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"Great service, friendly helpful staff, great price"
never use anyone else!
"We have used S&G for years, never had any issues with their excellent work and staff are always friendly. Our 16 year old car feels like brand new, and is now a pleasure to drive!"
Good value for money
"Picked up my car from my partners work for no extra charge, cheapest service found, had detailed paperwork provided, only downside is they didn't stamp my service book."
"I was early for my allocated service slot and they were able to move work around to accommodate this so I didn’t wait long."
"Very happy, had some issues with the car after the service and the manager was happy to look at it and sort it out. Well appreciated"
Very good will use again!
"Very happy with the service, quick reactivity when asked for information plus garage was able to complete the service quickly so I could make a later appointment"
A car radiator disperses heat away from the main engine block. A car engine works by burning fuel (whether petrol or diesel), and this generates a considerable amount of heat. In addition, a car engine has many moving parts; this movement creates friction, which in turn adds to the heat.
Because a car engine must remain not too hot in order to avoid overheating and seizure, when it reaches a certain temperature the thermostat opens to allow the flow of coolant and water around the engine and back to the radiator, where it loses heat to the cooler surrounding air. The front grill of the car allows outside air to blow over the radiator. If the radiator gets too hot, for example on a very hot day, or when the car is stationary, a fan behind the radiator starts, helping to blow air over it.
The most common reason for needing a car radiator repair is a leak. There are many seals, gaskets and hoses in the cooling system that can deteriorate or get a hole in them. Furthermore, every radiator needs to be properly maintained and the coolant must be kept topped up. Your garage should provide coolant changes at the same time as your annual service.
It’s also a good idea to check your car’s coolant level regularly. If it seems to be dropping a lot, then you may have a leak in the cooling system.
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