Monthly Archives: August 2017

Motorway madness

I usually try to avoid the M5 and M42 but one day I had to collect some parts that were missing from an order and thought I’d be there and back within the hour.   At Worcester’s Mobile Mechanic we endeavour to get customers’ cars and vans in...

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Consigned to car heaven

We recently had a call from a customer whose Nissan Micra had an oil leak.   The standard advice is not to drive the vehicle so the customer agreed to Worcester’s Mobile Mechanic collecting the vehicle and an half an hour labour charge to...

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Spark plugs go snap

The spark plugs pictured are from a six cylinder in for a service. The vehicle actually had a misfire though the customer hadn’t noticed. As the plugs were being removed they broke. We have no idea how long they had been in the vehicle and...

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Exhaust change made easier

Throughout my working life, I’ve visited many exhaust centres and one thing that amazes me is that often they don’t have the technically correct nuts to do the job. At Worcester’s Mobile Mechanic we keep the most popular sizes on the shelf. They...

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Twice the trouble

It appears that some people have no understanding about how a twin battery starting system operates.   This customer knew one of the batteries was in a poor state so he replaced it. The fact he renewed it with the wrong battery is not the...

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On a green theme

All of us should do whatever we can to help the environment on a daily basis and, to this end, I am proud to say that Worcester’s Mobile Mechanic is the only independent garage in this area, that has a brake lathe.   This tool actually saves...

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No stone left unturned

Here at Worcester’s Mobile Mechanic, we’ll stop at nothing to solve problems for our customers.   This vehicle had some serious electrical problems that were all located behind the dashboard.      The customer bit the bullet and authorised...

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