Top Mechanics For Brake Pads Replacement & Repairs in Greater Manchester
Mobile mechanic in Greater Manchester, 24 years of experience
Here at KPL Auto services all aspects of work are carried out by myself to the highest standard. I have worked in the motor trade for 22 years since leaving school in 1998 and going straight into a mechanic...
SUMMER, LOWTON • 24th March 2023
Mobile mechanic in Greater Manchester, 16 years of experience
Having 16 years of experience and going in servicing and repairing vehicles to the highest standards and achieving all targets on time leaving all customers satisficed. Specializing on Mercedes brand but not...
Garage in Greater Manchester, 20 years of experience
We offer, vehicle servicing and repairs alongside vintage restorations, caravan builds and tyre fitting.
He definitely knows his stuff and i was fully confident he would do a great job.
The overall experience i have had makes me feel i will totally recommend clickmechanic and George,[if you get him] to anybody. Cheers, andy.”
ANDY, Manchester • 3rd March 2023
Garage in Greater Manchester, 35 years of experience
Quick Stop Autocentres is a well established, well known car mechanic. At Quick Stop Autocentres our aim is to provide a quality, professional and reliable service. We are situated in Manchester and we ca...
The car drives well after the work (the brakes were pulling before hand).
The only down sides are the car smells of cigarettes on return and the return time was hard to follow. However, I recieved regular messages about when it was expected, I just found it hard to follow.”
RICHARD, Woodford • 22nd February 2023
Garage in Greater Manchester, 14 years of experience
We are an 'on-site' mobile vehicle maintenance providers across the North West. We attend your home, place of work or site, we offer an efficient resolution your vehicle's issues effectively. At JD vehicle m...
MICHAEL, Manchester • 6th February 2023
BMW 6 Series • Brake pads replacement - front (all)
Garage in Greater Manchester, 12 years of experience
I started off my career at a local independent garage where I stayed for 5 years. This was a VW, Audi specialist, which really gave me some in-depth knowledge on these vehicles. Following this I then went on...
Mobile mechanic in Greater Manchester, 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...
TONY, Bury • 21st December 2022
Mobile mechanic in Greater Manchester, 38 years of experience
I specialise in mobile maintenance and repair of modern and classic light vehicles, these services include but are not limited to, Drivability issues, Brakes, Suspension, Servicing, Lighting, Code reading, ...
JAMES, STOCKPORT • 29th September 2022
Peugeot Partner • Brake pads replacement - front (all)
Mobile mechanic in Greater Manchester, 25 years of experience
We are dedicated to providing high-quality repairs to keep you safe and happy. Whether we are coming for a routine inspection or a repair service, we promise that you will be completely satisfied with our...
Garage in Greater Manchester, 9 years of experience
I have 9 years experience in the auto repair industry which started with my apprenticeship at an independent. Having completed my apprenticeship I then went onto work for a number of other independents befor...
FARIZ, UNITED KINGDOM (+44) • 8th July 2022
Garage in Greater Manchester, 8 years of experience
Heywood Auto Clinic Ltd is a family run MOT service station. We strive to provide a professional honest and reliable service to all of our new and existing customers. We care about you and will take good car...
JADE, AUDENSHAW • 5th April 2022
BMW 1 Series • Brake pads replacement - front (all)
Mobile mechanic in Greater Manchester, 8 years of experience
I started out as an Apprentice HGV Mechanic, moved onto to be a technician at Citroen for 2 years then moved to become a Qualified service technician at Volkswagen for 4 years where I get regulars training ...
JAMES, Bramhall • 30th March 2022
Ford Transit Custom • Brake pads replacement - front (all)
Garage in Greater Manchester, 9 years of experience
Jonathan and his team at Northern Motors provides a reliable and professional mobile mechanic service that covers the whole of the North West area of England! With over 10 years of experience in the motor...
BALAZS, Haydock • 14th February 2022
Dacia Sandero • Brake pads replacement - front (all)
Garage in Greater Manchester, 15 years of experience
Auto Solutions has the equipment and expertise to repair and maintain your automobile. Our emphasis is on transparency and professionalism. We pride ourselves on performing the highest quality automobile ser...
ROGER, Lancashire • 29th January 2022
Garage in Greater Manchester, 25 years of experience
Our expert technicians are trained to service, MOT and repair any make and model of car using the latest techniques and diagnostic equipment. We are committed to providing a friendly, straightforward and ho...
Easy to find, great communication, even out of hours”
NEILL, Warrington • 19th July 2021
Citroen Grand C4 Picasso • Brake pads replacement - rear (all)
Frequently asked questions about brake pads replacement & repairs in Greater Manchester
Read our answers to questions about brake pads replacement costs, symptoms and more.
What does a brake pad replacement in Greater Manchester 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 Greater Manchester?
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 Greater Manchester garages offer home collection and delivery for brake pads replacement?
Yes, many garages in Greater Manchester 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 Greater Manchester.
Can Greater Manchester mobile mechanics do brake pads replacement at my home or office?
Yes, Greater Manchester 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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Mechanics in and around Greater Manchester
- E.I.E Mobile Vehicle Repairs, Carrbrook
- Heywood Auto Clinic, Rochdale
- J Delaney Automotive, Manchester
- RTJ Autos LTD, Stockport
- S & J Repairs, Stockport
- St Albans Autocare, Ashton-under-lyne
- The Car Consultants, Manchester
- Titan Global Solutions Limited T/A Titan Automotive, Manchester
- Total Fix Service, Stockport