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Very friendly, does the job for the price quoted
Timing belt & water pump replaced same day, excellent job.
Quick turn around great price fab customer service
Very friendly and repaired the puncture very quickly.
Fitted mid section silencer an twin back box on my polo sdi. Very quick whilst i waited. Great job. Great price. 2nd time used thos garage an would recomend to anybody.
Excellent again thank you will use again
They said they could fix the handbreak which was sticking and they did , I am very pleased with the service they provide,would recommend them to anyone,and I will definitely return for further services.thank you .jimhaigh
Very impressed with the service, the quality of work and the advice
Really great garage and fantastic prices to match. Couldn't believe the price and the great people who give it there best.
Fab guys. Highly recommend. Definitely go back.
Excelent service very friendly Was advised of extra work required and why also shown the failed parts removed. Very happy and will defo use again Thankyou
I will be taking my car back to Parkside Garage when I need any type of work completing, they were polite, efficient and the aftercare assurance made me feel at ease. Will also be recommending to people I know.
Fast and friendly service. Kept exactly to the quiite given. Car had new clutch and flywheel fitted in a day.
Efficiently diagnosed and made repair.
AMAZING these guys are magicians,I've had several guys give theorys and James just solved it like that my car is now running sooo happy found myself a trusted garage for life.yeeey x x
Brilliant service, extremely helpful and explained everything. Would definitely recommend
Great service provided. Picked my car up from work the next day and delivered back with in an hour. Brilliant price. Highly recommended
I thought that I had a problem with a noisy timing chain on my Corsa diesel van. James said that I should not drive the van to the garage in case it were to break and cause serious damage to the engine. He arranged for a recovery truck to collect it. This cost me £50 which I thought was very reasonable and the service was quick and the driver rang me to say that the van had been delivered to the garage. James called me shortly afterwards and said that it was in fact the water pump that had a noisy bearing and that he would recommend replacing that along with the auxiliary belt and that the timing chain was OK. He said that this would be about half the price of a replacement timing chain. He fixed it that day and I picked it up the following morning. He kept me informed and I was very pleased with the service and the price. It cost me £223 including the £50 for the recovery. Thank you very much.
First class service and first class workmanship from James, from initial phone call to completing the work on my car. His knowledge and expertise was second to none, readily explained everything and gave his honest opinion and the options available for the repair.. fair price as well for all the work he completing and in a day
Had my air con regassed done very efficiently working perfect top job would recommend
Quick professional job good advice given will be using again
That was the second time when I left my car at this garage and I will do it again. Everything went well..., on time. Quick service and decent price. Recommend!
Very good, price was as quoted
Very quick service would use again . thanks
quoted and replaced corroded brake lines and sorted two or three minor defects to pass mot all within a day. Checked with me before carrying out work required or if I wanted to get quotes from elsewhere. Pleasant helpful staff. Will use them again.
MOT and service, plus exhaust warning light investigation. Would use again and recommend. Appeared honest and very well priced. Thank you.
Courteous, kept on informing me regarding the progress. Unfortunately it took longer due to hicups with parts supply. Not much experience to comment on workmanship. For me personally distance is an issue if that can be addressed will definately use them again.
Very courteous, efficient service. Pick up/drop off car within a 5 mile radius.
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.
Very friendly,good quality garage and fair price.Well recommended.
Rang back but had already accepted another quate very nice and friendly
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 Wakefield 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 23/06/2018 and 21/09/2018.
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.