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Really pleased with workmanship and cost will definitely recommend them
Excellent work done, car ride is so much better with all new suspension. Friendly staff, would highly recommend. Many thanks
Really good price had long journey but worth it really good service and good job thx guys
great and efficient
As usual Nat and the team were excellent. Even Cathy who does accounts made me a cup of tea and chatted away to me. Nat got my car in for mot quicker than expected as 6 other jobs were in front of me which I appreciated. Please support this local, independent garage as you won't regret it.
Excellent service, had cambelt and water pump done.
Great service. Price as quoted and problem was dealt with very well.
Great customer service, prompt service, generally no complaints about the experience.
Great price as I supplied the parts and I was only charged for the labour. Speedy service and friendly staff.
Good service polite and courteous staff.
all good with the work but wanted digital service record updating which hasn't happened yet
My first impression was that i didnt know the place and secondly my issue with my car. The guys gave me a great service from the point of contact to the reception to the mechanics. i would definately come back as their knowledge on car issues was spot on. especially the staff member on the reception desk.
I booked my car in for an MOT, full service, timing belt replacement and water pump replacement. Great service, and friendly staff. All in all cost £460, great value for money and I will definitely use them again. Thanks!
Prompt, approachable, professional, and good value.
My choice of Niche Motors for a full service was based on their good reviews on this site. Having had a bad experience in the past - being charged for work that wasn't done, so I'm very suspicious now, and expressed my concerns to Dan when he recommended a new fuel filter and replacement anti-roll bar, doubling the originally quoted bill. I was able to see the removed, damaged part, and newly replaced part, and trusted Dan that all the filters had been changed, although I couldn't check for myself as I would liked to have done. I'm fussy, untrusting, and suspicious but I trust Dan and his team to have been true to his/their word, and would probably be a return customer.
excellent customer service job done quickly and efficiently
Second time using this garage, excellent job done.
Ford transit new docs& pads rear new brake caliper and hand brake cable had to do extra work but that's what its like with a older van kept me informed very fair price and very good job give them a try you won't be disappointed
Excellent service and great communication from a lovely bloke. Wouldn’t hesitate to return.
Little hicup to start but sorted and went over and above to get my vehicle back on the road great job boys
Great service ! Fully recommend.
I get my car and my girlfriends car sorted here. Good garage. Staff friendly and helpful. Recommend.
Friendly and helpful from start to finish, couldn't recommend enough, thanks guys.
Great garage will definitely be using them again took my car in on a Thursday night and did overtime was finished same day very pleased feels loads better
Top people so much advise and guidance, will use in the future
Second time I have used this garage they did a good job at short notice and were very competitive
Brilliant work throughout. Paid the price I was quoted, and the job was started as soon as I arrived. Will definitely be using again, thanks again!
Absolutely first class service from start to finish. All at Parkside were a pleasure to deal with and explained things clearly. Much much better than my local VW dealership. Thanks for the great service.
I had the rear discs and pads replaced for 135 as quoted and then I asked for the front pads replacing which was 60. Very friendly fast and a great service. I will be using this garage again.
The cost of servicing, MOT and repairs differ across the country and Brake Pads and Discs is not any different. Labour rates will be higher or lower depending on where in the country you are. Take a look below at the average quote in Leeds for Brake Pads and Discs on WhoCanFixMyCar.com for some of our top car makes.
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This table uses data from quotes provided on WhoCanFixMyCar.com between 21/05/2019 and 19/08/2019.
A brake, or brake pad is a system that safely enables a car to stop. Brakes get rid of the kinetic energy that helps the car move, which is done by using force of friction to convert this motion of energy into heat. Your car's braking system is made up of the following components: Brake discs, which spin with your car's wheels, Brake Pads, which push on the discs to slow the car, Brake Calipers which hold, and push, the pads, Brake Lines (or 'Hoses') which carry Brake Fluid, and your Brake Master Cylinder and Servo, which work to amplify the effort you use when pushing the brake pedal. Wear or failure of any one of these components will cause braking problems, requiring repair.
Modern cars have brakes on all four wheels which are operated by a hydraulic system and are made up of several components all of which are subject to stress which could result in breakage.
The front brakes in a car are typically the ones which play the greater part in bringing a car to stop as the weight of the car is thrown forward every time the vehicle comes to a stop.
There are different systems used for braking from one car to the next which suits the needs of the vehicle size and function.
The common hydraulic system uses fluid to apply pressure to pistons in the car close to its wheels to bring the car to a halt.
Some cars also have power brake assistance which helps to reduce the amount of effort required to apply stopping power.
If you need to have your brakes repaired there are several issues that could have caused the problem and several things that could be affected.
If you suspect you need your brakes repaired but your car is still drivable, there are some symptoms which could give you clues as to what the problem is.
The brakes are often the noisiest part of a car if there is an issue which means you should be able to hear a problem which cannot be said of many other broken car parts. Therefore, noticing the need for a car brake repair should be obvious. But you can check faulty brake symptoms here.
Brake pads are a critical component of a car and a vehicle cannot come to a halt without them functioning properly. Brake pads are fitted to the brake calipers which push the pads into the brake discs which are fitted to a car wheel. When a car is moving, the pads grip the discs to slow down the wheel and thus slow the car down.
A high amount of heat energy is created from the resulting friction as explained above and over time, this will wear brake pads down.
Brake pad replacement is a common job, the work to remove a worn-down-set is not complex so if you require a brake pad replacement, the repair will not be a lengthy one.
If you would like to understand how to tell when your brakes need servicing read our dedicated guide.
Brake discs are fitted to the car wheel itself and they are gripped by the brake pads.
Brake discs replacement is more expensive; the parts are more expensive than pads. Often pads are placed at the same time the discs are replaced.
If a mechanic advises you to replace your brake discs, they will likely suggest replacing the pads at the same time due to a the low cost of the part and the little extra labour time needed.
The cost of brake pad replacement may vary depending on the car make and model. This is because there are different sizes of brake pads and the cost increases as they get bigger. For example, a Land Rover will require a bigger set of brake pads as opposed to a Fiat Punto.
We have written a brake price comparison guide if you want to learn more.
If you want a good brake pad deal, you can compare quotes from garages near you by entering you details at the top of the page.
If you specifically require brake disc replacement, the work will take a similar amount of time to a brake pad replacement.
However, as highlighted above, the cost will be more expensive that pads due to the parts pricing.
Brake pads are changed by removing the wheel and unscrewing the bolts which hold the part in place. The part is then simply taken off the brake caliper and a new brake pad is fitted. The same process will be applied for each of the pads that need to be replaced.
There are many other common issues which can arise with the braking system which are not connected to brake pads and discs issues. The brake lines are susceptible to leakage as brake fluid can leak from the system if rust is untreated. The master cylinder is also a part of the braking system which can become faulty. If you would like to understand more we have a dedicated page for brake repairs.
If you want to know how brakes work, we have created a dedicated guide.
There are several obvious signs that your brake pads and discs are not operating properly. If your car is taking much longer to come to a stop, it will be clear that there is a problem with your brakes.
Other signs of faulty brake pads and discs are;
If you would like to learn more about the signs of brake problems we have written a dedicated guide.
To find the best Brake Pads and Discs Replacement service available in your region;
You can then compare the quotes and read reviews from previous customers to find the best brake pads and discs deal in your area, before booking online.