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"very friendly and work completed in good time with no unexpected problems"
"Came collected and returned my car with all work completed great service and veryy friendly"
"Very happy with how quickly they fit me in, how easy it was to drop off and pick up my car, great price and updated with recommendations after the MOT was complete. I didn't feel ripped off like I have with other garages in the past."
"Very happy with the work and staff were friendly and get me up to date. Would recommend"
"Easy to book an mot to suit my time. Mot started on time, an a waiting area available for customers. Good advice on my mot advisories, and I've booked them again to have some work done."
"Friendly, kept informed, extended their hours to complete work."
"These guys are great , they managed to fit me in short notice for an mot and health check . Very honestly and reliable . Good work guys"
Helpful and professional
"Easy to book. Very thorough service. Have confidence in this garage."
A garage worth visiting
"Pleasant staff, MOT completed on time absolutely no issues with service. My vehicle also went back for recommended repair work following its MOT, my second experience was also problem free. Would not hesitate to recommend."
Great service as always
"Always happy with the service, helpful people and honest! Keep going!"
"Very impressed with the service, managed to get a next day appointment online, which was great as my pads were completely worn. I left the car there as I had work and they called to let me know how much it would all cost before going ahead with the work. When I got the car back I could tell that they had done a good job, the car ran a lot smoother. Will be taking my car there again!"
Power Assisted Steering, or ‘PAS' as it is also known, is a mechanism that helps you to steer your car. In most vehicles, the PAS relies on a hydraulic system to aid turning the vehicle's wheels. If you have ever driven a car with no Power Steering you will have most certainly noticed the difference between having PAS and not. Power Steering used to be a luxury in certain vehicles, but nowadays it is almost standard in every type of vehicle.
In the early days of the automotive industry, power-assisted steering was a luxury and was only available in high-end vehicles. Most new cars now have it as standard. That’s because they’ve become heavier, with wider tyres and front wheel drive, and would be extremely difficult to drive without PAS. This makes a car not only more pleasant to drive, but safer to drive too.
There are two types of hydraulic power-assisted steering: rack & pinion and the recirculating ball. Rack & pinion is the most common. The recirculating ball is far less common and only really exists in vans and trucks. Both have high-pressure hoses that connect the steering rack to the two sides of the centre seal. One hose sends hydraulic fluid from the power-steering pump to the steering mechanism, while the other directs fluid back to the pump. When turned left or right, the steering wheel’s steering mechanism allows the hydraulic fluid to pass to respective side of the steering rack, pushing the seal and rack in the necessary direction.
Electric power-assisted steering is fully electric. The wheels of the car receive direct assistance from an electric motor which is mounted on either the steering rack or steering column or directly to the steering rack. Sensors decide how much assistance to apply at any time.
When hydraulic fluid lubricates and seals the power-steering pump and hoses to prevent corrosion it can leak or gradually become less effective, making it harder to turn the steering wheel. Typically, a mechanic will check hydraulic fluid levels during an annual service.
If the electric motor fails, power-assisted steering will stop working, so the motor would need replacing. As with any electrical system, software problems can occur, necessitating an update.
Coming from the Korean word for “modernity”, Hyundai was founded as a small construction firm in South Korea in 1947, but didn’t become the Hyundai Motor Company until 20 years later. Currently, Hyundai is the fourth largest vehicle manufacturer in the world, operating the world's largest integrated automobile manufacturing facility, with cars sold in nearly 200 countries. That’s serious business!
The company is known for building a fairly traditional set of saloons, city cars, SUVs, and hatchbacks, as well as a very large i800 MPV.
Both the Tucson and the Santa Fe offer a good combination of practicality, a commanding driving position and decent value for money in the face of fierce competition. The compact yet surprisingly spacious i10 supermini is one of Hyundai’s highest rated cars.
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