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"This garage provides great end-to-end service from booking, through on-time vehicle collection, provision of required MOT and service with clear guidance and paperwork, to final delivery of the vehicle back to my home. There were no nasty surprises in charging. I would certainly commend the professionalism of service delivery and their management of the entire customer experience which stands out in the sector."
"I am very happy for the past 4 years"
Usual great service
"VERY happy with their service. Used them many times and will continue to do so."
Friendly helpful service
"Happy as car now motd yes."
Efficient and courteous
"Great service as always and work was done within the hour. Andy and team are always on hand to provide advice and prices are also competitive."
Brilliant price ,
"So helpful , best price out there , and when they said it would be ready was ready"
"Very happy and pleased with the service. Absolutely would recommend this garage."
"Very happy with the service of the garage, kept upto date with what they were doing and did a good job of car. Would defiantly go back and use these guys."
Good service all round
"Always very good service here, work all carried out very professionally, I like the real world pricing. So many garages rip one off these days, this garage does not. Car is always promptly fixed and ready for collection fast. The online booking g works perfect and their is always plenty of communication"
All round excellent.
"An honest garage, professional, high standards, and I would definitely come back here for other mechanical work."
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.
Saab is a currently inactive brand of automobile manufacturer, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t a lot of Saabs still on the road. Founded in Sweden in 1945, the company is still the exclusive automobile royal warrant holder as appointed by the King of Sweden. So if you’re driving one, you’re in good royal company!
The first production model, the Saab 92, was launched in 1949. In 1968 the parent company merged with Scania-Vabis, and ten years later the Saab 900 was launched, eventually becoming Saab's best-selling model. In the mid-1980s the new Saab 9000 model also appeared. But after the company became a wholly owned GM subsidiary (and after struggling to avoid insolvency back in 2011), all vehicles under the Saab label were no longer manufactured after the summer of 2014.
How can you save money (and the environment) while you drive?
As every garage owner will tell you, there are some tried and tested ways to cut down on your petrol costs (and consumption) while you’re out and about in Ashtead or beyond. One is to shut your windows. If you can hear that wind noise in your car it’s costing you more to drive. This is because the car becomes less aerodynamic and has to work harder to motor along. Removing a roof rack will improve your fuel efficiency for the same reason. Another useful tip is to combine short trips into one; each time you drive after your car has been parked for a while the engine will be cold and need to use a lot more fuel for the first 5 miles or so. If you do one trip from school drop-off to supermarket to office you’ll use far less fuel than if you do all those trips individually.
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