Top Mechanics For Brake Pads Replacement & Repairs in Shropshire
Garage in Shropshire, 20 years of experience
I have worked at a Motorsport garage for 15 years our mechanics have experience with your average day cars also high performance vehicles.we have mot testers that have 10 years + experience. At our station w...
Mobile mechanic in Shropshire, 32 years of experience
Hometune was originally established in 1968 as the first mobile car engine tuning company in the UK. Originally a franchise with over 150 vans nationwide, we have been owned and run by such companies as Maz...
COLIN, WEST FELTON,OSWESTRY • 23rd November 2021
Mobile mechanic in Shropshire, 7 years of experience
Working in garages the past 7 years repairing all types of vehicle makes and models decided to take things into my own hands and start my own bussiness doing mobile mechanics.
Garage serving Shropshire, 12 years of experience
After completing my nvq qualifications in collage, I decided that being stuck in a workshop was not where I wanted to be… I progressed myself as a hgv driver in the breakdown industry working with car and co...
Garage serving Shropshire, 20 years of experience
20 long years of experience, dealing with all work from servicing to diagnostics.
POPPY, APLEY • 10th March 2023
Garage serving Shropshire, 6 years of experience
Passionate about what I do, offer the best I can to everyone. Many years of experience.
STEVE, Ludlow • 6th March 2023
Kia Pro ceed • Brake pads replacement - rear (all)
Mobile mechanic serving Shropshire, 10 years of experience
Ive been a mechanic for 10 years im hybrid trained and level 3 trained technician ive worked for a major leading company and decided to run my own business im also mot trained so have a good understanding of...
NATASHA, WELLINGTON • 11th November 2022
Garage serving Shropshire, 22 years of experience
Hi, my name is Darren Branch. I have been working on cars most of my life, with 21 years worth of PROFESSIONAL experience. I have long realised that it is not the actual garage that you should be putting yo...
PAUL, ALBRIGHTON • 25th May 2022
Mobile mechanic serving Shropshire, 30 years of experience
With over 30 years of experience, I work on all makes and models doing anything from diagnostics inspections to services. We aim to provide the best customer service possible, coming out mobile to your home ...
CHRIS, Oswestry • 25th June 2021
MINI Mini Countryman • Brake pads replacement - rear (all)
Mobile mechanic serving Shropshire, 12 years of experience
At RDK Classics we treat every customer's car as if it was our own pride and joy. No matter what your needs we can help no job is too big or too small. We can tackle a wide variety of work from servicing to ...
Garage serving Shropshire, 25 years of experience
AVS are the on-site servicing and repair experts, we are main dealer trained technicians to ensure quality of work , we come to you at home or work, Avs will protect your warranty by using genuine parts and...
MARK, WHITCHURCH • 6th January 2021
Mobile mechanic serving Shropshire, 18 years of experience
STUART, Market Drayton • 8th March 2018
Mercedes-Benz C-Class • Brake pads replacement - front (all)
Mobile mechanic serving Shropshire, 11 years of experience
I started as a sole trader basically working from home, then moved on to join a local garage where I was head mechanic for three and a half years. When I left there I went into the market for mobile mechanic...
PETE, Kidderminster • 19th August 2017
Dodge Caliber • Brake pads replacement - front (all)
Mobile mechanic serving Shropshire, 24 years of experience
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KEVIN, Wolverhampton • 6th October 2021
Porsche Cayenne • Brake pads replacement - front (all)
Garage serving Shropshire, 21 years of experience
Established in 2009, Ricky Mobile Mechanic has over 21 years of experience in the Motor Mechanic profession, and provides Mobile Mechanic services, including 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year re...
GERALD, POWYS • 31st January 2023
Frequently asked questions about brake pads replacement & repairs in Shropshire
Read our answers to questions about brake pads replacement costs, symptoms and more.
What does a brake pad replacement in Shropshire 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 Shropshire?
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 Shropshire garages offer home collection and delivery for brake pads replacement?
Yes, many garages in Shropshire 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 Shropshire.
Can Shropshire mobile mechanics do brake pads replacement at my home or office?
Yes, Shropshire 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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