Summer & Winter Checks.

This is our basic safety check, which ensures your car is running as it should: perfect if you want peace of mind but don’t need a full service yet. Our safety checks include the following:

  • Top up engine oil
  • Top up coolant & check strength
  • Top up brake fluid
  • Top up power steering fluid
  • Top up screen wash
  • Check windscreen wipers & washers
  • Check seat belts
  • Check lights, front, rear, side, fog, reverse, brake, hazard & indicators
  • Check Horn
  • Visual brake inspection (Wheels on)
  • Visual check of suspension, shock absorbers and exhaust system.

Interim Service.

This is ideal for high mileage users who need regular maintenance to keep their vehicles roadworthy between full services. We recommend your car is given an interim service every 6000 miles. An Interim service includes everything in a safety check, plus the following:

  • Vehicle road test
  • Replace engine oil and filter
  • Full brake inspection (Wheels off)
  • Check clutch
  • Check suspension, steering and ball joints
  • Check drivetrain

Full Service

A full service is essential every year or 12000 miles to ensure your vehicle is safe, reliable and economical. We subscribe to all the latest manufacturers' data, so we can service your car in accordance with the specifications and maintain any warranty your vehicle may have. All parts used are equivalent to original, or we can fit manufacturers' genuine parts if required. In addition to the above a full service will include:

  • Replace Air filter & Fuel filter
  • Check Pollen filter
  • Check brake fluid condition
  • Replace spark plugs
  • Check auxiliary belts
  • Check engine, gearbox and rear axle
  • Check wheel bearings
  • Check radiator and coolant hoses
  • Check and grease door, bonnet & boot hinges and locks
  • Check instruments & gauges
  • Check fuel system
  • Visual check on wiring loom
  • Check front wheel balance
  • Check wheel alignment
  • Check body work and underside for damage/rust
  • Reset service indicator
  • Check against manufacturers service guidelines for additional service requirements

Diagnostic Service

Most of our modern vehicles are controlled by processors and computer systems that record any faults as they occur. Lynx Autocare have invested heavily into state of the art diagnostic scanners that can read into over 90% of vehicles on the road. In addition to the full service above this service will produce a report of any problems your vehicle may be experiencing and prevent that inconvenient breakdown.

In addition to general servicing, our qualified staff can also fit batteries, brakes, exhausts, we can change cam belts and clutches, in fact all aspects of modern vehicle maintenance.