How Much Does Replacing a Brake Pipe Cost?

The cost of a brake pipe can vary depending on several factors, including how many brake pipes need to be replaced and whether other work is required to replace the pipe safely. According to our research, a brake pipe replacement in the UK can cost anywhere from £70 to over £1000 depending on the make and model of your car and more. 

Can I Replace a Brake Pipe Myself?

Since the quality and integrity of the brake pipes have a direct impact on the safety of the car, it is not recommended that you carry out a brake pipe repair or replacement on your own unless you have the recommended training. This job should only be carried out by a qualified mechanic.  

Are There Any Other Factors That Could Impact the Brake Pipe Replacement?

The cost of replacing a brake pipe could be impacted by several factors. The cost is often determined by the make and model of your car, where you go to have the work carried out, and your location. Along with this, you should also be prepared for any other issues that might arise during the job that could increase the price. For example, this could be other serious issues detected with the brake system or brake pipes or damage due to corrosion of other parts that occurs during the brake pipe replacement. 

How Much Do Brake Pipe Replacement Parts Cost?

The cost of a brake pipe will vary depending on the make and model of your car. The average cost of a brake pipe from Eurocarparts is £15-£30. 

How Much Does Labour Cost for a Replacement Brake Pipe?

Ultimately, the cost of labour for a brake pipe replacement on your car will depend on several factors including the make and model of your car, the mechanic that is carrying out the work, your location, and the local demand. How much you pay will also depend on whether you need to have a small section of brake pipe replaced or all the brake pipes replaced. On average, you will usually pay between £100 and £200 for the replacement of a small section of brake pipe, while having all the brake pipes replaced could cost £400 to more than £1000 depending on the other factors. 

How Long Does it Take to Repair a Brake Pipe?

How long you can expect to wait for your brake pipe to be replaced will depend on the make and model of your car, how long it takes for your mechanic to get the necessary parts, and how many brake pipes you need replacing. A replacement of a small section of the brake pipe can be quite a quick job depending on your mechanic and you will usually have your car back within a couple of ho