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"These guys are really good and very helpful i would recommend these guys to anyone 10out of 10 for me and the price was fantastic too"
Great friendly service
"I am extremely happy with the service."
"Really good customer service, contacted me when mot was completed to inform we what needed doing and explained why. Good prices for really good work. Would definitely recommend this garage!"
"They were very friendly can't say about quality of work"
"Mazcare Wolverhampton is an A1 garage I can trust them totally to only do what is genuinely needed, the work is always excellent, Ann who runs it is a lovely lady and I wouldn’t go anywhere else for my nx5, plus the car is always valeted when I get it back, super garage I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend them."
"Great services, informed throughout the process, great standard ofwork"
"The MOT was easy to book and when i took the car in it only took 40mins and my car passed. Nice one"
"Great job and communication. MOT repairs were completed timely and at a reasonable cost. Would definitely recommend."
"VERRY happy with the service ."
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.
There are two types of power steering: rack-and-pinion and the recirculating ball. Rack-and-pinion is the most common system. Although not as widespread, the recirculating ball system is still in use, mainly on vans and trucks.
In both systems, two high-pressure hoses connect the steering rack to both sides of the centre seal. One hose directs high pressure hydraulic fluid from the power steering pump to the steering mechanism, while the other allows fluid to flow back to the pump. When the steering wheel is turned left or right, the steering mechanism allows the hydraulic fluid to pass to that side of the rack. That pressure assists the vehicle's steering power by pushing the seal and rack in one direction or the other.
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 Wolverhampton 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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