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Want to learn more about Brake Servo repairs?

Read our short guide with information on costs, symptoms and more.

What is a brake servo?

The brake servo, or to give it its correct name, a brake power booster, is used to augment the effort applied to the brake pedal by the driver to increase the force of the brake pads and shoes against the brake discs and/or brake drums.

What does a brake servo replacement involve?

  • The mechanic will inspect the brake system.
  • If necessary, the brake booster will be replaced.
  • The mechanic will check the brake fluid level.
  • If necessary, the mechanic will bleed the brake fluid system.
  • The vehicle will inspect the brake system again and if deemed safe, test drive the car.

Can you replace the brake servo by yourself?

Unless you are a qualified mechanic with the required skills, training and equipment to do the job, we strongly recommend a brake servo replacement is only carried out by a professional mechanic. ClickMechanic can help get you a vetted and local mechanic to carry out the work. Just enter your postcode and your car's registration number at the top of this page and select the work needed to get an instant fixed price up front.

What happens if the brake servo fails?

In most cases there could be more than one symptom. If you feel that your brakes are not performing as they should, please book an inspection with immediate effect and do not drive the vehicle.

  • You may find that you are requiring to press the brake pedal harder in order to slow the vehicle
  • You may hear air escaping from the unit when the brake pedal is depressed.

How long does a brake servo replacement take?

On average a brake servo replacement will usually take under 2 hours, but can take anywhere from 1.5 to over 2 hours. The time that the job takes will depend on a range of factors. For example, 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.

Is a faulty brake servo an MOT failure?

An issue with the brake servo will result in an MOT failure, furthermore it is dangerous to you, your passengers and other road users to have any fault with the brake system.

How often should I replace the brake servo?

Quite simply as soon as you are aware there is an issue with it! These days it is rare that a brake servo will fail. As it is a sealed unit, water ingress and dirt will not enter it and cause any undue wear. However, it has been known for the sealed structure to fail due to corrosion on older vehicles.

How can I extend the life of my brake servo?

The only thing you can do is ensure that the area where the brake booster is mounted is clear of debris and therefore water is not collecting in the area.

Can you drive with a faulty brake servo?

If you experience any untoward characteristics in your braking, or if you suspect there is any issue with the brake servo or there are concerns about its age or condition, book a diagnostic inspection immediately and do not drive the vehicle. Driving with a bad brake servo can impair brake performance and safety, and can be lethal.

How much does it cost to fix a brake booster?

A brake servo replacement cost varies from £250 to £400, with an average of £320. Ultimately, cost depends on your location, car and what parts your car's manufacturer recommends using for the replacement. Enter your postcode and car's registration number at the top of this page for a full price for your vehicle.

How much does it cost to replace a brake servo?

On average a brake servo repair costs around £320. Typical prices can range anywhere from £260 to £375. Ultimately, the cost of a brake booster replacement depends on your car and what parts your car's manufacturer recommends using for the replacement. Find out what you could save by having your brake booster replaced by ClickMechanic by selecting your car at the top of this page

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Check out the ClickMechanic price for a Brake Servo repair. We use industry standard data & millions of data points so you know what you should be paying

These estimates may include Brake fluid and Brake servo.

33 manufacturers for Brake Servo Repair

Name ClickMechanic Click Mechanic average Franchise dealer estimate

Audi

£402 £361 - £747 Get exact price

BMW

£562 £571 - £881 Get exact price

Chevrolet

£605 £607 - £896 Get exact price

Chrysler

£843 £958 - £958 Get exact price

Citroen

£312 £278 - £537 Get exact price

Dacia

£324 £390 - £479 Get exact price

Dodge

£220 £261 - £261 Get exact price

Fiat

£481 £416 - £755 Get exact price

Ford

£528 £595 - £817 Get exact price

Honda

£521 £419 - £762 Get exact price

Hyundai

£544 £379 - £912 Get exact price

Jaguar

£970 £1,089 - £1,303 Get exact price

Jeep

£192 £246 - £275 Get exact price

Kia

£538 £409 - £830 Get exact price

Land Rover

£319 £278 - £462 Get exact price

Lexus

£706 £869 - £877 Get exact price

Mazda

£683 £787 - £912 Get exact price

Mercedes-Benz

£430 £389 - £636 Get exact price

MINI

£445 £488 - £742 Get exact price

Mitsubishi

£1026 £804 - £1,470 Get exact price

Nissan

£383 £187 - £651 Get exact price

Peugeot

£313 £337 - £599 Get exact price

Porsche

£699 £829 - £829 Get exact price

Renault

£436 £413 - £599 Get exact price

Saab

£296 £384 - £384 Get exact price

SEAT

£404 £416 - £766 Get exact price

Skoda

£308 £349 - £462 Get exact price

Subaru

£199 £238 - £290 Get exact price

Suzuki

£464 £486 - £727 Get exact price

Toyota

£526 £611 - £611 Get exact price

Vauxhall

£362 £371 - £612 Get exact price

Volkswagen

£447 £369 - £752 Get exact price

Volvo

£629 £726 - £973 Get exact price

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  • Alfa Romeo
  • Hummer
  • Reva
  • Asia
  • TVR
  • Ferrari
  • Morgan
  • Buick
  • Lamborghini
  • Pontiac
  • Carbodies
  • DS
  • Mitsubishi Fuso
  • Moskvich
  • Bentley
  • Cadillac
  • LDV
  • Ford US
  • Aixam
  • Austin
  • Daewoo
  • Daimler
  • FSO
  • Iveco
  • Maybach
  • MG
  • Rolls-Royce
  • Santana
  • Tata
  • Great Wall
  • Piaggio
  • Perodua
  • Infiniti
  • Aston Martin
  • Daihatsu
  • Isuzu
  • Lada
  • Lancia
  • Lotus
  • Maserati
  • Proton
  • Rover
  • Ssangyong
  • London Taxi's International
  • Smart

Estimates on repair costs, such as the above results for a brake servo repair, are created by combining data from multiple third-party sources. The actual cost of using your local repair providers may be outside of the estimated range. We provide estimates on repair costs for information only and accept no liability for any inaccuracies or errors. If you think an estimate is incorrect, please contact us to let us know.

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Recent Brake Servo repair quotes

These recent quotes were taken from our quote engine which uses third-party industry standard data on repair times, along with a live parts retailer, and a regional labour rate to build an accurate free quote. We are constantly improving our quote engine, so please let us know if a price seems incorrect.

£411.20

Brake servo replacement

Ford Focus
Cannock
£463.85

Brake servo replacement

BMW 3 Series
London
£268.60

Brake servo replacement

Volkswagen Golf
Maidstone
£367.78

Brake servo replacement

Land Rover Range Rover Sport
Slough