Here at Lakeside Garage we offer a full range of services for all makes and models of German cars; either cars or light commercial vehicles, petrol and diesel…

About Us

We are known throughout the Staines, Slough, Ascot and Windsor area as a specialist in BMW, Mini, VW, Audi, Mercedes, Seat and Skoda, but that’s not all we do. We cater for all makes and models and are known country wide for our experience on imported Mazda Bongo or Ford Friendee SGL3 & SGL5 MPV’S.

This garage was established in 1962, we are an MOT test station and carry out all mechanical repairs and servicing. Our staff are always attending training to stay up to date with new technology. We have wealth of experience on all makes and have an IMI Master Technician as part of our team. We are also qualified to IMI standard to work on Electric (EV) and Hybrid vehicles and a member of the Hevra repair network.

Meet our team here.

We repair all vehicles to a high standard with fully guaranteed work and all our team are members of the Institute of the Motor Industry.

Member of the Institute of the Motor Industry

We are a Total oils authorised agent, an approved Celtic Tuning agent, Phantom tracker installer and an approved MOT vehicle testing centre.

Phantom Tracking Systems
We are easily accessible from Middlesex, Surrey and Berkshire with our location between the M3, M4 and M25. Centrally located in Wraysbury near Staines, Ashford, Heathrow, Ascot, Datchet, Windsor and Egham. See map and directions

Why choose us?

Fixed Price Servicing and Repairs

Our fixed price servicing offers great value for money from £99 inc parts labour and VAT. Always using quality parts and oils. More…

MOT Testing

Being an MOT station will always give you piece of mind that your car is safe and legal. More…

Auto Diagnostics

Diagnosis is a speciality here with genuine dealer diagnosis for VW, Audi, Seat, Skoda, Mercedes, BMW and Mini. We always carry out an assessment to give a correct diagnosis not just a fault code scan! More…

Programming and Coding

Dealer level equipment and constant training means that coding and programming of new parts is not a problem for us….even if it is a security item such as new control units or component protection removal on VW Audi group cars.

Engine Remapping

As Celtic Tuning agents we can write some of the best remapping software available, offering more power and better fuel economy. (Model dependant). More…

Four Wheel Alignment

Computerised four wheel alignment allowing full adjustment of tracking, camber and caster to ensure that your tyres wear evenly and you car drives straight and true.

Air Conditioning Servicing

Our Air conditioning service is not just a re-gas but a full system test and injection of leak tracing dye. So if you have a leak now or in the future we will be able to find it quickly and efficiently.

We can service all types of Air Conditioning including R134a and R1234yf gas.

Free Seasonal Checks

We offer free seasonal checks. This is a great way to get a quick check over between servicing of tyres, battery, brakes and levels.

Discount Tyre Centre

Our tyres are very competitive and fitted by our qualified technicians to ensure that systems like tyre deflation warnings otherwise known as run flat indicators can be reset correctly.

Specialist Marques


What Our Clients Say

“Thanks so much to Jay and the Mechanics at Lakeside. The dealer had closed and I didn’t fancy an independent garage as I had heard horror stories. I was recommended to them and what a saving!”

“Some of the best customer service i have experienced in an industry where it is not usually associated, along with very knowledgeable staff who gave me clear information of what was required for car to pass MOT and then provided me the quote.”

“Fantastic German car specialist, took my A5 in for an interim service & re map. very reasonable prices, prompt & professional service….Thoroughly recommend the Celtic re map which has transformed my car making it smoother & pulling like a train…”