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23 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in England, 20 years of experience

I started my apprenticeship when I was 16 years old for a Volkswagen dealership. I was there for 10 years. Then I moved on and went onto gearbox reconditioning which I was there for another five years, then ...

85 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in England, 25 years of experience

I graduated from North Notts College and then moved on to do my apprenticeship at a placement in Retford, Nottinghamshire. The garage I worked out of specialized in Vauxhall repairs and servicing. I learned ...

13 Reviews

Garage in England, 40 years of experience

main dealer at d.c.cook citroen independant garage and also run a commercial vehicle workshop on behalf of a business. been self employed for over 10 years now

230 Reviews

Garage in England, 13 years of experience

Bishop autos a local mobile mechanic business set up in 2012 we are a company specialising in the mobile repair, air con and computer diagnostics of today’s vehicles ❄️🥶 we do air con regas services on ...

2 Reviews

Garage in England, 22 years of experience

Here at Prime we take pride in efficiency and quality, with over 50 years combined experience between staff we are certain we can cover whatever is needed and if for any reason we are unsure we will no someo...

18 Reviews

Garage in England, 20 years of experience

Ynyshir auto, offers good and reliable services. We provided warranty on new parts and any labour carried out.services we offers are tyre changes, breakdowns, diagnostic testing, vehicle services, vehicle re...

217 Reviews

Garage in England, 20 years of experience

Full range of mechanical work including full diagnostic equipment, service and repair, welding, mot prep, car delivery

26 Reviews

Garage in England, 13 years of experience

I started an apprenticeship for the local council where I learnt my craft and gained a lot of qualifications and experience. For the past 2 years I have been self employed carrying out mobile repairs and ser...

25 Reviews

Garage in England, 12 years of experience

I have worked in the motor trade for over 12 years a I on time a like getting on with the job in hand

556 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in England, 9 years of experience

3 years at AVS where I started my mechanics as an apprentice, mastering general repairs and servicing on a wide range of vehicles , 2 years as a fast fitter in car giant. Perfecting replacing brakes, tyres ...

35 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in England, 35 years of experience

My career began in 1989 where I served a four year apprenticeship with Jaguar. I then progressed to master technician three years later. From 2012 until recently, I worked as a roadside technician for the AA...

14 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in England, 10 years of experience

ex ATS employ. 10 years experience no job to small or to big for me. service with i will be provide here will be : disc and pads service(oil ,full ,major ) timing belt or chain replacement do you wan...

23 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in England, 15 years of experience

Mechanic Auto electrical Thatcham approved Tracker approved Love what I do on a daily basis.

61 Reviews

Garage in England, 12 years of experience

Over 12 Years Exlerience Through Various Dealers & Independent Garages. Progressing through management Programmes and Gaining a wealth Of experience & Qualifications

Frequently asked questions about brake pads replacement & repairs in England

Read our answers to questions about brake pads replacement costs, symptoms and more.

What does a brake pad replacement in England involve?

  • Mechanic will inspect the brake system.
  • Mechanic will establish whether the front, rear or both sets of brake pads require replacement.
  • If necessary, the mechanic will replace the brake pads.
  • Mechanic will inspect the brake system and, if deemed safe, will test drive the car.

What are the symptoms of worn brake pads?

  • Brake system warning lights appear on the dashboard.
  • Noises under braking.
  • Inadequate braking .
  • Pulling to one side under braking.
  • Vibration under braking.
  • You have an MOT advisory warning on brake pad wear.
  • Worn brake pads have been picked up on during a service.

How long does a brake pads replacement take?

A brake pads replacement usually takes around 1 hour, 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 can you tell if your brake pads need replacing?

If the brake pads have worn out prematurely or if you are experiencing trouble under braking, it is advisable to seek the help of an expert to investigate the problem and, if necessary, replace the pads as soon as possible.

Driving with brakes that do not function properly can, of course, lead to dangerous situations on the road. You should always replace either both the front pads, both the rear pads or all the pads together to ensure balanced brakes.

At what percent should brakes be replaced?

Usually when brakes need attention you wouldn't replace 'brakes' but rather parts of the brakes (brake system), that have wear. For brake pads a technician may say that the brake pads need replacing when you still have 50% of the pads left. When they need replacing ultimately will depend on a number of factors including suggested service intervals for brake pads as stipulated by the vehicle manufacturer and legislation. If you have any concern about the condition of the brakes then book an inspection with a mechanic immediately to get the issue checked.

How much does it cost to fix brakes that are grinding in England?

If the brakes are grinding, or develop noises under braking, it could be that the brake discs are worn or damaged. Cost for a front brake discs and pads replacement is on average £185, with pricing ranging from around £130 to £375. A rear brake discs pads replacement cost varies from £125 to £350, with an average of £175. Ultimately, cost depends on your location, car and what parts your car's manufacturer recommends using for the replacement.

How do I know which brakes need to be replaced?

If you suspect there is any issue with your brakes or are concerns about the age or condition of its components, book an inspection with a professional mechanic immediate effect. Driving with bad brakes can impair brake performance and safety, and can be a major safety hazard.

Are worn brake pads an MOT failure?

Yes, worn brake pads can cause an MOT failure. For example, if they have worn below the legal limit of 1.5mm or wear indicator, or are contaminated (with grease or oil) or are incorrectly mounted.

Can England garages offer home collection and delivery for brake pads replacement?

Yes, many garages in England are able to offer collection and delivery for a brake pads replacement. 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 pads replacement in England.

Can England mobile mechanics do brake pads replacement at my home or office?

Yes, England mobile mechanics can do a brake pads replacement at your home or office, 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.

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