Vehicle Servicing

Full Vehicle Servicing - Experienced Mechanics in Warrington

At CJ Auto Service Ltd of Warrington, we believe that prevention is better than a cure. Regularly servicing your car makes it more efficient and helps to prevent costly damage further down the line. 

An oil change is something which should be carried out between services and prior to taking a long journey. Oil keeps your engine running smoothly by lubricating its vital components, an oil service includes: 

  • Oil and filter change (every 6 months for high mileage drivers)
  • Tyre, battery, wiper and lights checks
  • Top up of brake fluid, windscreen washer fluid and power steering

Interim service - £120 inc Vat

An interim vehicle service should be carried out every 12 months or 12,500 miles, it helps to keep your car safe and roadworthy in-between full services. 

So, what’s included in an interim vehicle service?

  • Vehicle history checked
  • ABS check
  • Interior warning lights and horn
  • Air conditioning checked
  • Air filter checked
  • Brake pads checked and condition recorded
  • Check for damage to trims, number plates, bodywork and mirrors
  • Timing belt interval checked
  • Checks for signs of leakage from cylinders
  • Clutch operation
  • Condition and operation of seatbelts
  • Condition and security of battery
  • Condition of steering and suspension 
  • Condition of tyres
  • Drums and discs checked
  • Engine oil replaced
  • Exhaust system security and condition
  • Front and rear windscreen wipers and washers
  • Fuel cap
  • Handbrake operation and travel
  • Interior and exterior lights and switches
  • Oil filter replaced
  • PAS, auxiliary and fan belts checked
  • Security of fuel lines, brake pipes, hoses and handbrake cables checked
  • Security of windscreen and rear view mirror
  • Top up power steering reservoir
  • Under body checks for corrosion
  • Under bonnet fluid levels checked and topped up
  • Road test carried out
  • Exhaust emissions and idle speed checked
  • Service light re-set
  • Service book stamped

Full service - From £170 inc vat

A full service should be carried out every 37,500 miles or 36 months as it helps to keep your car maintained. A trained mechanic will be able to spot damage early on and prevent spiralling costs if something were to go wrong with your car. 

A full service includes all of the above plus;

  • Air filter replaced
  • All wheel bearings checked
  • Checks for engine and gearbox mounts
  • Condition of distributor cap checked
  • Condition of HT leads checked
  • Coolant system checked
  • Door hinges, catches and locks checked
  • Engine cooling fan checked
  • Operation of throttle checked
  • Spark plugs replaced
  • Starter motor checked
  • Visual inspections of radiator and coolant pipes/hoses for leaks
  • Wheels removed and condition/operation of front/rear brakes checked
  • Wheels refitted
  • Final checks

If your vehicle has travelled between 6,000 and 12,000 miles since your last service, or your service warning light is lit on your dashboard, bring your vehicle to CJ Auto Service Ltd of Warrington for a comprehensive service. If you have any enquiries, please do not hesitate to get in touch