CAR SERVICING

What we do for you:

We understand how important it is to have your car serviced and checked every so often, so our friendly, qualified team at West Side Autos will do a full check and service on your vehicle for a resonable cost. Our dedicated team will see your car through thick and thin with our quality Vehicle Performance Check, this would include checking/servicing in full of your vehicle.

 

We currently have 2 different checks:

 

- We provide a full standard check, which will be listed below.

 

- We also provide a full interim check, which will also be listed below.

Car Servicing in depth:

We understand that any vehicle holder will need their vehicle needs to be well maintained and needs frequent check ups.

 

Full standard check includes :

 

PRE ENGINE CHECKS

 

- check the vehicle history

- check the timing belt replacement interval

- check for damages to the bodywork, lamps, trims and oil levels

- fit protective covers

- check condition and operation of seat belts

-check operation of interior and exterior lights

- check operation of ABS and air bag warning lights

- check the air conditioning inluding bad odours

- check windscreen washers and wipers

- check horn

- check operation of suspension dampers

- lubricate all door hinges, locks and bonet catches

- application of treatments to remove internal contamination

- check fuel cap

 

UNDER THE BONET

 

- check cooling system including the fan operation

- check and record anti-freeze protection

- check and record brake fluid condition

- check all auxiliary drive belts (not inlcuding time belts)

- check engine breather systems

- check vacum

- check power steering operation and fluid condition

- check throttle body, clean if required

- check battery level and lubricate terminals

- check and top up all under bonet fluid levels

- replace air filter

- replace spark plugs

- replace fuel filter

- replaace pollen filter

 

VEHICLE RAISED

 

- check oil, filter and fit new smuf plug washer

- check fuel lines and brake pipes

- check the condition and security of the exhaust

- check and top up axle and transfer box oil levels

- check and top up gearbox oil levels

- check all steering and suspension joints, mountings and gaiters

- check tyre report

- check all wheel bearings for exsessive play and noise (adjustments may be required)

- check CV gaiters and joints for wear of splits

- grease all greasing ports

- check operation and condition of front brakes

- check operation and condition of rear brakes

(inc handbrake)

- carry out brake report

 

VEHICLE LOWERED

 

- refil engine with specified grade oil

- torque wheel nuts/studs

 

TO FINISH

 

- road test vehicle and report any findings

- re-check engine oil level

- carry out emissions report

- reset service interval indicator

- ensure all upholstery, gear lever, steering wheel etc are cleaned

- stamp service book/books

 

 

Full interim check includes :

 

PRE-ENGINE CHECKS

 

- check timing belt replacement interval

- check for damamges to the bodywork, lamps, trims and oil level

- fit protective covers

- check operation of interior and exterior lights

- check operation of ABS and air bag warning lights

- check windscreen washers and wipers

- check horn

- apply treatment

 

UNDER THE BONET

 

- check cooling system including fan operation

- check and record anti-freeze protection

- check and record brake fluid condition

- check power steering operation and fluid condition

- check and top up all under bonet fluid levels

 

VEHICLE RAISED

 

- check oil, filter and fit new sump plug washer

- check fuel linmes and brake pipes

- check the condition and security of exhaust

- check all steering and suspension joints, mounting and gaitors

- carry out tyre report

- check all wheel bearings for exessive play and noise (adjustment if needed)

- check CV gaitors and joints for wear or splits

- check operation and condition of front brakes

- carry out brake report

 

VEHICLE LOWERED

 

- refil engine with specified grade oil

- torque wheel nuts/studs

 

TO FINISH

 

- road test and report any findings

- re-check engine oil level

- ensure all upholstery, gear lever, steering wheel etc are cleaned

- stamp service book