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Simply enter your registration number and postcode, choose a Sandown garage and make your booking. You won’t pay a penny until the work is complete.
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"Friendly and reliable service. Always feel comfortable taking my car to Unity."
Great friendly service
"Very happy with the service I recived"
"This was my 1st time using Unity MOT Centre. Very helpful. No complaints."
"The only garage I will ever use! Very reliable and trustworthy"
Good family run firm
"Brakes are as sharp as day it was sold to me.better workmanship than dealer and better value"
Great mot and staff
"Absolutely fantastic, staff great I was fully informed and the booking process was great thank you"
"Very happy with service of car and customer care."
"Can't praise Unity enough, great staff and reasonably priced. Will use again :-)"
"This company failed to arrive to collect car for the service, no call or apologies at all also failed to arrive for the second time despite 100% promise . Avoid this company at all costs"
"Booked in for service and was offered cave collection from my house at no extra charge. This was very convenient for me and stress free! Was kept up to date throughout the day. Would definitely use again and recommend."
"Good prompt job."
Helpful, great service
"Very helpful staff, offered me a lift into town while I waited and offered to pick me up if needed too. No unnecessary work done, and they even gave the car a free valet for me."
You need a garage in Sandown for your service but you don’t know where to start looking. With BookMyGarage, you’ll find 2 garages in Sandown, rated by other car owners and with fixed prices for work. Choose the date, time and price that are best for you then click to make your booking online.
What do you think about when choosing a garage for your service?
It’s often the case that we stick with what we know when it comes to car servicing. Proximity to home, familiarity with the staff and simple force of habit all play a major part when we choose a garage. But what if you could instantly compare Sandown garages’ prices, speed and quality of service, and customer feedback - and book online at the same time? BookMyGarage does all this for you in a matter of moments, free of charge, leaving you to get on with the rest of your day.
When should you get your car serviced?
Not everyone is organised enough to know when an MOT is due, but what about a service? The make, age, mileage and average usage of your car all play a part in this question, but in general your car should undergo a Full Service every 12 months (or 12,000 miles) and a Major Service every two years (or 24,000 miles). Some helpful garages apply a sticker to the driver’s door noting the date when the next service is due, but the best thing is to check the owner’s manual which should detail the service history of the vehicle. When you buy a new car or sell your existing one, it’s important to have that service history filled out so that a potential buyer or dealer can see at a glance that the car’s been properly looked after. High mileage drivers who regularly travel outside Sandown should consider an Interim Service every 6 months (or 6,000 miles).
What are common car problems to look out for?
A common car problem which is worth taking action on fast is a faulty alternator. The alternator is a simple but key part in your car - as well as powering your headlights it gives your battery the power it needs to start the car, so it’s pretty important. There are a few signs to look out for if your alternator is starting to fail, from dimmed headlights when you’re driving around Sandown at night or a light appearing on the dashboard, to a growling sound or unusual smell coming from the engine. If you spot any of these, find a Sandown garage on BookMyGarage and get your car checked out. Prices for a replacement alternator can vary a lot depending on the make and model of your car, but are generally around £200-£300.
What do you need from your garage?
We all have different needs, and choosing a garage is no different. For some of us, it’s the quality of the overall service which matters most; not just the work that’s done under the bonnet, but the human interaction that comes with it. BookMyGarage allows you to compare Sandown garages on everything from their waiting room refreshments or whether having your toddler in tow is going to be a problem, to how clearly the staff can explain the work your car requires.
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