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Honest update and price was lower than quoted due to spark plugs that didn't need replacing during this service.
I've used this garage a few times now and they've always been spot on. No nasty surprises, upfront and honest and very reasonably priced.
Fantastic service, very accommodating and knowledgeable. Would highly recommend.
Friendly staff , excellent repair would highly recommend
Good job very pleasant peopleAAA.
I would give him 6 stars if possible. The guy is an angel. Told me everything that was wrong with the car and fixed it, I've used him since for other work. Very pleased.
Great service and advice.
Best as always
Great fast work, nice and cheap
Very good service, very good price, no bother, have since recommended to friends
well where do I start with my praise for everyone at VRS REPAIR SERVICES who go that extra mile to put their customers first, after being totally ripped off quote wise by the big high street exhaust companies one of which refused my car because the manifold bolts were seized,VRS came to my help within minutes of posting on the site, cost was quarter than the high street exhaust places and an extremely fast turnaround. before paying any expensive high street fitting centre costs give VRS a call you will not be dissappointed, am so pleased to find these guys. VRS = VALUE RELIABLE SERVICE. Thank you VRS your a credit to the auto trade
Great service from this Garage. Very personable staff great information and explanation every step of the way. As a single woman did not feel unsure of honest quote which happens frequently and in fact felt very secure throughout the repair. Will certainly use again and would definitely recommend them. Thank you VRS.
I was quoted 96 And was on way to give car but my car had other ideas... So now car is in scap heap heaven Theses lads where fully understandable and everyone knows cars are unpredictable when ya need them not to be. So my work didn't get done but the manner on which I was handled at was brilliant 100% will hopefully get another car back on road and theses guys will get my business Thanks guys for fully understanding not many garages would
Fantastic, very thorough, i don't know Newcastle at all so it was great find the garage!
Full service and MOT done the same day had to pay for extras to pass the MOT but was also great and cheap. Very friendly also provided me a courstey car which is a bonus as need to go to work and then back for my car. Outstanding. Will definitely taking my car back there. Highly recommended cheers lads
Quick responses through the platform and good service for drop-off and collection. I would happily use Torque Garage again. Thanks
Work completed to price quoted. Finished promptly, staff were friendly and helpful.
Quick quotes and excellent service. Would recommend this garage.
Great job , truly professional service . Will re-use in the future . Many thanks lads
Would of gave a 6 if I could, couldn’t recommend them enough!
QUICK AND EASY
Very happy from get-go, explained clearly what would need to be done, called and advised about additional part replacement even send the picture of the part so I could see the damage. Job completed very quickly, wouldn’t hesitate to recommend.
Working away from home and your car fails on you is the worst thing in the world,But thanks to PITT STOP AUTOS they saved me from the moment of contact to delivery of car repaired can't think the team enough worked late to get it done for me very professional work and to talk to,Defo recommend these guys to any 1 and will use again if needed. Thanks Ryan from sunny scotland
Brilliant job, would definitely recommend to anyone. Unbeatable price too!
Excellent, honest, competetive price
The garage was really good and fair they found a couple of little problems when replacing the clutch 2 seals were broken and had lost oil. They only charged me what it cost them to buy. I would definitely go back
Excellent service with lovely cheery staff. Price was as quoted will Defo use again. Thank you xxx
Very happy with the service. I made the booking that morning, arrived that afternoon and the work was done within an hour. Friendly and helpful staff too.
Hard to locate the garage. Did a good job. Happy with the service.
very friendly and helpful. done job quickly had one fault oil leak from replacement clutch but they replaced the seals and all is good now
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 Newcastle 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 20/02/2018 and 21/05/2018.
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.