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Excellent come when they said and bid what they had to do quickly Thank you
Excellent service, really good price, very helpful. Highly recommend a garage who is a pleasure to deal with
My car (VW Polo) was making a strange noise so I rang up AW auto services and they were able to have a look the following day. I took my car in and Andrew (I think!) started working on it immediately. I had booked in for a diagnostic test but it turned out to be a fault with the exhaust. Andrew worked this out quickly and within a couple of hours I was back on the road. I would highly recommend to anyone and will definitely be back if I have any other issues in the future.
Excellent service , reasonably priced
Certainly. Job well done.
An excellent well run garage, great communication, fast and friendly good honest garage. Would recommend. A1+ The garage even arranged collection of my broken down vehicle for me (obvious additional charge for this)
Really helpful staff who explained and showed what had gone wrong. Time to be taken was told 4 to 5 hours and received phone call after 4.
Received a very quick response with a quote which I thought was very competitive. Called following day to book and my car was fitted in for the next day . Very satisfied with the work and price and would be happy to recommend Autobahn and will look too use the garage again in the future.
This is the 2nd time I have used the garage and would definitely recommend them. Outstanding customer service and a great price for the work carried out. I will be back in a few months for a service and mot.
Fast, efficient and friendly. Great garage.
Excellent! Really pleased with the work done. Completed quicker than expected and very polite and friendly throughout. Clean and comfy waiting room with TV. Will definitely recommend and use again.
Very helpful. Sorted my problem the same day
It was good service, I'm very pleased!
I had to provide proof of quoted price by showing email. Took about an hour. Aircon feels nice and cold but wasn't bad before - done as routine maintenance.
Amazing garage. I can not recommend James enough. Down to earth chap and deals with his job seriously. He even goes the extra mile to make things easier for me. Highly recommended
2nd year running I have used this garage for my MOT, excellent customer service and would definitely recommend to anyone. I’ll be back next month with the other car
Clutch replacement was done brilliantly and very quick turnaround. Would recommend and will be using these guys in the future for all our work.
Excellent service - arrived early not a problem and completed promptly. Many thanks
good job well dune in no time thank,s mr k johnson
Brilliant service I would highly recommend quick and efficient, also very friendly and helpful. 100% recommend
Miles was professional and arrived on time and got the job completed. I will recommend him to friends for sure.
Miles was always quick at keeping me updated and very friendly and helpful in pointing out things that can help me in the future as I’m a new motorist, helped me understand the workings of the car more and how the damage was possible caused! Will definitely be calling miles again for any future works
Would really recommend miles motor mechanics. Absolutely top service and really nice guy too. Polite and professional and gets the job done to a top standard at a more than fair price
i recommend people using Miles Motor Mechanics, very nice job to changing my break caliper on my Seat, i 100% will be using him again in my future needing fixes out of the mechanics I've asked he's the best
They did a fantastic job. I would recommend them for sure. Thanks
Excellent service at a low price.
Did the job, not very talkative when i picked car up but i guess they did what they charged me for.
Really friendly and efficient! Thank you HiQ!
Garage were good to communicate over this site. In person, I felt I may have been asking some silly questions. They did a fantastic job, did it very quickly and were very clear with any additional charges. I already had a pre-inspection report and I was surprised that they were completely honest with what needed to be done. Very rare feat among garages nowadays. Will definitely be my new go-to garage.
They were really profesional and friendlies. Highly recommended
Excellent job great mechanic knows his stuff would have given a 5, reason why I didn't wasn't impressed with them ripping down plasterboards in the workshop inside to make more room whilst your car is up on the ramp could have waited for business too close then start apart from that all good
Paid the exact amount quoted and was done within the time given. Very friendly and helpful. Fully recommend
Very professional cambelt change, done very well, took no time at all. Very friendly guy Andrew- would recommend anytime
The cost of servicing, MOT and repairs differ across the country and Cambelt Change 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 Chelmsford for Cambelt Change 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 21/11/2018 and 19/02/2019.
The cambelt is a rubber belt which controls the timing of a vehicle’s internal combustion engines. It is vital in the process of making the vehicle run smoothly as it also ensures the crankshaft and camshaft rotate in synchronisation.
A snapped cambelt is uncommon however tension issues are more widespread.
If the belt is too loose it will end up whipping around inside the engine which will cause a variety of knock on effects and if the belt is too tight it will put a strain on the bearings of the cogs it's fitted to.
A tight belt will cause a whining noise to be emitted from the engine so if you hear this sound make sure to book a repair as soon as possible. You shouldn’t wait until this happens though, as the damage caused by a faulty cambelt will end up costing you even more money in repairs.
As you will see in the FAQ section and video above, the cost of a cambelt repair can vary depending on the vehicle and garage. The biggest cost associated with this job type will be the labour itself.
This is because the parts are based deep within the engine and getting to them takes time. The components themselves won’t cost you a huge amount as they are not complex so don’t be surprised to see labour costs making up the biggest part of the bill.
Even if your cambelt doesn’t completely break its important to keep an eye on the component as per the instructions provided by your cars manufacturer, if you leave it for too long, the belt could snap and cause catastrophic engine failure.
The cambelt will need replacing at some point, usually around the 30,000 – 50,000 mile mark but make sure to consult the vehicles owner’s manual to double check as it may vary depending on the vehicle.
If you are looking for cambelt repair or cambelt repalcement, WhoCanFixMyCar is the best place to find cambelt change cost online.
Cambelt change is a relatively simple repair and cambelt replacement price should generally be close the the national average as shown at the top of this page.
However, it is impossible to predict cambelt replacement cost as each car is different, as is the extent of damage.
The cost to change a timing belt should not vary from the cost to change a cambelt as they are literally the same thing.
So if you want to know how much to change a timing belt, you can use the form at the top of this page to get a quote for a new timing belt.
If you want to replace timing belt and want to find out the timing belt change cost from local garages, make sure to use WhoCanFixMyCar.
Timing belt replacement cost will vary from one car to another however timing belt repalcement should not be the most expensive repair.
Remember, if you want to replace timing belt yourself, don't! Trying to carry out a repair yourself is incredibly dangerous!
Replace timing belt cost will only spiral out of control if you attempt it yourself and then take it to a garage for timing belt change.
The last thing you want is timing belt change cost to increase!
Finding a mechanic you can trust to do a good job and charge a fair price, is not always easy which is why we have simplified the process.
We work with a network of over 10,000 mechanics and garages across the UK so we can find competitive Cambelt repair deals for you.
To find the best Cambelt Replacement or Repair service available in your region;
You can then compare the quotes and read reviews from previous customers to find the best Cambelt deal in your area, before booking the Cambelt Replacement or Repair online.For more information on the cost of Cambelt Repair, read our dedicated blog post by clicking here!