Top Mechanics For Brake Pads Replacement & Repairs in Glasgow
Mobile mechanic in Glasgow, 25 years of experience
17 Years Mercedes-Benz 3 Years Auto Electrical Services 4 Years Rolls Royce (Aviation).
DOUGLAS, Glasgow • 20th March 2023
Skoda Octavia • Brake pads replacement - front (all)
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...
VERNON, SOUTH LANARKSHIRE • 30th September 2022
Garage in Glasgow, 35 years of experience
Langlands Road Garage is an exceptionally busy and well respected garage in Govan. Equipped with four ramps and a fully functioning MOT test lane, our highly skilled technicians can repair your vehicle back ...
NIALL, LANARKSHIRE • 26th April 2022
Garage in Glasgow, 24 years of experience
Braehead MOT Centre was taken over in September 2018 by James Trotter who has over 24 years experience in the trade through independent experience. Braehead MOT Centre now operates a 3 ramp workshop catering...
Garage in Glasgow, 25 years of experience
I began my career with an independent garage called Tennant's Garage in Glasgow and was with the business for 12 years. I moved out of trade for a few years before coming back to the trade to do more qualifi...
ALASDAIR, Glasgow • 12th December 2019
Vauxhall Insignia • Brake pads replacement - front (all)
Garage serving Glasgow, 8 years of experience
Self employed mechanic for the past 3 years covering central Scotland. All work accepted
Garage serving Glasgow, 18 years of experience
Omnius Automotive - Forever Striving to Exceed Your Expectations. We are an independent garage located in central Scotland who strive to build lasting relationships with customers by providing you w...
DAVID, Glasgow • 7th January 2023
Mobile mechanic serving Glasgow, 10 years of experience
Hi. Welcome to DW Car-Tec, Ive been in the motor industry for over 10 years now started in an independent garage then went to the dealer. I’m now offerings garage service at your door/work, Supplying the...
MARTIN, MOODIESBURN • 3rd June 2022
Garage serving Glasgow, 19 years of experience
***WE NOW OFFER MOT'S + TYRES AND TYRE REPAIR*** MSR Scotland is a family run business . We are dedicated to customer service, response time and workmanship. With over 19 years experience in all the automot...
PATRICIA, Glasgow • 10th February 2022
Vauxhall Mokka X • Brake pads replacement - rear (all)
Garage serving Glasgow, 10 years of experience
I have been in the trade for over 10 years as a mechanic, working in franchise dealerships & performance targeted garages Including repair of emergency response vehicles. Specialist in all make/model servici...
Garage serving Glasgow, 11 years of experience
Motormall, Jersey. Vag Group/vauxhall Diagnostic Technician Mcevoy Engineering Limited, Stevenson. Storeman/Semi Skilled Labourer Prestwick Airport Maintenance, Ryanair (PAM) Aircraft Maintenance Assis...
THOMAS, GORBALS • 15th September 2021
Garage serving Glasgow, 18 years of experience
Renault and Nissan trained Spent last 8 years at Ford as a senior tech and commercial specialist all jobs undertaking inc welding and Bodyshop Diagnostic specialist over 18 years experience Cover a v...
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KHOSROW, Glasgow • 13th September 2021
Garage serving Glasgow, 16 years of experience
North Road Autos has been operating since 2014 and is owned and operated by Barry Lynn and Brian Blackhall who have over 30 years experience between them. Both of the partners have both main dealership and ...
WILLIAM, Glasgow • 12th March 2017
Garage serving Glasgow, 20 years of experience
I have been in the motortrade for 20 yrs working on a vast range of vehicles including motorbikes & hgvs and 4x4 but most of my career has been spent on LGV vehicles and spent 3 years working in a engine rec...
Mobile mechanic serving Glasgow, 15 years of experience
Welcome to SAS STEERING ALIGNMENT SERVICES. www.sasalignment.com We will endeavour to get you back on the road as quickly as possible. We are a mobile service covering Scotland and Northern Ireland! ...
ERYN, SOUTH LANARKSHIRE • 6th August 2019
Frequently asked questions about brake pads replacement & repairs in Glasgow
Read our answers to questions about brake pads replacement costs, symptoms and more.
What does a brake pad replacement in Glasgow 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 Glasgow?
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 Glasgow garages offer home collection and delivery for brake pads replacement?
Yes, many garages in Glasgow 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 Glasgow.
Can Glasgow mobile mechanics do brake pads replacement at my home or office?
Yes, Glasgow 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.
How much does a brake pads replacement cost in Glasgow?
The average cost of a brake pads replacement in Glasgow varies between £74 and £96, depending on your car's make and model. Compare ClickMechanic's pricing to a franchise dealer's below. We consolidate industry standard data with millions of data points to give you the most accurate price.
These estimates may include Front brake pads including sensor, Front brake pad wear sensor, Front brake pads, Rear brake pads including sensor, Rear brake pad wear sensor and/or Rear brake pads. We have quotes for the top 58 manufacturers.
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Estimates on repair costs, such as the above results for a brake pads 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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Mechanics in and around Glasgow
- 786 Auto Repairs Ltd, Glasgow
- AF Automotive, East Renfrewshire
- Allcar Garage, Glasgow,
- Cairney's Auto Solutions Limited, North Lanarkshire
- Car Clinic Glasgow Ltd, Glasgow
- Central Garage, Holytown
- Kp Autos Ltd, Glasgow
- Langlands Road Garage Ltd, Glasgow
- Lliden Limited T/A Leven Street Motors, West Dumbartonshire
- Oracle Autocare, Glasgow
- PD Automotive, Dumbarton
- Pit Stop Garage, Larkhall
Recent Brake Pads replacement quotes in Glasgow
These recent quotes were taken from our quote engine which uses third-party industry standard data on repair times, along with a live parts retailer, and a regional labour rate to build an accurate free quote. We are constantly improving our quote engine, so please let us know if a price seems incorrect.