Car Servicing

A well serviced car will provide better performance and deliver fuel economy and will have a longer life than one that is not serviced regularly. Servicing your car regularly keeps the essential components of your vehicle in good working order, preventing potentially dangerous failures or costly repairs in the future.

A car service should not be confused with an MOT. While an MOT is a legally required test through which the basic road worthiness of your vehicle is assessed, a service is a comprehensive check of the vital components of your vehicle to ensure they are safe and in good working order.

At Days Garage Edenbridge, we area able to service your car to the same service schedules as a main-dealers without affecting your warranty. We can also conduct an in-house evaluation of you car and service according to its requirements, providing either an interim or full service depending on its age, condition and service history. You can find out more about our servicing here.

Below is a sample checklist of what might be involved in our interim or full servicing, depending on your particular car and its needs:

INTERIM SERVICE

Interior Checks

  • Check dashboard warning lights
  • Check horn operation
  • Check wiper operation

Exterior Checks

  • Check windscreen
  • Check mirrors
  • Check exterior bulbs
  • Check tyres
  • Check front brakes
  • Check front suspension
  • Check steering system
  • Check front wheel bearings
  • Check exhaust system

Under the Bonnet

  • Check and top up windscreen wash
  • Check and top up power steering fluid
  • Check and top up anti-freeze
  • Check and top up brake fluids
  • Change engine oil and filter
  • Check timing belt

Final Checks

  • Stamp Service Book
  • Reset service light
  • Final road test

FULL SERVICE

Includes all items from our interim service, plus:

Interior Checks

  • Check seat belts
  • Check seats are secure

Exterior Checks

  • Check all tyre condition pressures and treads (including spare)
  • Check wheels
  • Check of brake system including discs, pads, calipers, cables and hoses
  • Check of suspension system inlcuding shocks, ball joints and arms
  • Check of steering system including rack, arms and pump
  • Check drive shaft
  • Check wheel bearings
  • Check gearbox condition and fluid
  • Check chassis condition

Under the Bonnet

  • Check all fluid caps and seals
  • Check auxiliary drive belt
  • Check for knocks / noises in engine bay
  • Check and test battery
  • Check engine coolant
  • Check all hoses
  • Check radiator and road fan
  • Replace air filter
  • Replace pollen filter
  • Replace fuel filter
  • Replace spark plugs
  • Check for oil leaks
  • Check for fuel leaks

Final Checks

  • Lubricate door and bonnet hinges
  • Clean engine cover

To find out more about our Car Servicing in Edenbridge, get in touch online or call us directly on 01732 866544

Find Us

Gardiners Business Park
Little Browns Lane
Edenbridge
Kent
TN8 6LH
01732 866544

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Opening Times

  • Monday 08:30 - 17:30
  • Tuesday 08:30 - 17:30
  • Wednesday 08:30 - 17:30
  • Thursday 08:30 - 17:30
  • Friday 08:30 - 17:30
  • Saturday 08:30 - 12:00
  • Sunday Closed

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