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Great service, picked up and dropped off my car. Even brought a card machine to my door which made payment really easy.
Great service Loveky guy Highly recommended
I would recommend Robin’s garage 100%. Very quick to respond, very easy to deal with (very quick to answer/respond to calls), very rapid and thorough in the work (sourced necessary parts and got work done in no time at all) - all in all, an unambiguous recommendation.
Great service lovely people highly recommend
40 for labour, 50 for part, came in no time at all - really nice bloke and we will definitely use him again!!!
Very helpful, prompt and convenient repair at the roadside
Good job. Good price. Good bloke. Shall be using this garage in future.
Sonny is an extremely knowledgeable and reliable mechanic. Sorted my front brakes. The lowest quote and the best work done. Would definitely recommend to family, friends and work colleagues. Thanks Sonny.
Brilliant. Job turned out more difficult than anticipated but A Star perservered until it was sorted.
Great service great job great price
this garage is one of the best ive ever come across,they checked all my discs and pads and found them to be okay,nothing wrong with them ,no charge,and the mechanics were extremely cheerful and helpful
I was very pleased with SB Motors, they got my car in straight away after they contacted me with a great price for the work which was carried out to a good standard. Recommended.
Very quick to respond to messages. Job itself was done quickly and friendly staff. Charged slightly more than quoted but as my air con was completely empty I think it's understandable. Thank you
Friendly staff and excellent service. Highly recommended!
fast and responsive!
Great service speedy & good price no compliants
Gave my car a foc diagnostic check the same day. Told me what was wrong. And they fixed it at my convenience. Friendly staff And so far car running better than it has done for a while
Very impressed with the service and MOT at a very reasonable price. Quick and effective, would recommend it.
Brilliant work quick and effiecient and good guy who runs it would reccomend for any welding you might need and he seems to know his stuff on other engine components
Thorough, fast, efficient and affordable service. After I took my car in for repairs to pass the MOT, Paul rang to say the cars coolant system was running dry due to split hoses, he replaced these at a small extra cost and saved me a heap of trouble in the future. I had quotes from other garages £550+ vat and one had said not to bother. Highly recommended.
Are you looking for quality sevicing & MOT testing in Brighton? If so, look no further than Patcham Garage, we are the company for you. We are a well experienced and highly professional family run business and we are consistently adding to our extremely enviable reputation for delivering a value for money, quality service to all our clients. We specialise in completing any car servicing, MOT, tyres or welding work to an exceptionally high standard. We are in the perfect position to do so, as we have been established for over thirty years now. During this period of time our company has developed a wealth of knowledge in our line of work that enables us to maintain an excellent standard of service, as well as make sure each individual requirement of the customer is fully met. We are more than happy to cater to the needs of any domestic or commercial clients in the Brighton, East Sussex and Patcham areas. For your complete peace of mind, we have eight fully trained and qualified members of staff on hand to offer expert advice and make sure all work is completed to the highest standard. For car or light commercial MOT testing in Brighton, make sure that you get in touch with our company today.
Everything was as I expected, no issues at all, were very nice, and the regasing was done within the less than an hour.
The cost of servicing, MOT and repairs differ across the country and Aircon Regas is not any different. Labour rates will be higher or lower depending on where in the country you are. Take a look below at the average quote in Brighton for Aircon Regas on WhoCanFixMyCar.com for some of our top car makes.
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This table uses data from quotes provided on WhoCanFixMyCar.com between 24/07/2018 and 22/10/2018.
The majority of modern cars have air conditioning fitted as standard as it is vital for making the ride in a car comfortable for passengers.
An air conditioning system works by using refrigerant gas to push air through several components in the aircon system and then into your car.
Whether its freezing cold or boiling hot, it’s your air conditioning which makes driving in such conditions bearable, so it’s important to look after the system!
Surprisingly, over 10% of air-con gas escapes through the system each year. This means that the power of the system drops significantly over time. However, your air conditioning will not be checked during an MOT or service which is why it’s important that you make an effort to have it checked specifically.
Car manufacturers recommend that cars should have their air con recharged (Regassed) every two years.
Even if your car is new it should be something that you have checked as your cars performance could be significantly affected.
This is because the engine will have to work harder to produce cold air if there is an issue with the air conditioning meaning more fuel will be required to make the system work.
If the system has not been recharged in two years, the drop in engine performance will be noticeable.
As soon as you realise a drop in the power of your air con you should take the vehicle in for repair. If there is an unpleasant smell being emitted, this is another sign that the air con needs looking at.
The job of recharging air conditioning is not complex and will not take long.
The mechanic will carry out a leaks check on the air con system before the repair work, to ensure the job can be carried out without causing damage to the car.
As soon as this is complete, the technician will be able to recharge the system.
The mechanic carrying out the work will first remove old refrigerant from your car as well as the current gas and lubricant.
They will then replace it with new gas and lubricants.
The job will also typically include an entire system clean out which is carried out to remove any bacterial build up.
This is often the reason for a strange or unpleasant smell being emitted from the air conditioning which is why it is important to have this job completed every two years.
The whole process should take around 45 minutes as there are no new parts required for install.
The air conditioning in your car should be noticeably improved after a regas if you haven’t had one for over two years.
If you want to ensure your air conditioning stays in tip top condition, make sure to use it regularly as this the compressor will stay lubricated.Finding a mechanic you can trust to do a good job and charge a fair price, is not always easy, which is why we simplified the process.
We work with a network of over 10,000 mechanics and garages across the UK so we can find competitive air conditioning regas deals for you.
You can then compare the quotes and read reviews from previous customers to find the best deal in your area, before booking aircon regas online.