Top Mechanics For Brake Pads Replacement & Repairs in West Sussex
Garage in West Sussex, 20 years of experience
20 years experience of what I love to do on a daily basis, cover most things in repairing and servicing - always offering my best. With 8 years of being an mot tester before I became self employed
SARAH, Bognor Regis • 18th March 2023
BMW 3 Series • Additional work following previous booking
Garage in West Sussex, 35 years of experience
Been self employed for over 30 years. Can offer experience. Servicing. Repairs. Diagnostics. Cambelts. Clutches. Brakes.
TIM, BILLINGSHURST • 5th March 2023
Mobile mechanic in West Sussex, 13 years of experience
Mercedes Benz trained. 5 years. Independent garage. 7 years. Breakdown service. 1 year.
He carried out the work quickly and without any fuss, he also pointed out the condition of the brake discs”
MARK, CRAWLEY • 9th February 2023
Jeep Grand Cherokee • Brake pads replacement - front (all)
Mobile mechanic in West Sussex, 15 years of experience
Over 15 years experience in the motor trade industry, working in independent garages.
NEIL, Chichester • 15th September 2022
Garage in West Sussex, 42 years of experience
Hi MDK Vehicle Repairs Ltd offers a convenient, cost effective, professional mobile solution for your vehicle repairs, some of the services we offer are Alternators, Batteries, Brakes, Drive Belts, Pre-Pu...
RICHARD, GORING BY SEA • 31st August 2022
Land Rover Range Rover Velar • Brake pads replacement - front (all)
Garage in West Sussex, 40 years of experience
With an average age of nearly 50, we have a wealth of knowledge and experience to be able to service and repair your vehicle to a high standard. We are the one stop shop for all your vehicle needs. This incl...
TIM, PULBOROUGH • 11th August 2022
MINI Mini Clubman • Brake pads replacement - front (all)
Garage in West Sussex, 53 years of experience
The Company’s Roadside Assistance brand is now the preferred choice for the South of England and has become synonymous with efficiency, punctuality and courtesy resulting in all the major motoring organisati...
BABOUCARR, BRIGHTON • 3rd July 2022
Mobile mechanic in West Sussex, 7 years of experience
When J&H Automotive was founded, we set out to provide the highest quality service with being convenient, affordable and able to offer our services throughout West Sussex and surrounding areas. Whether your ...
All in all, excellent service. I am a repeat customer of ClickMechanics. I will not hesitate to recommend Jordon and ClickMechanics to my friends and relatives.”
JOHN, Brighton • 23rd April 2022
Ford Galaxy • Brake pads replacement - front (all)
Garage in West Sussex, 40 years of experience
Whether it is vehicle servicing, MOT testing or diagnostics that you need, you can rely on the expertise found at A J Robertson Limited. We're respected MOT and car servicing specialists based in Hove and...
NEIL, Hove • 10th December 2021
Ford Fiesta • Brake pads replacement - front (all)
Garage in West Sussex, 16 years of experience
I joined the army in 2002 as a tank driver. I carried out my level 1 and 2 NVQ in motor mechanics where I worked on all different types of vehicles from tanks car’s, Land Rover, lorry’s and tractors. When I ...
Thanks very much for your prompt service.”
ADEBAYO, EAST GRINSTEAD • 16th November 2021
Mercedes-Benz C-Class • Brake pads replacement - front (all)
Garage in West Sussex, 21 years of experience
The Tyre Man is a family run business with over 20 years of experience in the tyre fitting industry, based in Steyning, West Sussex. We offer a comprehensive range of vehicle services including mobile tyr...
NAVIN, East Sussex • 28th September 2021
BMW 1 Series • Brake pads replacement - rear (all)
Mobile mechanic in West Sussex, 14 years of experience
I began my career with my apprenticeship through BMW and worked there for over 9 years. I moved to work with Mercedes Benz for a few years after this. Through working in both these top brands I also have exp...
Mobile mechanic in West Sussex, 22 years of experience
Hello, I'm Grant Foster, owner of Fosters Auto Repairs. I have have over twenty years of experience and am fully qualified in light vehicle repairs. I provide a 25 mile radius mobile mechanic service around ...
Garage in West Sussex, 11 years of experience
I have been in the trade for over 10 years and I began my career by completing my apprenticeship with Boston Manor Service Station in London and was with the business for around 7 years. I moved to another g...
Garage in West Sussex, 16 years of experience
Sivtech Garage Ltd has been operating since March 2017. We offer a 2 ramp workshop and offer full mobile capabilities and on site diagnostics. Ashley has been in the trade since he was 16 years old working f...
YVETTE, Worthing • 16th October 2017
Frequently asked questions about brake pads replacement & repairs in West Sussex
Read our answers to questions about brake pads replacement costs, symptoms and more.
What does a brake pad replacement in West Sussex 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 West Sussex?
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 West Sussex garages offer home collection and delivery for brake pads replacement?
Yes, many garages in West Sussex 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 West Sussex.
Can West Sussex mobile mechanics do brake pads replacement at my home or office?
Yes, West Sussex 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 West Sussex
- Sivtech Garage, Worthing
- Slr Mechanics, Billingshurst
- Southern Pro Builds, Horsham
- The Tyreman, Steyning
Recent Brake Pads replacement quotes in West Sussex
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