Aircon Regas Volkswagen Specialist Garages in Birmingham

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Top garages for Volkswagen Aircon Regas in Birmingham (255 found)
SMB Autocentre
109 Jobs Completed
Cradley Heath
4.9 / 5

"SMB Autocentre is located on the corner of Chester Road, Cradley Heath right next to the railway station and specialises in vehicle servicing and repairs. We can service All cars and light commercial vehicles at a fraction of main dealer prices using original equipment quality parts. Please call us today for a competitive price on a quality service. Just some of the services we offer include the following.....- Servicing including Interim and full service- MOT Repairs- MOTs - Tyres- Puncture Repairs-
Wheel Balancing- specialist wheel alignment also arranged- Diagnostics- Using latest computerised scanning - Air con service and repair- Timing belts- Clutches- Batteries- Exhausts- Brakes- Valeting"

Auto works Service centre ltd
706 Jobs Completed
Birmingham
4.9 / 5

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We offer a quality service with quality parts fitted, we believe in doing it right the first time and every time.

We are a little family run business that goes the extra mile helping customers out.

Are you looking for high quality vehicle servicing in South Birmingham? You have come to the right place. We have the experience and the expertise to resolve all your motoring requirements. We pride ourselves on our great levels of customer satisfaction and believe in building long lasting relationships with our customers.

Farthings Lodge Car Centre
42 Jobs Completed
Dudley
4.8 / 5

If you are looking for great quality workmanship in the Dudley area, then you have reached the right place. Farthings Lodge Car Centre are a specialist used car dealer and service centre based in the West Midlands. We are proud to offer you a first class customer service and very competitive pricing on MOTs, servicing and repairs. Book online today...

IN'n'OUT Autocentres Wednesbury
1433 Jobs Completed
Wednesbury
4.4 / 5

At IN’n’OUT Autocentres we offer fixed prices MOTs and Servicing for any make and model of car with no hidden extras. We are proud to be a ‘Which? Trusted Trader’ so we are really a garage you can trust. We also have a 5 Star Trustpilot reviews rating. We provide OEM parts and 12 months warranty on all parts and servicing. We only use premium Castrol oils in all servicing.

Our services are all completed ‘while-u-wait’ so you have never have the inconvenience of losing your car for the day. You can watch your car as it is being worked on through the viewing window or sit back and relax in our clean and comfortable customer lounges with FREE Wi-Fi and coffee and read the latest magazines.

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Formula One Autocentres - Blackheath
93 Jobs Completed
Halesowen
4.1 / 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.

Hayers Motor Repairs
386 Jobs Completed
Wednesbury
4.7 / 5

I have 30+ years experience in the motor trade most of it I have worked for kwikfit for 25 years. We take pride in the work we do. All work fully guaranteed with the best skilled mechanics for your everyday car needs. We are family run business ,customer care to us is everything ,warrantee work Allways our priority ,we are cheaper then all major chain garages ,guaranteed to get skilled worker on your car .We are friendly, reliable and trustworthy. We even provide free refreshments. We will beat any genuine Quote.we will quote you an honest price with no hidden charges.thank you for you business

Fast Fit Auto Centre
795 Jobs Completed
Birmingham
4.7 / 5

We have a wealth of experience in providing the following services: Tyres, Exhausts, Servicing, MOT Testing, Repairs, Welding, Batteries and more... Fast Fit is a family run auto centre servicing the general public and private companies for over 25 years. We have Large service bays and work shops and can have your car back on the road as fast as possible, pick up and drop service available at no extra cost.

Mr Tyre - Walsall
79 Jobs Completed
Walsall
5.0 / 5

Whether you’re in need of tyres, MOTs or car servicing, throughout Central England you can rely on Mr Tyre to meet all your needs. Since 1971, we’ve been the premier car garage of choice for drivers across the country, and now you too can benefit from our expertise and friendly services.

Mr Tyre are an independent business, meaning we’re able to find and offer to you the very best deals on vehicle products. We aim to provide the highest quality products and services at the most competitive prices. As such, you can rest assured that our top priority will be your complete satisfaction and peace of mind.

Speedy Repairs
223 Jobs Completed
birmingham
4.9 / 5

At Speedy Repairs we offer a full range of mechanical repairs including gearboxes, clutch repairs, brakes and pads, exhaust repairs and replacement, steering and suspension adjustments and changes. We are experienced with challenging mechanical work as well as routine car repairs and have established good working relationships with motor factors ensuring we can source parts quickly and at the best price minimizing your vehicle's downtime. Speedy Repairs will only fit high quality parts to you car or van

All repairs come with 12 months labour guarantee and a minimum of 12 months on all new parts fitted

ActionTek Limited
18 Jobs Completed
Birmingham
4.5 / 5

ActionTek Auto is the premier vehicle repair and maintenance in the West Midlands, established in 2018 and built on an ethos of excellence and uncompromising customer service. With attention to detail and solid brand experience our mechanics are qualified professionals with reputation for the very best quality.

Clarke & Evans Service Centre LTD
88 Jobs Completed
Birmingham
5.0 / 5

Clarke Evans are an independent Service and Repair Centre with an excellent reputation for quality workmanship. We have the very latest hi-tech equipment installed in the workshops and this coupled with the expertise of our fully trained and committed workforce guarantees a first class service.

Clarke & Evans are experts in vehicle repair, servicing, MOT and more for all types of vehicles.

Motor Serv-UK Solihull
68 Jobs Completed
Solihull, Birmingham
4.6 / 5

MotorServ-UK is a family owned concern, which currently serves Solihull and surrounding areas within the West Midlands.

