Tag Archive: Servicing for VW and Seat and Skoda

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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Aug 05

Calling all Skoda owners!

Smart, Subtle and Spacious Skoda! Lakeside Garage can help! We use Dealer Level equipment,   giving us the edge over others. As a Skoda / Volkswagen Audi Group Specialist, we can offer you Servicing, Repairs, Mot’s, Diagnostics, Diesel Particulate Faults and even Performance Mapping to either enhance the performance or economy of your vehicle. If your …

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Jul 09

Waterpump failures

Not many people get to see what a broken water pump looks like. This is an image of one that we took off a vehicle recently. It is actually broken at the ‘impeller’ which is the part of the pump that rotates. If the water pump is broken then the engine will overheat and eventually …

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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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