Top Mechanics For Handbrake Cable Replacement & Repairs in Oxfordshire
Mobile mechanic serving Oxfordshire, 15 years of experience
I did my apprenticeship at a garage in Swindon as I studied with Northstar College. After graduating I left and went to Charlie Browns auto services for 2-3 years. Following my time at Charlie Browns I went ...
CLIVE, OLD MARSTON • 5th March 2018
Garage serving Oxfordshire, 10 years of experience
Kyle Sagar is sole trader from Buckinghamshire with over 10 years experience in the industry. Fully qualified Audi Technician NVQ level 2 & 3 City & Guilds, IMI Hybrid awareness certification. Kyle has an ex...
CARL, Marlow • 24th March 2020
Kia Sportage • Handbrake cable adjustment
Garage serving Oxfordshire, 15 years of experience
Reading auto independent garage, we offer MOT repairs, wiring, clutches, gearbox, timing chains, timing belts water pumps, diagnosing checks services, tyres, ac filling and much more, with years of experienc...
STEFAN, HIGH WYCOMBE • 22nd November 2021
Ford Fiesta • Handbrake cable adjustment
Garage serving Oxfordshire, 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...
Garage serving Oxfordshire, 6 years of experience
Mark has 6 years experience as a mechanic and is now a mobile mechanic around the West London area. Mark covers all makes and models.
CINDY, Dunstable • 19th March 2018
Vauxhall Corsa • Handbrake cable adjustment
Garage serving Oxfordshire, 20 years of experience
We are a small family run business and understand how important it is for you to have a safe vehicle for you to travel to work, school and for personal reasons. We can come to you at home or work at a time ...
Garage serving Oxfordshire, 29 years of experience
I started my career with Vauxhall where I completed my apprenticeship & stayed with the business for 7 years. I moved to work in breakdown & roadside recovery for 4 years. I went to another main dealer after...
LEE, STRATFORD-UPON-AVON • 15th May 2018
Ford Transit • Handbrake cable adjustment
Garage serving Oxfordshire, 18 years of experience
I’ve been working in independent workshops for over 18years, dealing with EVERY make and model of vehicle, as not just a Technician, a workshop manager, diagnostics specialist, tyre fitter, fast fitter, veh...
Garage serving Oxfordshire, 23 years of experience
In total I have over 20 years of experience. The last 11 years I have worked for Ford Service Centre where I have also carried cars and vans repairs.
Garage serving Oxfordshire, 11 years of experience
Btec NVQ level 3 qualified. I have been in the trade for the past 11 years. Working with big corporation such as honda, kwikfit, halfords, Ats euromaster, I have worked as a master technician as well as mana...
Garage serving Oxfordshire, 20 years of experience
Jon owns and operates SMS Autocare and has been running the business for over 15 years in the Slough area. Prior to setting up SMS Autocare Jon completed his apprenticeship and was then a mobile mechanic for...
Garage serving Oxfordshire, 19 years of experience
I have worked for Fast fits i have worked within a huge fleet of vehicles and have just left my job at Mercedes after 6 and a half years due to lack of work. so i am new into owning a company and and availab...
HENRY, Slough • 25th February 2021
Mobile mechanic serving Oxfordshire, 5 years of experience
I have 5 years' experience working on cars. I am able to do all the repairs you need doing including, inspections, servicing, brakes, suspension, clutches, and much more. if the repair is small we can come o...
MARTIN, Stratford Upon Avon • 23rd September 2022
Ford Tourneo Connect • Handbrake cables replacement - (both) equal length
Garage serving Oxfordshire, 12 years of experience
I started my career with Kwik-Fit when I was 16 for a number of years understanding the trade. I moved to work for a few independent garages for around 4 years before working with Vauxhall for 3 years and su...
ANGELA, FLEET • 11th February 2022
Volkswagen Polo • Handbrake Inspection
Garage serving Oxfordshire, 40 years of experience
I completed my apprenticeship with Blox Services in London and subsequetly spent 13 years there before the business closed down. My move after Blox Services was to a well known security company called Securi...
Frequently asked questions about handbrake cable replacement & repairs in Oxfordshire
Read our answers to questions about handbrake cable replacement costs, symptoms and more.
What does a handbrake cable replacement in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire?
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 Oxfordshire?
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 Oxfordshire garages offer home collection and delivery for handbrake cable replacement?
Yes, many garages in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire.
Can Oxfordshire mobile mechanics do handbrake cable replacement at my home or office?
Yes, Oxfordshire 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.
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