BODY WORK, FITTINGS AND WELDING

Paper trick works wonders

At Worcester’s Mobile Mechanic, we like to assist our customers whenever possible and are frequently amazed by how much other garages quote for welding work.   I appreciate that having your vehicle repaired at a garage is a costly affair but...

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Prevention is better than cure

Sometimes jobs are like buses. We do not carry out a welding job for a while and then we do two or three in the same week!   This vehicle, an old LDV, had a severe case of tin worm but once repaired it was soon back on the road!    ...

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The rust busters

We don’t seem to do as much welding work at Worcester’s Mobile Mechanic as we did when the business was launched over 20 years ago.   This camper van came in to the workshop as it had failed the MOT test for three or four pieces of welding...

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Holding the “tin-worm” back

       It can be very difficult to quote for welding repair work, especially when it is hidden by panels and bumpers. This vehicle failed the MOT test as a small plate was needed so the owner left it in our more than capable hands. We always...

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Snow gives us work

Snow gives us work Click the images to enlarge I always think the snow is good for the garage industry but in this case it was actually quite sad. The customer concerned lives in the country on a hill, and unfortunately could not stop in the...

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Reasonable and safe

Reasonable and safe Click the image to enlarge When a vehicle is presented for an MOT, the customer is generally worried about the whole situation, especially in these austere times. At Worcester’s Mobile Mechanic we try to remove this...

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Never pay in advance!

Never pay in advance! Click the images to enlarge Some years ago a friend of mine bought an old MK1 Escort. The idea was to restore the vehicle and then use it as a day – day vehicle. After the initial “burst” he removed the...

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