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Gone the extra mile

Gone the extra mile Click the images to enlarge We had a customer in recently with very “notchie” steering, and according to the customer it got worse and then better. The problem was, how do you find exactly what is causing an...

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Friday night syndrome

Friday night syndrome Click the image to enlarge This is how I used to be on a Friday night in my youth – “piston broke”. This is not a happy tale, the vehicle a V8 Land Rover came in with a misfire. After checking all the usual...

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He did not try the door!

He did not try the door! May 2014‏ For some unknown reason, we at Worcester’s Mobile Mechanic meet some very difficult customers. This particular job, started strangely on the phone. The customer supplied the tow bar kit, and wanted an...

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Filter problems

Filter problems – Red 75 The blocked fuel filter Click images to enlarge We often get called to people with a non-starter and this case, it was interesting that the owner had a ‘friend’ who knew his way around a car. The first...

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Do you know who to call?

Do you know who to call? Click the image to enlarge Imagine your frustration: you have lost the keys to your transit and you need it for work. You have called a few garages, and the response is, “get the vehicle to them” and they will...

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Dangerous liassons

Dangerous liassons Click images to enlarge None of these vehicles was the responsibility of Worcester’s Mobile Mechanic. I am amazed at how trusting customers are, and how irresponsible other garages can be. It is the named person on the...

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