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"They are not accepting any online booking."
Very good service
"The garage gave me a very quick appointment and completed the work within the time they said. They also adhered to their (very reasonable) quote"
"Fast ..vary fast"
"Always brilliant service"
"Friendly staff, helpful when explaining needed repairs and never any pressure to buy things."
99% great service
"very happy with collection/delivery of car, MOT, service and repair/good communication final valet - just OK"
"Fantastic, wouldn’t take my car anywhere else!"
"Excellent service,a good honest garage where most others fail and disappoint. Thanks dev and co "
"kept me updated and great service all round"
Great value, easy to book
"Booked online which was hassle free, also received a call later the same day just to confirm a few details and check my contact number etc. All of the employees I spoke to were friendly, professional and polite and at £15 for an MOT you really can’t go wrong! I was given sound advice with regards to my tyres and was very impressed by the fact that they do not try to bombard you with other services/ products - which I was wrongly expecting due to the low price. Will definitely use again and reccomend to others."
"Excellent customer service & workmanship"
The brakes on your car utilise fluid pressure.
When the brake pedal is depressed, it activates a plunger in the master cylinder,
which pressurises the brake fluid in the pipes and hoses causing the brake components to move.
Brake repairs are one of the most common reasons to visit a garage; all cars need their brake discs and pads replaced at regular intervals. Some of the warning signs for brake failure are squealing or grinding noises when depressing the brakes, or the brake feeling 'spongy' when the pedals is pressed. And of course if you need to brake increasingly hard to effectively slow or stop your car, then you could well be looking at brake replacement.
There are two main types of brake systems: disc brakes and drum brakes.
Disc brake systems are comprised of two pads per wheel, which clamp down on the brake disc when the brake pedal is depressed. When the fluid becomes pressurised, it sends a plunger in the calliper forward, forcing the brake pads on either side of the brake disc to squeeze it, which results in the slowing and stopping of the car.
Drum brakes operate in the same way as disc brakes, but with a different design. They both use friction to slow and stop the car, but drum brakes use shoes, instead of pads. The shoes are inside the steel brake drum itself, which spins with the wheel. When brake pressure is applied, a component called the wheel cylinder expands, forcing the brake shoes apart and towards the inside edge of the drum. Drum brakes are usually found on older vehicles, or just on the rear brake system.
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Birmingham, the region’s major city, is the second most populous in the country, so drivers will have a range of providers to choose from, making BookMyGarage’s service even more useful. From Shakespeare’s birthplace at Stratford upon Avon, to the heart of the Black Country, we’ve got garages in the West Midlands covered.
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