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Turbo Care

Turbo Care

Your car’s turbocharger works very hard to provide more power and engine efficiency. Turbocharger failure can be a costly exercise as some of you will have experienced so here are a few tips which may help prolong the life of this piece of equipment. Don’t rev the engine on starting as your turbo needs vital…

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Signs your brakes need checking

Signs your brakes need checking

Your safety and that of your passengers should be your number one priority so to make sure you can ‘stop’ quickly in an emergency its important your braking system is up to scratch. Some common signs that your brakes need to be inspected are: Screeching, squealing or grinding noises when applying the brakes (any strange…

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Timing Belts & Chains

Timing Belts & Chains

As service intervals come round for timing belts and chains to be replaced many customers ask the question “why is it necessary, everything seems ok”. We understand that to replace a timing belt is an expensive exercise but to put this off is ‘stretching’ your luck because if it breaks or fails the consequences could…

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Southport Car Service

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