Our plans and aspirations are to open further centres around the larger Midlands area in the coming years, and then across the United Kingdom.

Our customer orientated business model means, we are here to fill a space in the market place, where customers are often left feeling confused and out of pocket when dealing with some main dealers, but still want to ensure their cars are looked after properly and in a Professional manner, which they may not achieve at some independent establishments. We are here to fill that gap, and are proud to offer newly fitted service centres which provide dealer level facilities and expertise, but at a price which is more attune to an Independent garage setup.

We provide customers with facilities that they may be used to at main dealers; Dedicated service consultants, comfortable waiting areas, with free WiFi and hot drinks. High quality Courtesy Cars to stay mobile, and Collect & Delivery services to maximise convenience even further. We even provide a complimentary Wash & Vac service on all service and repair bookings.

Our technicians are highly trained and dealer certified, and we have access to all manufacturer parts and lubricants which enables us to work on Vehicles to Manufacturer specifications and recommendations. For people who wish to make further savings, we are able to source OE quality parts for all makes and models, and we guarantee all of our parts and labour for two years for added reassurance. Block exemption regulations mean we are able to service and maintain your car to manufacturer specifications, and your warranty will remain in tact!

We look after a number of key fleet vehicle providers, and are part of the 1 Link network which enables us to look after most 'Business Use' cars and light commercial vehicles on the roads today. MotorServ-UK is part of the BlackCircles tyre network, which means you can buy your tyres in confidence online, and can choose one of our centres to have your tyres fitted at your convenience.

Having our own DVSA MOT Testers and facilities in house, means we carry out all our own tests for class 4 & 7 vehicles, and we are usually running offers and incentives to ensure we remain competitive in the market place, and continually save our customers money.

MotorServ-UK subscribes to the RMI Motorcodes - Which means we are dedicated to providing our customers with a high standard of service and we will ensure your rights as a consumer are fully protected.

Our aim is to save you money, and to provide you with choice.

We are constantly striving for new ways of helping motorists, and our growing customer base and ever expanding company is testament to this high quality standard.

Mr Tyre - Darlaston
34 Jobs Completed
Darlaston
5.0 / 5

Whether you’re in need of tyres, MOTs or car servicing, throughout Central England you can rely on Mr Tyre to meet all your needs. Since 1971, we’ve been the premier car garage of choice for drivers across the country, and now you too can benefit from our expertise and friendly services.

Mr Tyre are an independent business, meaning we’re able to find and offer to you the very best deals on vehicle products. We aim to provide the highest quality products and services at the most competitive prices. As such, you can rest assured that our top priority will be your complete satisfaction and peace of mind.

Fast Fit Plus
121 Jobs Completed
Halesowen
4.9 / 5

Fast Fit Plus was established in July 2004 by Jason and Colin, who between them have over 45 years experience within the motor trade. Since the opening of Fast Fit Plus in Halesowen we have established a reputation for fast, friendly and professional service as the name suggests! We offer a quality service you can trust at prices you can afford. Our equipment includes the latest Hoffman tyre fitting and wheel balancing machines, to enable us to fit the latest and largest run flat tyres without any damage being caused to the wheels. This is enhanced by our Supertracker 4 wheel alignment system. Our customer base includes clients from as far away as the Lake District and Cheshire, many of which we have dealt with in excess of 25 years, whilst we were employed by some of the industries top franchises.

Manor Motor Company Limited
39 Jobs Completed
Birmingham
3.9 / 5

If you’re looking for a reliable car garage in Birmingham, look no further than Manor Motor Company, specialists in a wide range of garage services including Car Servicing, MOT, Tyres, Car Repairs and Engine Diagnostics in Birmingham.

Established in 2010, we provide an honest and reliable service at all times, proud to be recognised as a highly reputable car garage in Birmingham.

Located at 1 Shenley Road, we are ideally based to serve the local Birmingham community, undertaking all types of car garage services, from Car Servicing to MOT.

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Aircon Regas Volkswagen Specialist Garages in Birmingham
Frequently asked questions
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How does car Air Conditioning work?

Your air conditioning works in a similar way to your fridge. It uses 'refrigerant', which changes from a liquid to a gas at a relatively low temperature, in a series of coils. When it does, it absorbs heat. An air-conditioner blows air past these coils, cooling the air as it passes. Afterwards, this gas is converted back to a liquid, creating heat, but this heat is blown outside, rather than into, your car.
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What is an Air-Con 'Regas'?

An air-con 'regas' or 'recharge' involves removing all refrigerants from your air-conditioning system and replacing with the precise quantity of fresh refridgerant. It is required if your air-con is no longer blowing as cold as it should, or isn't clearing up fogged windows.
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How much does Air-Con 'Regassing' cost?

A regas typically costs from £40 upwards, but almost always under £100.
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How can I prolong the life of my Air Conditioning?

Use it! Make sure to switch on your air-con every few weeks in the winter/spring and let it run until the air is blowing really cold. This will mean it is more reliable in the summer.
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Can I regas Air-Conditioning myself?

Air-Con Regas 'kits' are available to inject fresh refrigerant into your system. However, they won't remove old refrigerant, impurities, moisture etc, nor will they check for leaks. Given the low cost of a professional re-gas, we would always recommend it.

Why do you need an Aircon Regas?

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.

What happens during an Aircon Regas?

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.

  • Enter your car registration number
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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.

Gavin from Ross Motors explains an Aircon regas