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21 Reviews

Garage in Greater Manchester, 17 years of experience

I've worked in the motor trade for around 17 years my services include mot's, tyres, brakes, suspension, diagnostic and servicing

22 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in Greater Manchester, 20 years of experience

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74 Reviews

Garage in Greater Manchester, 12 years of experience

Mechanic For Over 12 Years Progressing Through A Few Main Dealers & Eventually Getting The Courage to Give People The Same Service at A Reasonable Price!

36 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in Greater Manchester, 10 years of experience

Work in various independent garage National wide chains National wide mobile company

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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...

50 Reviews

Garage in Greater Manchester, 5 years of experience

Worked in vehicle recovery/repair for last 5 years. Services include Recovery Diagnostic Jump starts Wheel changes Bulb changes Servicing(oil and filters) Brakes Exhaust We can also recover and s...

27 Reviews

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, ...

12 Reviews

Garage in Greater Manchester, 20 years of experience

I am an expert mechanic that will come to you for all vehicle repairs With over 19 years of industry experience, I provide my customers at Dixon's Mobile Autocare with a professional mechanic service, deliv...

72 Reviews

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...

49 Reviews

Garage in Greater Manchester, 20 years of experience

We offer, vehicle servicing and repairs alongside vintage restorations, caravan builds and tyre fitting.

55 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in Greater Manchester, 18 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...

269 Reviews

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...

159 Reviews

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...

13 Reviews

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...

157 Reviews

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...

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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