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Get a great-value Air-Conditioning Recharge with Who Can Fix My Car.
The team to go to for service you can trust, at a price you can count on.
Here at a Pye Motors Limited, Kendal we aim to provide you with an unrivalled experience when servicing your vehicle. Our service promise to you is simple: no surprises or hidden extras…and the very best people looking after your car.
Our Ford Service Promise to you:
✓Complimentary UK and European Roadside Assistance with your Service (so that when you set out on your journey, our friendly, skilled roadside help goes with you).
✓ Free FORD eCHECK (a 30-point visual electronic health check of your vehicle).
✓ All work is carried out by trusted Ford-trained technicians using the latest diagnostic tools.
✓ All published prices are recommended retail prices and include parts, labour and VAT.
✓ We’ll only use Ford quality parts fitted by specialist technicians.
Ford Motorcraft 4+
For all Ford vehicles four years or older, we’re your one-stop shop for Ford Motorcraft 4+ servicing and repairs, plus MOT and tyres. Ford Motorcraft 4+ offers complete high-quality care at an affordable price, with prices starting from RRP £125 for a Ford Motorcraft Minor Service
Prices include complimentary UK and European Roadside Assistance and a free ‘wash and vac’ for your Ford. Plus, with free tyre rotation and the option of an MOT at just £30 (RRP £35 without service), there are many other good reasons to come to us first.
A service you can depend on…Because no one knows your Ford like a Ford Dealer does.
Rayrigg Motors are Main Dealers for Kia and Fiat in the South Lakes and North Lancashire. We have two branches, located in Windermere and Morecambe. We have a full service centre as well as MOT testing facilities, and are able to service and test any make and model of vehicle, including commercials.
"We're based in Kendal and are willing to travel in a 15 mile radius to service the vehicles of the general public. We provide a number of services for a variety of vehicles, not just cars. Come to us if we can help you with any of the following; Servicing of Cars of up to 44 Tonnes, HGV, Minibuses and Motorhome Servicing, Repairs and MOT's, Motor Cycle and Scooter MOT's, Diagnostics, Tyres and Exhausts, Petrol and Diesel Cars Class 1,2,4,5 & 7, We can arrange a courtesy car for you if you need one whilst your own car is with us. We're proud of the excellent standard of customer service that we provide at all times. In addition we offer a quick turnaround so that you're not without your vehicle for longer than necessary. With 20 years of experience behind us you can be sure that your vehicle will be given our highest standard of care."
"Our staff are fully trained motor mechanics. You can therefore have confidence your vehicle is in good and safe hands. Our garage services cover: MOT, Servicing, Repairs, Tyres, Exhausts, Batteries, Clutches, Suspension, Starters, Wheel Alignment, Brakes. Our aim is to help customers to get back on the road as soon as possible, the company provides individuals with an accurate diagnosis service. With state-of-the-art facilities and expert staff, the service centre is designed for speed and efficiency. The team ensures that all MOTÔÇÖs are performed exactly according to the guidelines laid down by VOSA, ensuring that no vehicle fails or passes incorrectly. Should a vehicle not pass the MOT, the company is well placed to offer repair services if required."
"C H Cars provides full vehicle service and body repair facilities at competitive rates. We offer a full range of services in our purpose built vehicle servicing workshops. C H Cars offer a Breakdown Recovery service. Should your vehicle ever break down, you can call C H Cars to collect and service your car from your home or from the roadside. MOT Test, MOT Testing, CH Cars is a full VOSA MOT. Is your car running badly, consuming too much petrol etc.? We have the latest diagnostic equipment to find out quickly what your car needs to rectify the problem. Why not book in today? Just a selection of our services Antifreeze, Brake Servicing, Clutch problems, Cooling Systems, Petrol Engines, Diesel Engines, Electrical & Diagnostic, Engine Service General, Air Conditioning Service and repair, Tyres and Exhausts, Battery Services. Competitive Rates on Branded Products."
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.