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Great Service As Usual!
"Needed some work done on a serious electrical fault in my car, Woodside sent me straight to Autolec to have it sorted. Always great service at Woodside we always get the cars sorted there!"
"Transferred to Tidworth branch excellent service"
Speedy and Helpful!
"Garage was very helpful, being flexible when I dropped my car off and picked it up. Phoned me early in the day having already completed service and MOT so complete work promptly."
Usual great service.
"Usual great friendly service"
"Only an mot but very friendly and professional, will return for service when due."
"Really chuffed with price. Even picked up our car and dropped off. We’ll be using again!"
"Excellent service and kept me informed, work was completed when I was told it would be done, booked in for service now, impressed"
Simple and easy
"The team did a good job - phoned me to let me know what hadn't passed on my MOT with prices for both mandatory and advised works. Then called me when the job was done. One minor thing, had advisory on the rear tyres, which I had changed, but MOT certificate showed this still needed doing, not a major thing, but would have been good if all works had been done first so my MOT showed a clean bill of health."
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.
A French dealer renowned for the sporty qualities of its small cars, Peugeot is as popular now as it was nearly a hundred years ago. A part of PSA Peugeot Citroen, the family business that preceded the current company was founded back in 1810, although in those days they manufactured bicycles and coffee mills!
While still known for its small, sporty and economical models, Peugeot now make a wide variety of differently shaped and sized cars. You’ll also notice that Peugeot have defiantly skipped the long-standing trend of naming their cars, instead choosing to use numbers and letters (3008, 5008, and RCZ, for example).
Today the range includes three sporty vehicles - the 208 and 308 GTi, which are hatchbacks, and the RCZ coupe, among others. The range spans ultra compact cars to spacious SUVs, and family friendly vehicles to more flashier options, like the aforementioned RCZ.
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