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"Excellent communication with garage prior and during service. Advisory work explained prior to being carried out. Very happy with price. Well done everyone at garage."
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"First time using the garage for a Service, arrived at opening and was ready to leave within 10 minutes with a courtesy car (handy for getting to work on time). Collection was straightforward, let me know what to look out for over the coming months and what to expect on my next service. Service book was filled in and they even washed the car for me; can't fault them."
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"Great service and speedy repairs, well done Callum and crew!!!"
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"Fast and value for money"
"Friendly efficient service kept me up to date with the progress of my car. Also informed me that my price would go up before carrying out work-the regas quote was on an older model car, newer car was more expensive but let me know before proceeding"
"Very pleased with service from GC Auto Ltd., Gateshead. Car was collected and returned as promised by two very polite young men. Work was completed in a few hours. Efficient, no fuss communications. Easy payment by credit card."
Great friendly service
"Professional MOT. Would highly recommend."
Electric Power Steering, or “EPS” as it is also known, is a mechanism that helps you to steer your car. In most vehicles, the EPS relies on a electric motor to aid in turning the wheels. If you've ever driven a car with no Power Steering at all you will have certainly noticed the difference it makes.
Unlike hydraulic systems, electric power steering (EPS) doesn't use any form of hydraulic pressure to provide steering assistance. The technology is fully electric, with an electric motor providing direct assistance to the wheels. Since there is no power lost generating and transmitting hydraulic power, these systems are typically more efficient than hydraulic power steering.
Depending on the specific EPS system, an electric motor is mounted either to the steering column or directly to the steering rack. Sensors are used to determine how much steering force is required when it is applied so that the driver only has to use a minimum amount of effort to turn the steering wheel. Some systems have discrete settings that vary the amount of steering assist that's provided, and others work on a variable curve.
Driving in the North East
With its vibrant major cities of Newcastle, Durham and Sunderland, the North East also has some of the most breathtaking drives in the country. The Northumberland coast is a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, harbouring destinations such as the Holy Island of Lindisfarne and Dunstanburgh Castle. The easternmost parts of the North East are also among the driest in the UK, although snow and ice can frequently cause traffic disruption in the winter months.
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