UK Car

UK car repair questions? Ask a mechanic for answers ASAP

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related UK Car Questions
I have apeugeot expert 1.9.mechanic changed the discs and
I have apeugeot expert 1.9. mechanic changed the discs and brake pads and told me I'd need a brake vacuum pump as the brake pedal was hard and then worked ok. Worked fine until he changed the discs an… read more
Ross
Ross
Automotive Technician/Conaultant
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
723 satisfied customers
Peugeot parther: Partner peugeot combi HDI 2004 brake pedal
Partner peugeot combi HDI 2004 brake pedal goes hard to push.It feels as if the vac has stopped working.It only happens ocassionally and first thing in the morning as if the vac has leaked away.Peter… read more
Ross
Ross
Automotive Technician/Conaultant
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
723 satisfied customers
brakes locking on solid i have fitted a new vac pump thinking..pipe
i have a problem with the brakes locking on solid i have fitted a new vac pump thinking that would cure it but still the same, when i take the pipe out from the servo it releases the brakes have you a… read more
Mike
Mike
Proprieter / Diagnostic Technician
High School or GED
19,717 satisfied customers
I take my foot off the brake pedal..Servo..busted..brake booster
There is a hissing noise when I take my foot off the brake pedal. Sometimes it lasts for ages and sometimes it's only for a short while. I have been told its the Servo then I have been told it's a bus… read more
Matt
Matt
Mechanical Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
4,709 satisfied customers
1980 vw: camper..Engine stall and brake pedal going to floor
1980 vw aircooled camper. Please can you advise. Engine stall and brake pedal going to floor when coming to a stop, no brakes. Servo vacuum pipe and fittings o'kay, non return valve not fitted on pipe… read more
Mike
Mike
Proprieter / Diagnostic Technician
High School or GED
19,717 satisfied customers
VW golf: im driving..driving my..fitted..pistons back an pumped
When im driving my VW golf the brekes are very sharpe and are not letting off fully they are still clamping the wheel whilst driving i have fitted a new vacume pump an pushed the pistons back an pumpe… read more
Mike
Mike
Proprieter / Diagnostic Technician
High School or GED
19,717 satisfied customers
E class: Mercedes..turbo..the servo assisted brakes failed
I have a Mercedes Estate E class 3000 turbo deisil ROBD731 1998 registered with 160,000 miles. This morning suddenly the servo assisted brakes failed - fortunately I was able to stop safely and get ho… read more
Stan
Stan
Technical support engineer
Bachelor's Degree
3,418 satisfied customers
1990 Jaguar xj6: driven..brakes work fine until the next morning
I have a problem with my 1990 Jaguar XJ6 3.2. When I start off first thing in the morning there appears to be no servo assistance for braking, but once I have driven a couple of miles the fault dissap… read more
Mike
Mike
Proprieter / Diagnostic Technician
High School or GED
19,717 satisfied customers
94 trooper: it failed mot on metal brake pipes..start engine..brakes
hi i have a 94 trooper it failed mot on metal brake pipes since they were changed we can not get a good pedal, we bleed them up but when we start engine pedal sinks to floor slowly. we have put 2ltrs … read more
Bill_Crosby
Bill_Crosby
City & Guilds
2,608 satisfied customers
Mot i have bled the brakes ,still doing it ,all pads changed..master
vauxhall vectra 53 plate brake creep failed mot i have bled the brakes ,still doing it ,all pads changed ,please help do you think its the master?… read more
Bill_Crosby
Bill_Crosby
City & Guilds
2,608 satisfied customers
Escaping: Rover..the gasket between the master cylinder..seal
Hi I have a problem with my Rover 420 TD 2.0L 1994. The problem I think is the gasket between the master cylinder and the servo unit. When the engine is running then I turn it off I can hear either ai… read more
