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Great value service
"MOT booked in for 8.30. Got a call around lunchtime to pick it up. Good value."
"Car was serviced and when it needed new wheel bearings I was informed and the work completed during the same day (the car is 14 years old so extra work was expected). Car came back cleaned inside and out."
Professional and Friendly
"Work completed quickly and efficiently."
"Easy to book online. Honest assessment of issue (no work recommended at present). Friendly staff."
"I really like this garage, I feel confident in their work and advice and everyone is really pleasant and helpful, so I'm happy to leave my car there and happy to collect it again afterwards."
"Easy to deal with"
"Overall really happy with the service and MOT. Slight bump with the MOT not being able to be done on the day with the initial call being blamed on a family emergency in the garage, however when collecting it turned out it simply hadn’t been booked in. Aside from that, good loan car, was kept informed throughout and excellent value!"
"Very happy. Quick and helpful service."
"Car collected, all planned work reviewed and confirmed. Work done. Paid. Car returned. What could be simpler?"
"really easy to deal with, excellent communication and helpful staff"
Coolant is a specially-formulated chemical liquid, commonly known as antifreeze, that circulates through a car’s engine. It removes excess heat from a car’s engine by passing it through the car’s radiator. Furthermore, the solution contains inhibitors that protect the metal, plastic and rubber in the cooling system from corrosion. And, as the name antifreeze suggests, it also doesn’t freeze up in bitterly cold conditions, so it plays an important role in a car all year long.
Coolant levels should be checked frequently, at least every 3-6 months. Low coolant can cause overheating, which would have serious implications for other components on the car. Even though coolant can leak and evaporate over time, in many cars it often looks as though the coolant never needs changing because its level seems to stay the same. However, draining and flushing the coolant system, including the radiator, at least once a year is important. Flushing pushes out all the old coolant, debris from corrosion and scale. If left in the engine, it may become clogged up, potentially causing extensive damage.
Before a mechanic drains the cooling system, he might add coolant cleaner to the coolant and then start the engine, depending on what the manufacturer specifies. After the car has run for a while, he would turn it off and drain it. He would then add water to flush it and drain it again, twice, before finally putting in the fresh coolant.
A heritage German brand that has been a favourite for decades, it’s hard to throw a stone without hitting someone who owns or has owned a Golf at some point in their life! It’s essentially a rite of passage for anyone searching for a safe, reliable, and family-friendly car.
Interestingly, Volkswagen has three cars in the top 10 list of best-selling cars of all time - the Volkswagen Golf, the Beetle, and the Passat. Not bad, right?
Known for their reliability and value for money, VWs have long served as a reasonably priced little sibling to the more luxurious Audi, receiving excellent reviews across the board when it comes to the motoring press. You’d be hard pressed to find a range of cars as practical, safety-conscious, attractive and just generally good to drive as a Volkswagen.
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