On average, every car owner replaces their brakes at least 3 times. If your car brakes need to be replaced, fear not! A brake repair can be carried out by the majority of garages who are signed up with MyCarNeedsA.com. It’s a no brainer that brake repairs are crucial for the safety of the driver and passengers. Besides the obvious point of safety, having your brakes repaired also improves the efficiency of the vehicle from a fuel perspective too.

There are many different parts to car brakes such as brake fluid, brake pads, brake discs, shoes and drums. This can make brake repairs a little bit more complex for the average person to identify where the heart of the problem is.


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When can you tell that your car needs a brake repair?


There are a few things that will indicate that your car needs a brake repair, the obvious indication is the brake warning light. A warning light will appear on the dashboard of your car when the brakes need to be repaired. When the light appears to try getting a quote for a brake repair on MyCarNeedsA.com.

Listen out for any strange or unusual noises coming from your car, brakes tend to make a screeching noise or a grinding sound and sometimes even a metallic sound when the brakes are applied. These sounds are an indication that a brake repair is needed. Listening out for any unusual sounds from your brakes can prevent long term damage to the brake discs, so catching this early is ideal.

Another way of spotting that a brake repair is needed is when the brakes feel soft. This will be noticeable when the driver can feel the brake pedal reaching further to the floor than usual. Issues with the brakes can be detected by breaking distance. If the stopping distance is much greater, the brakes will need to be repaired. This is commonly ignored however it is the most obvious sign that the brakes are worn.

MyCarNeedsA.com Tip: If the braking distance is much greater than usual, spotting the signs early is better as your car will likely just needs the brake pads replaced. If this isn’t resolved early then the brake discs may also need to be replaced.


How to find a reputable brake repair garage?


MyCarNeedsA.com has a robust recruitment system in place where any garage that is signed up to the website is checked out thoroughly. MyCarNeedsA.com has top quality brake repair specialists on board ready and waiting to quote on your brake repair job. Instead of calling around multiple garages, why not cut out the hassle and type in your registration on MyCarNeedsA.com and let the service providers send quotes directly to you. MyCarNeedsA.com garages carry all the big brands such as Brembo, Bendex, Raybestos, Hawk and much more.

After making a booking through MyCarNeedsA.com you can then rate your chosen garage for how well you think the brake repair is carried out. This can help other users of our site easily find brake repair garages if they need a similar job doing.

So if you’ve got dragging brakes, or they’re fading fast, don’t drag your feet! Register with MyCarNeedsA.com today, fill in our job request form and wait for the quotes to come in. It’s that simple!

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You can then rate your chosen garage for how well you think it’s carried out its job to repair your brakes, and help other users of our site easily find them if they need a similar job doing. So if you’ve got dragging brakes, or they’re fading fast, don’t drag your feet - register with MyCarNeedsA.com today, fill in our job request form, and wait for the quotes to come in. It’s that simple!

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