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We provide one of best services for MOT tests at our Garage in Bishop Auckland. By using highly experienced staff and equipment you can be assured your car is in good hands to be inspected.
Contact us on Oakley Service Station for more information on availability.
Vehicles in Britain are subject to an annual MOT test.
For vehicles that come within the MOT scheme, testing is mandatory every year after the vehicle is three years old.
For more information regarding the MOT test scheme visit the Direct.gov.uk website.
A small investment in routine servicing, plus a good inspection programme, results in good return on that investment because of:
– Reduced cost of repairs over the car’s coming years
– Peace of mind reducing the risk of breakdowns.
– Will reduce your costs for repairs in the future
– Less chance of accidents
– The possibility of greater fuel economy and keeps the vehicle to its maximum working order
Oakley Service Station have fully qualified and experienced staff that can supply and fit brakes for all makes and models at competitive prices. It is essential for your car to have the brakes in their full working order this can range from disk brakes, disk pads, brake calipers and also brake pipes. Are your brakes in working order?
When your brakes have a problem, common signs include below:
– Brake juddering when applied
– A grinding noise when brakes applied
– A high, hard brake pedal
– Rear wheels locking upon braking
– A squealing or grinding noise when braking
– If the vehicle pulls to one side when braking
– A loss of efficiency during heavy braking or on a long descent
– A general grinding noise when driving
If your car is exhibiting any of these signs, don’t hesitate to Oakley Service Station Service Team as soon as possible to prevent further damage and cost to your pocket.
At Oakley Service Station we can cure most types of diagnostics on your car. All cars are now fitted with computers and a myriad of technology to run and monitor the internal workings of the vehicle. One of the most important functions these computers provide is ensuring your car is operating within the manufacturers parameters; the engine, safety systems(ABS, Anti-Slip etc. etc.) are all operating correctly and safely. Most people usually only become aware of the functions of these computers when one of the fault warning indicators illuminates on the dashboard.
Looking to buy tyres for your car? Oakley Service Station can get you driving safe and legal on the road. Look for cuts, cracks and bulges, or any other evidence of damage, from violent impact or kerbing, or excessive wear inner/outer of the tyre or middle of tread. Damaged tyres may be illegal and can be dangerous. For peace of mind, call into Oakley Service Station for some friendly expert advice and ask for your free tyre check.
You may not be aware that over 10% of air con gas permeates from the air con system every year. This means that it may not work as well as it should. This service is not part of routine vehicle servicing so if your vehicle is more than 2 years old it’s probably due for a recharge.
Your car’s suspension is a vital safety issue for your vehicle. Worn shock absorbers not only reduce driver comfort, but they can also dramatically affect the handling and safety of your car. Worn suspension components may also cause an irritating knocking noise.
We carry out free battery checks and our replacement batteries carry up to a 4 year warranty.
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