New Brake Pads, Shoes
And Braking Parts

Brake Pads And Shoes

Finding the correct new brake pads for your car can be a bit of a nightmare.

You visit your local car spares accessories shop, with all the information concerning your vehicle....Registration, Log Book, Chassis Number, even the colour.

You hand all the information to the helpful shop assistant, and with a few clicks of their ever active mouse, you get told.

"Sorry, there are four choices of pads for your vehicle. Do you know what they look like?"

But that should never be a problem when you use Pound Lane Auto Discounts, the number one stockist and supplier of brake pads, discs and brake shoes in Essex.

Trupart Brake Pads
Mintex Brake Pads

Simply use our online catalogue at the bottom of this page and locate your vehicle easily.

Make a note of your part number, and if there is only one choice of pads or shoes, then just order online, or give us a call.

Job done!

But if there are more than one compare the images of each item until you are 100% sure that you have the correct part for your vehicle.

Nobody wants to spend their weekends, running around shop after shop, when you can spend the time watching the Formula One or having a nice beer.

The Full Range Of Makes And Models We Supply Brake Pads For

Number Plates Made Whilst You Wait From
The #1 Number Plate Maker In Essex

We are the premier registration plate maker in Essex today.

We will be happy to make road legal number plates in our store, and best of all this will be a number plate made whilst you wait service.

Simply bring your log book and driving licence to prove identity and within a few minutes you will be able to walk out with a brand new set of replacement number plates.

Most people Google "Number plates made near me" and then use us again and again.

For more information on the documentation required for us to make your registration plates CLICK HERE

Car Batteries Available Now Check In Store For Current Availability

Googling for cheap car batteries will of course bring a lot of choices to your device.

At Pound Lane Auto Discounts, not only do you get a great battery with a three year guarantee, we will also check your battery on the car.

We try our best not to sell you one, so you can be sure that if we do then the car battery is right for you and your families needs.

How many other companies can say that?

So no more searching for "Car shops Near Me"....just a quick drive and get things done.

Range Of Auto Parts
We Try To Supply Online And In-Store

Smart Parts, Subaru Parts, 

Ssangyong Parts, Talbot,

Suzuki Parts, Tata,

Tesla, Think, Toyota Parts

Triumph, TVR, UMM, 

Vauxhall Parts, 

Volkswagen Parts

Volvo Parts,

Westfield, YugoOpel,

Perodua, Peugeot Parts, 

Piaggio, Hyundai Parts,

Infiniti, Isuzu, Iveco,

Jaguar Parts,

Land Rover Parts

Daimler, Jeep Parts


Range Rover Parts

Lancia, LDV, Lexus

Lotus, Mazda Parts

Mercedes Parts, Morgan Parts, 

Nissan PartsPorsche


Fiat Parts Ford Parts, 

FSO, Great Wall, Honda Parts, 

MG, Microcar,

Mini Parts, Reliant, 

Renault Parts, Rolls Royce, 

Rover Parts

Alfa Romeo, Asia Motors, 

Aston MartinAudi Parts,

Bentley, BMW Parts

Bristol, Cadillac, Caterham,

Chevrolet, Chrysler PartsCitroen Parts, 

Dacia PartsDaewoo Parts

Saab Parts, Santana,

Sao, Seat PartsSkoda Parts, 

How Do Brake Pads And Shoes Work Then?

Brake pads are the parts of a car's braking system that actually take the brunt of the frictional force necessary to stop the car.

In a disc brake system, the brake pedal activates a hydraulic line which squeezes the brake calipers against the rotors of the car's tires.

Brake pads are positioned between the calipers and the rotors to absorb the energy and heat, then provide enough grip to stop the car.

A good analogy for understanding disc brakes is a ten speed bicycle.

The handgrip under the rider's hand is like the brake pedal of a car.

As the rider squeezes this grip, cables pull two hinged pieces called calipers together.

The calipers themselves do not contact the rim of the tire, but two rubber pieces do.

These rubber shoes work much like automotive brake pads.

The metallic rim of the tire is essentially a rotor.

The friction between the brake pads and rotor is the key to stopping in a disc brake system.

Eventually, however, the rubber shoes of a bicycle and the brake pads of a car will wear down and severely compromise the operator's safety.

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