Brakes

Portsmouth Brakes & Tyres - Brake Services

It’s all essential to make sure that your car’s brakes are working at all times!
If you are unsure about the condition of your brakes, our friendly, expert technicians will check your braking system to identify any issues and help you stay safe on the road as well as giving you impartial advice about any work that may need to be carried out.

Brake Pads & Discs

Your car’s brake pads and discs are integral to your ability to drive your car; without them you wouldn’t be able to stop quickly, avoiding sudden obstacles and potential dangers. Over time and use your discs and pads will need replacing and when that time comes, but it’s important to do this before they are worn so much that they cause issues.

All brake components fitted by Portsmouth Brakes and Tyres comes with appropriate guarantee.

Signs that your brakes might need replacing

It’s not always obvious that your car brake pads and discs need replacing but there are a few warning signs to look out for.
These can include:

Brake inspections at Portsmouth Brakes & Tyres

We offer a choice of brake inspections to fit your needs with flexible booking times to suit your needs.

Primary front brake visual inspection
  •  Our visual brake inspections examine core brake components for damage and rust spots which could affect vehicle performance.
Full Brake Inspection that takes approx an Hour
  •  Our full inspections look at the condition and wear on brake discs, pads and shoes, the condition of calliper’s/wheel cylinders, brake pipes including checks for leaks or corrosion, brake lights, handbrake cable and linkages, brake drums and fluids giving you a clear overview of your car’s braking capabilities.
BRAKE FLUID CHANGE

Always check your brake fluids! The condition of your brake fluid is a vital part of your car maintenance. Most manufacturers recommend that you change your brake fluid every 24 months or the recommended manufactures mileage whichever comes sooner.

What’s included in a brake fluid change?

At Portsmouth Brakes & Tyres we run a number of tests and checks during our brake fluid change service to make sure that you are getting the best value for money. These include:

Your safety should never be compromised, so it’s essential that the brakes on your vehicle are checked regularly to ensure they are in optimum condition at all times.
Book your Brake Fluid Change online for peace of mind.