Pit Lane, Durham, DH1 5HH

Tel: 0191 3757444


Darcy’s of Durham offer a full range of services on braking systems on all vehicles.  We use quality braking products (BOSCH / Mintex / Pagid) and are pleased to offer our price promise on all like for like braking quotes from garages within a 5 mile radius.  Our braking prices may be up to 50% cheaper than main dealers.

Our brake services include;

  • Free Brake condition check (visual or electronic depending on vehicle)
  • Brake Pad replacement
  • Brake Disc replacement
  • Brake Disc de-lipping
  • Brake Shoe cleaning / replacement
  • Brake cleaning
  • Handbrake adjustments
  • Handbrake cable replacement
  • Brake Pipe replacement
  • Brake Flexi replacements
  • Brake Fluid changes

Our free brake check

  • We will visually and/or mechanically check (depending on vehicle) the condition and performance of your braking system free of charge.
  • Following the the check we will provide you with a full condition report.  We also have a policy of showing customers any problems and talking them through any issues for peace of mind.
  • We will not begin any repair / replacement work until it has been approved by the customer.
  • Customer receive a detailed print out specifying the work carried out. Old parts are also made available for customers to take away if they wish.

Contact us to book a free brake check

Common signs of brake problems include:

  • A squealing or grinding noise when braking
  • Brakes juddering when applied
  • If the vehicle pulls to one side when braking
  • A grinding noise when the brakes are off
  • A loss of efficiency during heavy braking or on a long descent
  • A high hard brake pedal
  • Rear wheels locking upon braking
  • Loss of handbrake efficiency

If you are experiencing any of the above brake symptoms please get in touch with us and we’ll arrange an appointment to check out your brakes.