Tag Archive: Diagnostics and Servicing for Mercedes

Dec 30

Diagnostics de-mystified

  When you go to a garage, are you paying for a Diagnostic assessment or merely a  fault code reading? There is a big difference! There appears to be some confusion around what a diagnostic check actually means from garage to garage. A proper diagnostic check  should be an in depth assessment of a fault …

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Oct 17

What do you know about the Air Filter in your Vehicle?

  This is an image we have taken here at the garage to show the contrast between a dirty Air Filter  on the right and a new one. The Air Filter was supposedly changed only a year ago. It is possible that it was changed and that extensive use of the vehicle has caused the build …

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Dec 12

Why you cannot afford not to have the oil in your car changed regularly!

Interesting information regarding the consequences of not changing the oil in your car regularly.  The photo you can see here shows an oil filter that has not been changed according to the vehicle’s schedule. It has totally disintegrated! Next to it we have put a brand new filter to show how unrecognisable the old one …

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Jun 25

Lakeside Garage While you wait service

Lakeside Garage Waiting Area

Lakeside Garage has launched it’s improved “While you wait service”. With it’s comfortable waiting area, Free tea and coffee and free WiFi Access. All of our appointments are prebooked at specific times to ensure that the car is started immediately and you are on your way within the alotted time. Obviously not all jobs can …

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