years I worked in various businesses doing...
GARETH • 14th January 2016
Garage in Falkirk, 8 years of experience
Self employed mechanic for the past 3 years covering central Scotland. All work accepted
DAVID • 28th March 2023
SEAT Leon • Premium Pre-purchase Inspection
Mobile mechanic in Hull, 18 years of experience
18 Years Experience Ford Master Technician Ford High Voltage Training Love what I do.
LINDA • 28th March 2023
Garage in Leicestershire , 21 years of experience
Mot tester/ mechanic with over 21 years experience own tools diagnostics equipment recovery truck. Love what I do, passionate.
CAROL • 28th March 2023
Volvo V40 • MOT with collection & delivery
Mobile mechanic in Westerham, 7 years of experience
Worked in a independent garage in Lewisham. Briefly at Kwik Fit. Ford main Dealership 3 years. Range Rover main dealer 2-3 months.
RONALDO • 28th March 2023
Renault Megane • MOT with collection & delivery
Garage in Glasgow , 19 years of experience
Started my career at the main dealership working on Peugeot/Citroen with my NVQ level 3 in light vehicle maintenance and repair which I completed then moved my way through the ranks to master technician leve...
Garage in Edinburgh, 12 years of experience
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MARK • 28th March 2023
Ford Transit • Starter motor replacement
Mobile mechanic in Bury, 9 years of experience
I began my career with LandRover where I completed my apprenticeship and was with the company for around 3 years. I moved to BMW/Mini for 5 years before setting up my own mobile mechanic business in 2016 cal...
Garage in Chesham, 7 years of experience
Worked as an mobile mechanic abroad before my studies, then come to UK where I can live the dream. Complex systems on cars no matter how hard my look diagnostics or repair , I'm here to do it.
Garage in Basingstoke, 16 years of experience
After completing my apprenticeship with Audi, i continued to become an Audi Diagnostic technician which I have been carrying out premium service for the last 16 as a audi/vwg specialist. Also having my MOT l...
Garage in Middlesex, 13 years of experience
I have 3 years working for Volkswagen but the bulk of my experience has been with small independent garages working on all makes and models. I have been an independent mechanic for the past 4 years and am ab...
Garage in Enfield, 30 years of experience
We provide MOT tests, servicing and car repairs on all makes and models in Enfield and surrounding areas. Catering for customers in Enfield, Cheshunt, Barnet and Southgate, we offer quality car servicing and...
THALIA • 28th March 2023
Vauxhall Insignia Grand Sport • MOT with collection & delivery
Frequently asked questions about Volvo brake hose replacement & repairs
Read our answers to questions about brake hose replacement costs, symptoms and more.
What does a brake hose replacement on my Volvo involve?
- Mechanic will inspect the brake system.
- Mechanic will establish which brake hose needs to be replaced.
- Mechanic will replace the damaged brake hose.
- Mechanic will renew the brake fluid.
- Mechanic will bleed the brake system.
- Mechanic will inspect the brake system and will, if deemed safe, test drive the car.
What are the signs of a bad Volvo brake hose?
- If you have been advised that there is weakness or damage picked up from an MOT or service
- If you have an obvious leak of fluid from the hose or its unions
Please note, if you experience any untoward characteristics in your braking, book a diagnostic inspection immediately and do not drive the vehicle
How long does it take to change brake pipes on my Volvo?
A brake hose replacement usually takes around 1.5 hours, but can take less or more time. Ultimately, the time that the job will take will depend on a number of factors, like your vehicle's make and model, year, as well as other factors. Select your car at the top of this page for information on job time and cost for your vehicle through ClickMechanic.
How often should you replace Volvo brake hoses?
We would recommend that the brake hoses are replaced when a vehicle is 15 years old as part of any preventative maintenance plan. It doesn’t happen very often, however as the vehicle gets older and the miles add up then the risk of cuts and perishing are increased.
When should you replace Volvo brake hoses?
If you have any kind of damage or perishing of the brake hose itself, or the ferrules have become excessively corroded then replacement needs to be carried out straight away.
How can I extend the life of my Volvo brake hoses?
There isn’t really a great deal you can do to extend the life of the hoses other than to give them a good wash down with a pressure washer occasionally.
How long do brake pipes last on my Volvo?
The brake pipes are made of either steel or copper and are bent around the various aspects of the vehicle's body. Over time, however, they can deteriote and corrode. Hence, how long brake pipes last will depend on a number of factors.
What causes Volvo brake hoses to break or get damaged?
As brake hoses are constantly exposed to external factors such as moisture, heat and debris, they can naturally deteriorate over time. For example, if a car is not driven for a long time and is left exposed to environmental factors, the brake hose can get corroded. A brake fluid leak in the hose can also cause the hose to rupture.
What is the average lifespan of a brake hose on my Volvo?
On average, rubber brake hoses last about 5 years but depending on driving habits and quality of the brake hose it can last upto 15 years or more. Steel brake hoses may need to be replaced more frequently.
Can local garages offer home collection and delivery for Volvo brake hose replacement?
Yes, many local garages are able to offer collection and delivery for a brake hose replacement on your Volvo. With ClickMechanic collection & delivery is free if your vehicle is drivable. Once booked a mechanic will pick up the vehicle on the day and time of your choice, do the work, and return the vehicle at a time convenient to you. Simply enter your vehicle registration number and postcode to get an upfront price for a brake hose replacement on your Volvo.
Can mobile mechanics do Volvo brake hose replacement at my home or office?
Yes, mobile mechanics can do a brake hose replacement at your home or office on your Volvo, provided there is a safe and sufficient space to conduct the repair or replacement. With ClickMechanic, once booked for a date and time of your choice, your booking will be offered to vetted mobile mechanics in your area.
How much does a Volvo brake hose replacement cost?
The cost for a Volvo brake hose replacement depends on the model of your Volvo. See the averages for different models below. We use industry standard data & millions of data points so you know what you should be paying.
We have quotes for 12 model ranges for Volvo , Brake Hose Replacement.
|Volvo 240||£55||Get exact price|
|Volvo C30||£119||Get exact price|
|Volvo C70||£65||Get exact price|
|Volvo S40||£63||Get exact price|
|Volvo S60||£116||Get exact price|
|Volvo S80||£73||Get exact price|
|Volvo V40||£119||Get exact price|
|Volvo V50||£86||Get exact price|
|Volvo V70||£86||Get exact price|
|Volvo XC60||£69||Get exact price|
|Volvo XC70||£99||Get exact price|
|Volvo XC90||£69||Get exact price|
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- Volvo V60
- Volvo S70
Estimates on repair costs, such as the above results for a brake hose replacement, are created by combining data from multiple third-party sources. The actual cost of using your local repair providers may be outside of the estimated range. We provide estimates on repair costs for information only and accept no liability for any inaccuracies or errors. If you think an estimate is incorrect, please contact us to let us know.
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