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Top garages  in Colchester (48 found)
VR Car Services
380 Jobs Completed
Colchester
5.0 / 5

VR Car Services are a newly established business, owned and ran by good friends Rick and Vladis. We have been working side by side for the last 5 years, and we have over 20 years of combined experience working on all makes and models of vehicles. We pride ourselves on being able to take on the jobs that other garages don’t want to, and we have very good knowledge of how to take apart and fix parts, instead of just replacing them as per standard practice nowadays. We repair gearboxes on site ourselves, for example. We work Monday to Saturdays, however, we may be able to take on a Sunday appointment with prior agreement.

Wyatt's Automotive
133 Jobs Completed
Essex
5.0 / 5

Here at Wyatt's Automotive we are a team of fully qualified, Main dealer trained technicians who specialise in Audi, VW, SEAT and Skoda vehicles. That said, We have such a vast array of year's experience working on all makes and models that no job is too big or too small for us to tackle! We offer our customers a main dealer level of service, As well as top specialist equipment and technology, At independent prices. We operate from fully kitted out mobile vans, So we can bring the garage to you. Offering to service or repair your vehicle at a time and place to suit you, Meaning you can have the repair carried out at home or work so as not to inconvenience you in any way.

We are more than happy to show you parts removed, Explain faults found and why the repair was necessary, As well as showing you what you might need to look out for next time.

Despite being a relatively new business, We hope you will take a chance on us and let us help get your vehicle road worthy again. If you need any advice or help please get in contact as we are always here to help. We cover Essex and Kent.

Great Horkesley Garage
76 Jobs Completed
Great Horkesley
5.0 / 5

First established in 1994, we have decades worth of experience to tackle anything you challenge us with! We are a very successful, family run business that provides MOT, servicing, fuel sales and a shop for everyday essentials. Our mechanics are fully qualified and committed to providing a high quality service at reasonable prices on all makes and models of cars and vans.

Richardsons Colchester
154 Jobs Completed
Colchester
4.8 / 5

Established in 1966 we are one of the South East's leading vehicle repair centres. We have a team of highly trained ATA staff and we are a BSI approved repair centre so you can ensure your vehicle is repaired correctly. We carry our vehicle servicing and repairs at very competitive prices but still follow the exact schedule recommended by the manufacturer and your warranty is NOT compromised regardless of the age of the vehicle. We also fit parking sensors, tyres, batteries, in fact we can undertake almost any of your car needs. We have alos recently been certified as a Which Trusted Trader which the company has been audited on our ability to provide customers with a honest service quality and cost standard.

See for yourself by visiting www.grahamrichardsons.co.uk

Colchester MOT Centre
45 Jobs Completed
Colchester
4.9 / 5

We are Colchester based garage. We do MOT, Tyres, Servicing, Brakes, Exhausts, Diagnostics and general repairs. We are able to service any make and model of vehicles. We provide best service for less money.

The Wheel Specialist - Colchester
2 Job Completed
Colchester
5.0 / 5

The Wheel Specialist - Colchester is the UKÔÇÖs leading alloy wheel refurbishment specialist providing a professional service that transforms the look of any car. The Wheel Specialist - Colchester offers the best customer service, quality finish and durability, turned around in the same day and at a fraction of the cost of replacement wheels.Offering a wide range of durable powder coat and wet paint combination finishes to suit all vehicles. Colour matches and bespoke finishes available. Visit our comfortable and modern premises to view our extensive range and discuss your personal requirements with our fully trained and friendly technicians.See your wheels restored to their former glory. Curbing, corrosion and damaged wheels repaired.

SJ Paint & Perfection
10 Jobs Completed
ESSEX
5.0 / 5

SJ Paint & Perfection is a specialist body and paintwork garage, established in 2017 they consist of 2 major technicians with over 10 years of experience, priding themselves on custom paint and on one of a kind colours schemes. Their fine detail jobs in bodywork have won awards, they also provide several other services such as Dent Removal, Detailing, Wheel Refurbishing and more.

High quality is guaranteed with all repairs coming in for low prices, they are also a prestige and Sports Performance Car Specialist, priding themselves on factory quality work on all BMW and German makes and models, they cover Insurance work and End of lease return vehicle preparation. All coming with 1 year’s warranty on parts and 2 year warranty on all labour, they welcome you to visit their workshop, where they will give you their best and most cost-effective prices that suit any and all your needs.

Protyre Colchester
95 Jobs Completed
Colchester
4.9 / 5

Stephen and his team pride themselves on providing an exceptional level of customer service. The centre specialises in mechanical repairs and MOTs as well as supplying and fitting tyres for cars, vans and 4x4s from all leading manufacturers, including Michelin, Pirelli, Bridgestone and Continental. Protyre Colchester offer both Class 4 and Class 7 MOTs but please call the garage directly if you require a Class 7 MOT as these cannot be booked online. The centre boasts a Hunter HawkEye® Hunter Wheel alignment system and offers many mechanical services including welding and clutch repair and replacement. Stephen and his team will be pleased to provide advice on the best tyres to meet your driving requirements. Based just off the roundabout by Sainsbury's in Stanway, pop in to get the best advice from our experts or feel free to buy online with same day fitting available.

BKT Motors
64 Jobs Completed
Colchester
5.0 / 5

Established in 1989, our team of skilled mechanics have over 25 years experience in the mechanical industry and have been committed to delivering high-quality repairs and fantastic customer service from day one. Because we are Trading Standards and RMI approved, you can rest assured knowing you and your vehicle are in good hands.

