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Great honest customer service, hell of a lot cheaper than most garages! Great to see openings & closings hour’s outside the usual 9-5s
Saved me a fortune on Lexus main dealer price for the water pump on my GS450h. Good honest lads.
Good quick service would use again
Carried out the work professionally would definitely use the garage again
Overall very good service. They had some personal problems at the time, which meant they were stretched and tired but they offered the best offer I could find in Newcastle and Sunderland and a very good service. They also offered some great advice for making sure the car was fixed and stayed good for long to come hopefully.
The staff were very friendly and welcoming, It was great on the way home being able to have air con working. Again a big thank you to everyone. John Pate
Very reasonably priced, brilliant customer service.
Quick quotes and excellent service. Would recommend this garage.
Great job , truly professional service . Will re-use in the future . Many thanks lads
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
Everything was fine
Did a very good job, managed to squeeze me in the same day
Great garage, great service would have no problem recommending Cartech.
Super garage great communication from all staff could not have been nicer, highly recommended this garage would not hesitate in taking my car back.
Absolutely awesome service. Thank you so much for you time and effort. Worth every penny
Great service, arrived on time. Polite and friendly would definitely use Mark again.
Mark arranged a time and place to fit exhaust and was bang on time. He was polite, courteous and knowledgeable. Mark even went the extra mile to come back the next day to fit an extra part which we only discovered was needed when the exhaust was off. Great service. I am VERY satisfied.
First car, First driver, First Mechanic and definitely the only one I would use and recommend. Mark was brilliant he came when he said he would and spent a long time replacing all brake pipes. Friendly and reliable person. Would definitely recommend him to others.
Excellent service and great communication. Repaired car on the drive as it was unable to be driven. Very reasonable price. Very satisfied customer who would highly recommend this service. Thank you Mark.
Excellent work, much quicker than expected and good value for money. Definitely will use again. Had both front suspension springs replaced.
No problems job completed satisfactorily.
Very helpful, got the job done straight away and were very honest with the work that needed done, I am booked in for another job and can not recommend this garage highly enough
The lads at the garage did a brilliant job. Will.defo go back again
I will defo recommended the garage.all very nice people and my car was done in about 45.mins
Great customer service and fixed the problem straight away
Fantastic service at this garage job done quickly and the staff really efficient
Happy to say a brilliant service from the lads at Sacriston, aircon checked for leaks serviced and filled. Will be booking again in the future, thanks a lot!
I put my 14yr old Zafira in for an Aircon Re-gas and although they found a couple of faults on the system they were sorted and the re-gas done quickly and efficiently.. Excellent service...
Ian was great in doing the air con and explained as to the air con procedure and the work involved.he was courteous. And pleasant in his manner and was very reassuring, and would highly recommend him and the service he provides.!!
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 Sunderland 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 23/07/2018 and 21/10/2018.
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.