We are on a mission to provide the best service possible for your vehicle at the right price.
As Volkswagen, Audi, Seat and Skoda specialists, and by using genuine parts, we can carry out work on your car without invalidating the manufacturers warranty but at a fraction of the cost of a dealership rate.
Every job gets a free health check including a Hunter 4 wheel alignment quick check to let you know how your car is running and to identify potential problems before they happen.
We want you to know how much effort is put in on every service so we provide you with a printout of the health check, alignment and full computer diagnostic scan.
Customer Loyalty Is rewarded
Through out the year to ensure trouble free motoring we provide the following
Oil top ups
Quick diagnostic checks using our dealer diagnostic tool
All of this, free of charge!
Service provided at our discretion. Some specialist bulbs and oils are exempt. Get in touch for more details.
WE ONLY STOCK AND FIT OEM SERVICE PARTSKeeping your warranty in place is our preference.
As Well As using Factory level Diagnostic tool’s (Odis) We’ve also got some Very powerful aftermarket tools Giving us the ability to perform tasks The the franchised dealers can’t, including cloning ecu’s, adapting second hand components and remapping to name a but a few
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