FAQs

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How often do I need a vehicle check?
What happens if you find a safety concern?
How long will a vehicle safety inspection take?
When should I consider a vehicle safety inspection?
Do I need to buy new tyres in order to have my wheels aligned?
How often should I have my wheels aligned?
What are the signs of poor wheel alignment?
Do I really need to have my wheels aligned?
How long does it take to fit new windscreen wipers?
Can I drive my car with a cracked windscreen?
Will a car fail its MOT if it has a scratched windscreen?
How often should I change my windscreen wipers?
What do I need to bring to my MOT?
Will you quote for work that my vehicle needs in order to pass it's MOT?
What happens if my car fails its MOT?
How old does my car have to be to need an MOT?
How long will it take to do an MOT?
How long does a vehicle check take?
Will a vehicle check ensure my car will pass it's MOT?
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you don't intend on retaining your vehicle in the long run
your local climate isn't currently at peak temperature
the typical journeys in your car are short in duration
the tendency is to wind down the windows when your car's hot
you are super-confident that you never tire at the wheel
Can you perform a seasonal vehicle check on my van?
How often should I have a seasonal vehicle check performed?
Do I legally have to have a seasonal vehicle check?
Is a vehicle check the same as a service?
How do I know that my car needs a service?
Will you quote for work that needs to be done on my vehicle?
How long does a service normally take?
How often do I need to get my car serviced?
What will happen if I drive on unroadworthy tyres?
How do I know the correct air pressure for my tyre?
Do I need to change my tyres in pairs?
How do I check wear on my tyre?
How long should my tyres last?
Why does my exhaust smell like egg?
How do I know what catalytic converter is best for my car?
How long do brake pads last?
Will you match my car paint colour perfectly?
Can I claim for bodywork repairs on my insurance?
How long will it take to repair a bodywork scratch or dent?
Do you offer a mobile service?
What type of bodywork damage can you repair?
How long can a car battery sit there unused and still work?
How do I choose a new car battery for my vehicle?
How can I dispose of my old car battery?

How do I know if I need to replace my car battery?
How long should my car battery last?

How long will newly recharged air conditioning last?
How do I know if my air conditioning needs recharging?
Should I use my air conditioning all year round?
How long does it take to recharge my air conditioning?
How do I know when my brake pads need replacing?
Why do brakes wear differently?
Why has my car not passed the emissions test?
How do I know if my exhaust or catalytic converter needs to be replaced?
Can I drive with the DPF light on?
How do I know if I need to clean/replace my DPF?
How do you clean a DPF?
How long does it take to clean a diesel particulate filter?
Will a clutch replacement be covered by my car warranty?
How long will you have my car for a clutch replacement?
How long does a clutch last on a car on average?
What are the signs that your clutch is going bad?
Can you drive a car with a burnt clutch?
Can I replace my car bulbs myself?
Should I replace my car bulbs in pairs?
How do I know if my car bulbs need replacing?
What bulb do I need for my car?
How often should I have my brakes inspected?
How long will it take to replace my brake pads?