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169 Reviews

Garage serving Leicester, 17 years of experience

ONYX AUTO CARE are typically renowned for car sales but that is not all! We also do many repairs for customers and get them back on the road as well with our qualified team. We offer a 2 ramp workshop cover...

74 Reviews

Mobile mechanic serving Leicester, 19 years of experience

I began my car repair experience in a Peugeot main dealer. I spent three and a half year there and then two years Renault main dealership. I then worked on a variety of cars in backstreet garages and built m...

658 Reviews

Garage serving Leicester, 25 years of experience

I completed my apprenticeship at a small garage in Nottinghamshire called Underwood Garage and after my apprenticeship I worked in the business for 5 years. I worked in recovery after the garage as a dedicat...

25 Reviews

Garage serving Leicester, 5 years of experience

I have 5 years experience in my country and about 1 year in UK

10 Reviews

Garage serving Leicester, 16 years of experience

Garage-based in Tamworth, customers can drop off while we complete the work as fast and efficiently as possible. Best in the midlands.

19 Reviews

Garage serving Leicester, 10 years of experience

I've worked at Citroen/Peugeot/Renault for approximately 8 years, have had my MOT license for 2 years which is still valid. A/C and EV trained to level 3. I have been working agency for 4 months with startin...

158 Reviews

Garage serving Leicester, 9 years of experience

I started out in my mobile mechanic career in 2012. Prior to that I was a professional motorsport racing mechanic building and BMW's and West Fields for 2 years as well as working in an independent repair ga...

33 Reviews

Mobile mechanic serving Leicester, 5 years of experience

Did my qualifications through college since then I have worked on a range of cars from small hatchbacks to large suvs of the job is small or large guaranteed I’ll do the work to the highest standard

119 Reviews

Mobile mechanic serving Leicester, 24 years of experience

Welcome to t-s-performanceuk t-s-performanceuk is committed to delivering exceptional service and customer satisfaction at a time and a place suitable for your busy lifestyle at the fraction of the cost of a...

245 Reviews

Garage serving Leicester, 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 ...

69 Reviews

Garage serving Leicester, 19 years of experience

We are an independent mobile vehicle maintenance company based in the Midlands. All of our staff from director down to technician are qualified and have many years experience in the transport industry. If it...

399 Reviews

Mobile mechanic serving Leicester, 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...

46 Reviews

Mobile mechanic serving Leicester, 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 ...

176 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in Swadlincote, 23 years of experience

I completed my apprenticeship at an independent garage in nottinghamshire and spent 4 great years here from 2001-2005 learning my trade and very quickly i was carrying out work varying from general servicing...

Frequently asked questions about handbrake cable replacement & repairs in Leicester

Read our answers to questions about handbrake cable replacement costs, symptoms and more.

What does a handbrake cable replacement in Leicester involve?

  • Mechanic will inspect the handbrake system.
  • If necessary the handbrake cable will be replaced.
  • Mechanic will calibrate the handbrake.
  • Mechanic will test the handbrake.
  • If necessary, the mechanic will make any adjustments.

What are the symptoms of a faulty handbrake cable?

  • When the vehicle still moves despite having engaged the handbrake.
  • If you have a manually applied handbrake and the lever has no resistance when applied.
  • If you have an electric handbrake and there is a handbrake warning message on the dashboard.

How long will a handbrake cable replacement take in Leicester?

A handbrake cable replacement usually takes around 1.5 hours, 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.

Is a broken handbrake cable an MOT failure?

Yes, a broken handbrake cable can result in an MOT failure. The MOT tester will thoroughly inspect the entire braking system to test its operation and efficiency. Before an MOT test, it's best to test out the handbrake.

How much does it cost to fix handbrake in Leicester?

A handbrake cable replacement can cost between £75 and £150 with an average price of £105. The exact cost will depend on the make and model of the vehicle, where is it located and if any other repair is required along with the replacement.

Can Leicester garages offer home collection and delivery for handbrake cable replacement?

Yes, many garages in Leicester are able to offer collection and delivery for a handbrake cable 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 handbrake cable replacement in Leicester.

Can Leicester mobile mechanics do handbrake cable replacement at my home or office?

Yes, Leicester mobile mechanics can do a handbrake cable 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.

How much does a handbrake cable replacement cost in Leicester?

The average cost of a handbrake cable replacement in Leicester varies between £77 and £109, depending on your car's make and model. See the averages for different makes below. We consolidate industry standard data with millions of data points to give you the most accurate price.

These estimates may include Handbrake cable - primary/single, Handbrake cable (driver side) and/or Handbrake cable (passenger side).

Estimates on average repair costs, such as the above results for a handbrake cable replacement, are based on ClickMechanic's quote data which combines multiple third-party sources. Actual costs may vary. We provide estimates on average 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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