We cover a wide range of repairs and services from clutch and gearbox repairs to MOT's. No matter how big or small, every job is approached with the same level of professionalism and you will always receive honest advice and transparent prices. In 2015 we also opened our Car Sales division called BKT Prestige Ltd, based in Copford, Colchester which specialises in the sale and finance of all vehicle types.

All our quality parts are sourced from reputable suppliers and come with a standard manufacturer warranty. If you are unable to bring your vehicle to us, we offer a collection and delivery service for those within a 5-mile radius.

Formula One Autocentres - Colchester
109 Jobs Completed
Colchester
3.0 / 5

Established in 1974, Formula One Autocentres set out with a mission to deliver a completely new fast-fit experience to its customers. This would feature clean, modern premises, high-tech equipment and highly trained technicians; far removed from the kind of service normally associated with the industry.

Forty years down the line, we have grown to become one of the UK’s largest independent autocentre chains. The business remains family owned and continues to uphold its original commitment to delivering the highest quality service at the most competitive prices.

That commitment has proved incredibly popular with motorists, creating many thousands of loyal customers who continue to put their trust in Formula One Autocentres.

As a result, the company has gone from strength to strength, currently boasting over 85 state-of-the-art branches across England, with over 500 highly trained staff working seven days a week to provide a full range of services including tyres, exhausts, batteries, brakes, clutches, MOT's and servicing.

We remain resolutely independent, and as a family owned business, avoid being tied down to any single manufacturer or supplier. This gives us the freedom and flexibility to offer the biggest deals on the widest possible range of top branded products, making the company a viable, attractive and cost-effective alternative to both the big national chains and smaller local independent outlets. Quite simply, Formula One Autocentres provides cost-conscious motorists with the most reliable and affordable means of maintaining their vehicles.

We defend our position at the forefront of the fast-fit industry by constantly evolving and developing innovative new products and services to meet the ever-changing demands of our customers. With an ongoing expansion programme and by regular investment in technology, we continue to provide unbeatable fast-fit service along with the very best value prices. In fact, we can confidently claim that no other company is better equipped to face the motoring challenges of the future.

Mobile Auto Solutions
55 Jobs Completed
Colchester
5.0 / 5

Mobile mechanic and MOT tester. 30 years experience in all makes and repairs, conversant with modern control systems and emission control. Car, light commercial and motorbikes covered.

Transylvania Repairs
7 Jobs Completed
Colchester
4.8 / 5

Transylvania Repairs are a small, professional and enthusiastic team. Delivering high quality work with top notch communication. We aim to provide an honest and fair service, specialising in Jeep, Chrysler and Dodge with experience in working on all Makes and Models.

Customer Service is key, and ensuring your experience is positive is the cornerstone of our business.

Rallysport automotive
60 Jobs Completed
colchester
5.0 / 5

Rallysport engineering automotive is a car service and repair centre based in Colchester Essex. we are equipped with the latest in high tech equipment including full 4 wheel laser alignment, smart balancing and diagnostics.
Profits generated from our daily activities generated are donated to our community interest projects, helping young learners who thrive from learning outside the classroom, those at risk from exclusion from mainstream or those with special needs. For more information about our community projects feel free to visit our website- www.rallysport-eng.com. The two organisations are separate and only fully qualified experienced mechanics will complete any work on your vehicle.

Cowdray Car Centre
7 Jobs Completed
Colchester
4.3 / 5

We are a family run business that is dedicated to meeting the very highest standards of workmanship. We specialise in servicing, repair and maintenance of high end vehicles such as Audi, Bentley, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Rolls-Royce and Porsche along with Maserati, Jaguar and Land-Rover.

Being a family business we do not have shareholders and Head-offices demanding quotas on sales and revenue so you can be assured that your vehicle will be treated well and more importantly honestly.

All Trans Autos Ltd
4 Jobs Completed
Colchester
5.0 / 5

All Trans Autos was started in August 1980 by Jill and Richard.
We employed our first member of staff, Tony, in 1984 and we are proud that he is still in our employment.
Over the past 34 years All Trans Autos has grown and today has 15 employees, ranging from fully qualified technicians to part time office staff.
Each one is a valued member of the team and provides the excellent customer service for which the company is renowned.
All Trans Autos prides itself on its fantastic training program. Even after 25 years Tony is still attending training to keep up to speed with the fast moving technology in today’s cars. We have trained four apprentices over the period and currently have our fifth apprentice who is in his first year of training.
The husband and wife team of Jill and Richard provides an excellent atmosphere. They work along side their staff, giving the garage that family feel. Their children all help within the company, inputting their skills where required, although only one of them works full time, as the company’s fleet manager.
In 2006 All Trans Autos moved to its present location – the same year in which we became a Bosch Car Service centre. In order to become a BCS certain criteria have to be met. To read more about this see our Bosch page.
Today All Trans Autos is one of the largest independent garages in Colchester. We offer unlimited expertise and are able to deal with most makes to dealer level. We operate to standards beyond those that are expected even by Bosch, and we won their quality award in our first year.
We were shortlisted down to the last three in the Independent Garage of the Year Award in 2008.

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Average rating for  Colchester bookings

4.91

236 reviews

How much do Service & Repairs cost in Colchester

The cost of servicing, MOT and repairs differ across the country. Labour rates will be higher or lower depending on where in the country you are. Take a look below at the average quote in Colchester on WhoCanFixMyCar.com for some of our top service types.


Cost by Service Type in Colchester
Service TypeAverage PriceGet Quotes
Clutch Replacement£473.72
Full Service£174.17
Aircon Regas£58.97
Full Service and MOT£201.57
MOT£42.07
Mobile Mechanic£63.15
Cambelt Change£292.57

This table uses data from quotes provided on WhoCanFixMyCar.com between 12/04/2020 and 11/07/2020.

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