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"Very professional staff it all felt very friendly and treated with respect"
"I organised with the garage to leave a key and the car before work and for them to let me know if any thing needed doing and I would pick it up after work. They rang me half an hour before I finished work to let me know that it had passed and I could pick it up. So all in all very good service. Will definitely use them in the future."
"I've used Fair Deal for a number of years and they've always delivered a great service at a great price"
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"Friendly staff, no hassle changing the booking to the following weekend after my plans changed last minute."
"Happy with service, staff were helpful. Great prices. I was able to book my car on the day I wanted. Would definitely return to them."
"I always had bad experience with garage in the past trying to rip me of but they picked up my car around 10 bring it back around 2pm full services done, I told them that I probably had to change the 2 front tyre but the garagiste called me and said I only had to change one, really honest would defenetly recommend them to all my friend and from now one only use this garage"
"Very happy, workmanship excellent, communication and information excellent, price excellent, over £300 cheaper than the BMW Garage !!!"
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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