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"Great team who do a first class job from the moment you walk in until the moment you leave. 100% satisfied."
"Very pleased with the service I received. Very quick and had excellent customer service."
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"Slight wait while booking in as this was dealt with by a single member of staff while numerous others stood around chatting, though I was offered coffee. Everything was clearly explained by Dean the service representative who was excellent, didn't quibble about the agreed price and recommended a slight amendment to the service as the air filter didn't need changing and a change of pollen filter would be more beneficial. Dean also picked up on a required emissions fix that needed to be done even though the second hand dealership I had purchased the car from had provided a certificate. Very impressed with his attitude and thoroughness."
"The staff were very helpful and I will be using this garage again."
"Good Communication and work was carried out promptly in the same day. My vehicle was returned to me in spotless condition having been cleaned at no extra cost - very impressed!"
"Lovely friendly garage, only needed an MOT which passed so need for work . Would definitely use them again"
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"Booking online was so easy turned up to appointment staff were very helpful and phoned me when job completed great experience"
"Good communication with garage staff"
"Always had SEAT cars from white dove. This is the first time I have needed an MOT. Service was great, staff always helpful. MOT report was very detailed which gives me as a customer very high assurance over the work."
"Very happy with the work & customer service"
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The brakes on your car utilise fluid pressure.
When the brake pedal is depressed, it activates a plunger in the master cylinder,
which pressurises the brake fluid in the pipes and hoses causing the brake components to move.
Brake repairs are one of the most common reasons to visit a garage; all cars need their brake discs and pads replaced at regular intervals. Some of the warning signs for brake failure are squealing or grinding noises when depressing the brakes, or the brake feeling 'spongy' when the pedals is pressed. And of course if you need to brake increasingly hard to effectively slow or stop your car, then you could well be looking at brake replacement.
There are two main types of brake systems: disc brakes and drum brakes.
Disc brake systems are comprised of two pads per wheel, which clamp down on the brake disc when the brake pedal is depressed. When the fluid becomes pressurised, it sends a plunger in the calliper forward, forcing the brake pads on either side of the brake disc to squeeze it, which results in the slowing and stopping of the car.
Drum brakes operate in the same way as disc brakes, but with a different design. They both use friction to slow and stop the car, but drum brakes use shoes, instead of pads. The shoes are inside the steel brake drum itself, which spins with the wheel. When brake pressure is applied, a component called the wheel cylinder expands, forcing the brake shoes apart and towards the inside edge of the drum. Drum brakes are usually found on older vehicles, or just on the rear brake system.
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