Based in Peterlee, East Durham, Automotive Services by Richard Martin can carry out major and minor services on your car and we specialise in Audi VW Group vehicles.
So why do you need to have your car serviced?
Servicing your car regularly will make sure it stays in peak condition, just like a health-check. A service will make sure you get optimum performance and endurance from all of the car’s key components. Without regular servicing, the performance and reliability of your car could be affected. Services are generally carried out once a year or every 10,000 miles, whichever comes first. We will advise on which service is best for your vehicle and give you a record of results and a stamp in your service book.
See our SERVICING page for a full list of what we provide.
Every 12 months or 10k miles.
WHAT DO WE DO?
We’ll service your car every year or every 10,000 miles, including free puncture repairs, bulb changes, oil top ups and quick diagnostics.
Based in Peterlee, East Durham, Automotive Services by Richard Martin can carry out a cambelt change on your car and we specialise in Audi VW Group vehicles.
So why do you need to change your VW Audi cambelt?
If your cambelt is worn, it can snap or jump, causing damage to your vehicle's engine. Your car could break down and require expensive repairs.
The cambelt is one of the hardest-worked parts of your car, driving major parts of the engine and keeping everything synchronised, so keeping it in good working order and changing it regularly can avoid major engine damage.
Times and mileages vary so we recommend getting in touch with you car details. As a rough guide Recommended every 4-5 years.
or Around 80k miles. Even if your car has done very low miles the engine will have gone through many heat cycles and the plastic and rubber components can be potentially cracking.
WHAT DO WE DO?
We’ll strip down the relevant parts of the engine and renew the cambelt, pulleys, tensioners and water pump if applicable . We’ll then reassemble the engine. We always follow factory procedures and use Original equipment parts.
For a 2.0tdi costing from £300 we are a massive saving from the franchised dealerships and even most smaller independent workshops who usually won't be using genuine parts, the special tooling and technical information we do.
GET IN TOUCH
If you're looking for car servicing, repairs, diagnostic or tuning, For your VW, Audi, Seat or Skoda drop us a line.
Unit 16 Pease Road
0191 586 4148