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Top Mechanics For Handbrake Cable Replacement & Repairs in Newcastle

115 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in Skinningrove, 30 years of experience

.30 years experience in the industry carrying out repairs to most makes of vehicles to a high standard, using the experience gained & up-to-date equipment we now specialise in the diagnostics aspect of the c...

192 Reviews

Garage in Middlesbrough, 40 years of experience

I completed my apprenticeship in the family business in Cumbria back in 1974 and worked in the business right up until 2002 in various roles such as heavy goods driver, I also became a partner in the busines...

265 Reviews

Garage in Bulford, 22 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 ...

46 Reviews

Garage in Newcastle, 30 years of experience

I served my time at bds motors whilst attending college I have worked for numerous garages and had my own business for 8 year before starting work in a management role for great north auto centre and I am n...

38 Reviews

Garage in Newcastle, 16 years of experience

With over 15 years of experience – from simple oil changes to complex engine repairs. One of the main benefits of using collection services for car repairs is convenience. These services offer car ow...

5 Reviews

Garage in Newcastle, 10 years of experience

We specialise in both mobile mechanical and workshop jobs. Some jobs are able to be completed/diagnosed from the comfort of your home, others we offer a pickup & drop off service to leave you hassle free whi...

34 Reviews

Garage in Newcastle, 12 years of experience

I have worked in the motor trade for over 12 years a I on time a like getting on with the job in hand

52 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in Newcastle, 25 years of experience

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

98 Reviews

Garage in Newcastle, 12 years of experience

Main Dealerships leading on to my own workshop before I decided to take the business mobile in 2014. I enjoy what I do and I always work to a high standard to keep customers happy and returning with confidence.

15 Reviews

Garage in Newcastle, 15 years of experience

Has worked in multiple dealerships in the past, worked longest for a Vauxhall dealership.

16 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in Newcastle, 18 years of experience

I did my apprenticeship at Reg Vardys where I learned the trade and worked for 8 years. I later moved to another branch of Reg Vardys and worked as a fully qualified mechanic there for 3 years. I later moved...

8 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in Newcastle, 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...

90 Reviews

Mobile mechanic serving Newcastle, 5 years of experience

I began my career in mechanics as an apprentice at a used car dealership giving me great experience working on a wide range of cars and vans then moved onto a local mot centre , now I have begun my own ventu...

1 Reviews

Garage serving Newcastle, 15 years of experience

All mechanical work carried out van and car mot. clutch replacement engines replacement timing belts services vehicle remaps established garage we give warranty with all work carried out

53 Reviews

Garage serving Newcastle, 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...

Frequently asked questions about handbrake cable replacement & repairs in Newcastle

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

What does a handbrake cable replacement in Newcastle 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 Newcastle?

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 Newcastle?

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 Newcastle garages offer home collection and delivery for handbrake cable replacement?

Yes, many garages in Newcastle 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 Newcastle.

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

Yes, Newcastle 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 Newcastle?

The average cost of a handbrake cable replacement in Newcastle varies between £76 and £108, 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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