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Recent Brake Shoe Replacement Mechanic Reviews in Northumberland

9 Reviews

Garage in Northumberland, 25 years of experience

Ian and Trudi Wilson Opened Wilson's Auto Service Centre garage in Jarrow near Hebburn, Tyne & Wear, in July 2019. Our car delivery service, Wilson Car Delivery company also benefits from our ga...

238 Reviews

Garage in Blandford, 20 years of experience

Mobile Mechanic with 20 years experience, all work completed to a high standard using manufacturer recognised parts. I’m in the military so split between the below locations, therefore able to complete work ...

20 Reviews

Garage in Northumberland, 10 years of experience

Our mechanic has vast experience working in multiple franchised dealerships including Fiat and Renault. The past several years working in independent garages on vast makes and models.

197 Reviews

Garage in Northumberland, 15 years of experience

I began my career with Citroen/Peugeot in Newcastle though the apprenticeship scheme and served my time there for 4 years. I moved to Prestige Cars in Gateshead for 18 months before gaining more experienc...

38 Reviews

Garage in Northumberland, 10 years of experience

We deliver an efficient and reliable service for your car with our 5-strong team of fully qualified technicians. Our state of the art facility has everything we need to offer comprehensive care for your vehi...

2 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in Northumberland, 25 years of experience

20yrs working in independent garages on all makes and models, 5 years working Seat and MG dealer franchise's

101 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in Northumberland, 15 years of experience

I've been in the trade for well over 15 years now and still get that great buzz from solving customers issues and seeing them happy again. Before I branched out on my own I worked with a company who had a co...

24 Reviews

Garage in Northumberland, 8 years of experience

At Motor Fix we offer a wide range of vehicle maintenance, from diagnostics to clutches we can assist with all your motoring needs to see if we can help, offering a garage-based service

24 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in Northumberland, 10 years of experience

Mechanical Engineer British Army (September 2011 - October 2020) As a Mechanic in the Army, I was given the opportunity to be fully trained as well as gain a magnitude of experience on a variety of vehic...

3 Reviews

Garage in Northumberland, 44 years of experience

Welcome to Jarrow MOT Centre A highly experienced garage for drivers in Jarrow and Hebburn A local garage providing friendly motor services in Jarrow and Hebburn At Jarrow MOT Centre, we’ve been providing...

3 Reviews

Garage in Northumberland, 30 years of experience

Customer service is at the forefront of everything we do, and we endeavor to deliver the best car service experience you can get in today’s busy world. Our team will do their very best to deal with all your ...

1 Reviews

Garage in Northumberland, 15 years of experience

Started off as a heavy plant mechanic and after 5 years down sized to cars and vans and been doing car mechanics now for 10 years now. We do all types of servicing for all makes and models, full diagnostics ...

13 Reviews

Garage in Northumberland, 30 years of experience

ID Coachworks Ltd where established in 2007, being one of the largest bodyshops in the north east. Our specialty is commercial and HGV’s. We are credited with BS10125 (equivelant to PAS125), ISO9001, Vosa an...

8 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in Northumberland, 15 years of experience

I worked previously at a Citroen independent garage for 9 years and after that time I began my own business RJ Mobile Autos and have been going for around 5 years now. I have a range of services available fr...

Want to learn more about Brake Shoe replacements in Northumberland?

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

What does a brake shoe replacement in Northumberland involve?

  • Mechanic will inspect the brakes and establish if there is any issues with one or several of the brake shoes.
  • Mechanic will establish if the brake shoe's thickness is within the required tolerances.
  • If necessary, the mechanic will replace the brake shoes.
  • The mechanic will advise if other parts of the brake system need replacing too.
  • Mechanic will test drive the car and inspect the brake system to ensure it is in perfect working order.
  • Mechanic will make adjustments if necessary.

What are the symptoms of worn brake shoes?

  • When the hand brake does not work properly.
  • If you hear a squealing or scraping from a rear wheel during braking.
  • When the car pulls to the right or left under braking.
  • When the car becomes unstable under braking.

How long will a brake shoe replacement take in Northumberland?

A brake shoes replacement typically takes 1 hour, but can take less or more time. Ultimately, the time that the job will take depends 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.

How do I know if my rear brake shoes need replacing?

Typical symptoms that require the brake shoes to be replaced:

  • When the hand brake does not work properly
  • If you hear a squealing or scraping from a rear wheel during braking
  • When the car pulls to the right or left under braking
  • When the car becomes unstable under braking

How do you change rear brake shoes?

There is a number of steps involved in replacing the brake shoes, there are variations between manufacturers, the basics are pretty similar. Hence, changing brake shoes is a routine repair for all mechanics and can be done both kerbside as well as in the workshop, providing it is safe to do so.

Are worn brake shoes an MOT failure?

Yes, worn brake shoes can cause an MOT failure. For example if they have worn below the legal limit, are contaminated (with oil or grease) or are incorrectly mounted.

Can Northumberland garages offer home collection and delivery for brake shoe replacement?

Yes, many garages in Northumberland are able to offer collection and delivery for a brake shoe 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 shoe replacement in Northumberland.

Can Northumberland mobile mechanics do brake shoe replacement at my home or office?

Yes, Northumberland mobile mechanics can do a brake shoe 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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Recent Brake Shoe replacement quotes in Northumberland

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£141.86

Brakes shoes replacement - rear (all)

Peugeot 206
Newcastle Upon Tyne
£137.22

Brakes shoes replacement - rear (all)

Peugeot 207
Consett
£146.10

Brakes shoes replacement - rear (all)

Vauxhall Corsa
Gateshead
£140.78

Brakes shoes replacement - rear (all)

Renault Clio
Stanley

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