Based in Peterlee, East Durham, Automotive Services by Richard Martin can carry out an MOT test on your car and we specialise in Audi VW Group vehicles.
So why do you need to have your car MOT tested?
It is a legal requirement to have your car’s MOT certificate kept up to date with a test after the first three years, then every year after that. Without it, you could end up with a fine or points on your license. If you have an accident and your car does not have a valid MOT certificate, then your insurance policy could become void.
At year 3 then ever 12 months.
WHAT DO WE DO?
We’ll perform an MOT test on your car to ensure it is roadworthy. It is a legal requirement to do this every year once your car is three years old.
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