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38 Reviews

Garage serving Skegness, 32 years of experience

Gordons Auto and Electrical services was first created in 1980 by my late Father based in Doncaster. I started Gordons Autos (Southern) in 1990 as a hobby that was growing into a business. It was a part time...

56 Reviews

Mobile mechanic serving Skegness, 15 years of experience

My love of cars came when I used to help my step dad at his garage when I was a wee lad. But when the opportunity came along when I was 16 to undertake a full time apprenticeship with the MAN dealer truck fr...

44 Reviews

Garage serving Skegness, 21 years of experience

With over 20 years experience I started my apprenticeship in 1994 in an independent car sales company doing servicing and MOT's. I then proceeded to work in a 4x4 specialist and a number of local garages bui...

245 Reviews

Garage serving Skegness, 20 years of experience

I have been in the motor trade for the last 20 years I have worked mainly in dealerships and have worked on a wide range of vehicles from cars to hgv I will be able to undertake most jobs at any location if ...

7 Reviews

Garage serving Skegness, 30 years of experience

With over 30 years of automotive experience, covering all aspects of automotive repair no job is too big or too small. Working on vintage cars bikes & tractors, 2-stroke, 4-stroke, petrol, and diesel. We wor...

2 Reviews

Mobile mechanic serving Skegness, 12 years of experience

Offering mobile servicing and repairs across the Lincolnshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire areas.

25 Reviews

Garage serving Skegness, 12 years of experience

Arcade Automotive is a mobile based company, coming out to you and repairing your car quick and efficiently. We cover all job types.

52 Reviews

Garage serving Skegness, 17 years of experience

I've been in the industry for over 17 years. I have experience in most makes and models. I am always happy to give advice. I take pride in my work.

5 Reviews

Garage serving Skegness, 25 years of experience

- perform inspections, and identified and diagnosed - performed and repair engines - provide all aspects of high quality mechanical work

399 Reviews

Mobile mechanic serving Skegness, 28 years of experience

I started work with Ford dealership then moving to various dealers Vauxhall was my favourite. Once I qualified I went to work with the aa really enjoyed that job as it tested my knowledge and skill set. Move...

151 Reviews

Garage serving Skegness, 20 years of experience

Brought up around cars and vintage machinery from a young age, My interest in Classic cars was apparent early on, After leaving school early I Started off as a apprentice at Paul Marshall Bodyshop in Beccles...

13 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in Boston, 20 years of experience

Brett has been working within engineering for over 25 years, is a City & Guilds qualified mechanic and also hold a Btec in Aeronautical Engineering. Operating as a mobile mechanic in and around the Boston ar...

49 Reviews

Garage in Clenchwarton Kingslynn, 18 years of experience

Fully qualified mechanic 18 years of experience - my apprenticeship was done at a local garage. I provide a mobile service in the Norfolk area with the latest diagnostics. I offer a 24hr recovery service t...

44 Reviews

Garage in Wisbech, 21 years of experience

Welcome!, I've been a part of the motor trade since 2001, started from a small independent garage then moved on to a Vauxhall dealer workshop for several years, from here on I moved to various other Vauxhal...

Frequently asked questions about brake pads replacement & repairs in Skegness

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

What does a brake pad replacement in Skegness 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 Skegness?

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 Skegness garages offer home collection and delivery for brake pads replacement?

Yes, many garages in Skegness 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 Skegness.

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

Yes, Skegness 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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