How much does it cost to replace brake discs and pads?

The average cost to replace your front brake discs and pads is £224.00. Costs can range from £140 to £400.

The average cost to replace your back brake discs and pads is £249.00. Again, those costs can range from £140 to £400.

It is fair to say that your brakes are your car’s most important safety feature.

Modern drum and disc-based systems are more and more complex, hence more and more efficient and reliable.

Disc-based system comprise a brake disc, calliper and pads or shoes – these have a lining to enhance friction. On braking, brake fluid enters the caliper, squeezing the pads against the disc to stop the car. This is basically how many braking systems works.

How much brake repairs cost at dealerships compared to using Fixter garages?

The cost of brake discs and pads replacement depends on your car brand, model and engine.

Also, depending on your location, the price of a brake discs and pads replacement on your vehicle can vary.

Vehicle Service Dealer price Fixter Saving
BMW 1 Series Hatchback 2ltr Diesel Front brake discs and pads replacement £298 £252 18%
Citroen C1 Airscape 1.2ltr Petrol Front brake discs and pads replacement £267 £228 17%
Mini Hatchback 1.6ltr Petrol Front brake discs and pads replacement £174 £151 15%
Nissan Juke 1.5ltr Petrol Front brake discs and pads replacement £440 £379 16%
Peugeot 208 1.6ltr Diesel Front brake discs and pads replacement £196 £169 16%
Audi A3 2ltr Diesel Rear brake discs and pads replacement £265 £232 14%
BMW 3 Series 1.6ltr Petrol Rear brake discs and pads replacement £439 £382 15%
Citroen C4 1.6ltr Diesel Rear brake discs and pads replacement £349 £293 19%
Honda Jazz 1.4ltr Petrol Rear brake discs and pads replacement £182 £154 18%
Hyundai I10 1.2 Petrol Rear brake discs and pads replacement £192 £160 20%

What factors can affect your brake disc and pad replacement?

There isn’t much that is likely to affect your brake replacement apart from choosing different branded parts, or if there has been subsequent damage caused to associated components due to failed or faulty performance.

What are the costs of the replacement brake disc and pads parts?

The average price for front pads come