Free Winter Service
FREE WINTER HEALTH CHECK
TO BOOK YOUR FREE CHECK PLEASE CALL US ON 01424 870 307
Ensuring your car is roadworthy and safe is a year long commitment, however winter poses the most challenging time for drivers as it takes the most preparation. With the onset of cold weather, poor driving conditions and increased use of vehicles means more breakdowns, accidents and dangerous driving conditions.
As a driver it is incredibly important that you carry out the basic checks on your car to ensure you are prepared for the upcoming rain, snow, ice and general poor winter driving conditions. Why not have one less area to worry about and let us carry out a winter check for you?
WHATS INCLUDED IN THE FREE WINTER CHECK?
It is essential your tyres are kept in good condition as they are your only contact with the road. As part of the inspection we will check the overall condition of your tyres including tread depth and pressure as well as look for any damage such as bulges, separation, cracks or wall damage.
OIL & COOLANT
Your engine requires coolant/anti-freeze to ensure the coolant doesn’t freeze during the winter months, your coolant level and anti-freeze amount will be checked, as well as the level of engine oil to ensure your engine can run as smoothly as possible.
Any battery will have poorer performance during the winter months due to slower chemical reactions, we will check the battery using the latest Bosch Battery Testers to ensure the battery is healthy, holding a charge and at the correct voltage.
The winter months are a lot darker, dimmer and have reduced viability so it is important that all the lights on your vehicle are functioning, from headlights to brakelights, to fogs and indicators, we will do a full light check for you.
STARTING & CHARGING
We will check your cars starting system to ensure it starts correctly and that your alternator is producing the correct voltage levels to keep your battery charged. We use the latest Bosch testers to ensure an accurate test result.
WASH & WIPE
With the onset of rain, ice and possibly snow it is important to make sure your wipers are in good condition with no tears or damage and that your screenshot is topped up at the required concentration to avoid it freezing.