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"A little pricey compared to some BUT...my dad always recommends, been here for last 2 MOTs, can't fault anything, lovely staff and do a fantastic job. Highly recommend."
"Wasn't called when the car was ready"
Great local facility
"Very easy to book, good value."
Helpful and friendly
"Only a basic service required, but I apprecuiated the courtesy lift and the free car wash!"
Fast and effecient
"We have used Lloyds for a number of years now, mainly for our work vehicles. They always do work needed, especially in emergencies, quickly, cos we need to be back on the road asap. Friendly , helpful staff in this family run business, would highly recommend them to everyone Diane at Dial a Dog Wash"
"Happy with service"
"Fast, car was available in 2 hours."
"The reception I received was good and everything was explained. The courtesy car was waiting and handed over without a problem. Great service. I was told to expect the car would be valeted but it wasn’t. Shame, but doesn’t detract from the service."
Now my regular garage 5*
"Easy to book online, the booking was confirmed, car collected as promised. Work carried out, extra work was confirmed at a reasonable rate and car returned. Nice friendly guys that you can trust."
"Very happy customer"
"Been coming here for years and always happy with the work they do."
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.
Skoda has a long and storied history producing cars that are sold around the world! One of the five oldest companies producing cars today, with an unbroken history right alongside Daimler, Opel, Peugeot, and Tatra, the Skoda Works were initially established as an arms manufacturing plant in 1859. Since 1990 they’ve been part of the Volkswagen group, and this Czech brand is now known for producing a fine range of excellent value, high quality cars.
The current range comprises everything from the compact Fabia to the incredibly spacious Superb Estate with a mix of off-road and high-performance cars thrown in for good measure. The practical Yeti is an agile SUV with off-road capability, while the Octavia VRS offers sharp sports car speed.
On top of all that, customer satisfaction has consistently helped Skoda rank highly against more established competitors.
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