Garage in action

So is it straight?

One of our customers was recently involved in a road traffic accident. Fortunately no-one was hurt in the incident but the car was damaged.   Before we could start a full repair we had to ascertain whether or not the car was still straight...

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Tune up works wonders

A poorly running MGBGT recently arrived in the workshop for a tune up.   It had been to a couple of garages and they had been baffled but to the experienced team at Worcester’s Mobile Mechanic the issue was actually straightforward.  ...

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The chain (timing tool) gang

Some garages will not take on what they perceive to be a difficult job. I’m unsure whether this is because of a lack of knowledge – or confidence. Maybe it’s a bit of both…   At Worcester’s Mobile Mechanic we will do most jobs. My team...

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Wheel stud woe

For some unknown reason, Worcester’s Mobile Mechanic has been experiencing wheel stud problems more often than I thought we should be.   Over the last year we have had three incidents of wheel stud/thread issues and the customers all had...

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Keeping it real

I have always believed in looking on the bright side but I’m afraid some motorists really do believe their vehicles will run and run.   This picture is of a 2001 Peugeot 205 Gti’s cam-belt. The car came in as the steering had gone tight and...

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Filter fault resolved

Some of our customers are very observant when it comes to their vehicles.   This customer bought theirs in as the engine was “ticking” from the top end. On inspection, it was discovered that sometime in the past it had been neglected and the...

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Buy cheap, buy twice

Motorists will always shop around for a better price but it’s always worth bearing in mind one of my favourite sayings – buy cheap buy twice.   In January this year we quoted to fit an LPG system to this vehicle, which was £220 more...

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