Bill_Crosby
Bill_Crosby
City & Guilds
2,608 satisfied customers
new brakes pads shoes callillipers master brake cylinder..wheels
I have a 106 inderpendance front brakes r looking on and getting seriously hot, had new brakes pads shoes callillipers master brake cylinder and also servo, after about 10 miles brake peddle goes soli… read more
Mike
Mike
Proprieter / Diagnostic Technician
High School or GED
19,717 satisfied customers
INTO THE CALIPER WITH THE PROPER TOOL FITTED THE..BRAKE PEDAL
I HAVE JUST CHANGED THE FRONT BRAKE PADS ON MY FIAT SCUDO 2.0 JTD 04 WOUND THE PISTONS BACK INTO THE CALIPER WITH THE PROPER TOOL FITTED THE PAD NO PROBLEM BUT NOW WHEN I DRIVE AND PRESS THE BRAKE GEN… read more
Mike
Mike
Proprieter / Diagnostic Technician
High School or GED
19,717 satisfied customers
I have got binding front brakes on a skoda felicia 1.9sdi.
I have got binding front brakes on a skoda felicia 1.9sdi. parts fitted so far, discs and pads,flexi hoses, calipers, and master cylinder . As brakes get hotter the free play on pedal gets less and ev… read more
Mike
Mike
Proprieter / Diagnostic Technician
High School or GED
19,717 satisfied customers
Isuzu: work fine..peddle..changed servo,alternator
ive a isuzu bighorn 3.1td,brakes work fine first time but then lose pressure to stop motor ,have to stand hard onthe peddle to stop. changed servo,alternator and still not working.… read more
Mike
Mike
Proprieter / Diagnostic Technician
High School or GED
19,717 satisfied customers
I Have a Ford Galaxy Ghia 1.9 TDi Auto 03 plate. I have been
I Have a Ford Galaxy Ghia 1.9 TDi Auto 03 plate. I have been experiancing lack of power problems since April this year. The vehicle will start okay then run normally for 20-50 miles then for no appare… read more
Andy7731
Andy7731
Director/Workshop Manager
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
8 satisfied customers
transit..brakes stick..master cylinder and this seamed to work..cool
i have a 53 plate transit and once a day all the brakes stick on i have replaced the brake calipers witch made no differance i then re placed the master cylinder and this seamed to work but now one we… read more
Mike
Mike
Proprieter / Diagnostic Technician
High School or GED
19,717 satisfied customers
A serena 2.3 deisel 2000 model..slowing down..vacuum..disconnected
Hi, I have a serena 2.3 deisel 2000 model. When the car is slowing down and the engine revs get to tickover the brake warning light comes on and the brake pedel bocomes VERY hard to push (servo not wo… read more
Mike
Mike
Proprieter / Diagnostic Technician
High School or GED
19,717 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

He answered my question promptly and gave me accurate, detailed information. If all of your experts are half as good, you have a great thing going here.

DianeDallas, TX

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Marty

Marty

European Car Expert

432 satisfied customers

ASE & Bosch Certified Master Tech. Over 30 years experience.

Greg

Greg

Shop Owner

1,367 satisfied customers

17 years Shop Owner /Technician. 27 years experience,

Richard

Richard

UK Car Mechanic

627 satisfied customers

12 years as a technician at a Ford and Jaguar dealer Ford and Jaguar factory certified

Matt

Matt

Mechanical Engineer

4,709 satisfied customers

BEng hons Mech engineering, in auto industry 22 years

Trevor

Trevor

UK Car Mechanic

853 satisfied customers

NVQ 3, Modern Apprenticeship, MOT Tester, 15+ years experience diagnostic technician

Rob

Rob

UK Car Mechanic

823 satisfied customers

city and guilds level 1 2and 3. mot tester , 28 years experience set up training college in afghanistan

martin jones

martin jones

UK Car Mechanic

646 satisfied customers

25 years as a mechanic and mot tester, owned own business for 10 years city and guilds trained

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x