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Friendly staff, would use again.
Fantastic service, really lovely, friendly and helpful. I got my car serviced but I also had a few problems with my car with the brakes wearing out and fan belt making a horrible rattle noise l, the guys here have sorted it swiftly and now my car is driving perfectly Almost like it’s brand new. I honestly would recommend using heartlands auto centre as they make you feel at ease and especially being a female where you can feel really intimidated and also be vulnerable to getting rripped off I felt I received an honest service and advice, and I would certainly go back or recommend them to my family and friends. I appreciated the bonus car clean after which was much needed! Thank you!!!
Excellent service will use again
Excellent service, quick response to the messages and collected and drop the car back to me in good time, very pleased with the service I received.
Top service. Had to call to see if it was ready but no complaints!
I had my cambelt and front pads changed, the quote was just for the cambelt. The pickup and drop off service worked really well and it came back clean. Excellent service from CW, I would recommend to anybody!
had to pay a little more than quoted but the abs sensor had to be replaced aswell but very good service would recommend pick up and drop off service too
Very good and prompt service. Identified the fault and repaired.
Fantastic service collected the car completed the work sent a video and dropped it off home excellent highly recommend many thanks will use again !
Found that my puncture was irreparable and so changed my tyre. Very quick and happy with the service. Highly recommended.
Fantastic service from top lads. Very friendly and quick and easy transaction.mot and full service
fast and professional. No booking needed.
Cars all fixed and sounds great but seems like I needed a lot of work done Toni was very professional and sorted my car within the 24 hours very happy will return
Friendly staffs, work was completed on time, good communication. will go back for future services and maintenance.
Great job ...just minor laqour oversparay which isn't really visible but only to a trained eye. My brother had his Audi resprayed and they did a excellent job.
Excellent workmanship, very patient guys. Stored my car whilst I sourced the parts. Experts at panel alignment, dent removal and resprays. Definitely would recommend. 10/10 Thank you!
Friendly competent staff , good price for work
GREAT JOB! Can't believe the car looks like new. Both Dany and co were very polite and kept me informed every step of the way. Big job only took a couple of days. No question would recommend to any and everyone! Cheers Guys!!!
Good service. Just they didn’t give me receipt for the whole repair. I need to go there and ask for receipt as I need it for tax assessment.
I would recommend this garage. excellent customer services and Badar waited after closing hours for me to collect my car.
I can not recommend the service, speed and value enough. I will be using ‘The Mechanic ‘ in the future.
Very friendly and courteous. Prompt service. Got you back on the road in a reasonable time.
Pro Team. Will recomend. Very fast and relaibe service. Strongly recommended, by me.
Excellent service and very friendly. Everything was made clear (parts, prices, etc.). No hidden charges.
Really pleased that I’ve found this garage!! Fast repair and gave me a courtesy car! Highly recommended
A job wellndone. Thank you
Gareth was brilliant from start to finish!!! Really nice lad and very good at his job. Brakes and discs fitted at my home and I will be using him again!!! Highly recommended for price and service.
Quoted very reasonable price. Very good prompt service from start to finish Very knowledgeable guy. Would highly recommend and I will be using him again.
Brilliant service. I haven't come a company like yours in a long time with your drop-off service free of charge without even asking for it. Great Job
Was really reliable. Work was done and compleated on my drive at home. And I am pleased with the service.
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 Sutton Coldfield for Brake Pads and Discs on WhoCanFixMyCar.com for some of our top car makes.
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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.