AMC Car Repairs Blog
New Service ! We now carry out Remapping: REMAPPING & ECU CLONING: We carry out Remapping on many makes and models, we can also carry out Cloning to Engine ECU’s. WHY WOULD YOU CLONE AN ENGINE ECU? There are many reasons to Clone an Engine ECU, if your ECU is faulty but still readable then now is the time to investigate whether its possible to clone your Engine ECU. Once it becomes unreadable a clone is no longer possible and rectifying the problem becomes more costly. Engine ECUs can become faulty for a variety of reasons, water ingress is a common issue, age deterioration, driver failure within the ecu or cracked solder joints are just a few examples of possible faults your ECU may experience. If you suspect your ECU has developed a fault then contact us as soon as … Continue reading
Happy New Year from AMC Car Repairs, Auto Electrics & Diagnostics. We would like to Thank all our Customers for their continued support over the past year and Wish you all a Happy New Year and Happy Motoring for 2020. We hope that 2020 is a good year for you.
Car Maintenance: Cars can be expensive, but keeping on top of car maintenance and servicing can help reduce the costs in the long run. By leaving a fault or not regularly maintaining your car, you increase the chances of the initial fault developing into something much worse and often costing you more to put right. We find that cars that are serviced annually and have faults addressed quickly, have a much lower need for additional work and are less likely to break down on you. Obviously all cars have the potential to break down, however by carrying out regular maintenance and checks you reduce the chances of this hugely. Many people believe that their MOT Test is all that’s needed with regards to maintenance of their car. This is not true! An MOT test is only a visual inspection of … Continue reading
Is your car ready for the changing seasons ahead? Is your car ready? Summer seems to have flown by this year, the kids are back at school and the nights are starting to cool. Hope you have all had an amazing summer with some great memories? We had a few well earned weeks off to recharge our batteries and spend time with family, that all seems like a distant memory now, as the normal work and school routine resumes. I have noticed over the past week the nights are getting cooler and drawing in for autumn, the pigs have been released onto the forest to eat all the fallen acorns and the leaves have even starting to fall in some places. This is the time to plan ahead and address any outstanding maintenance issues with your car, before the next … Continue reading
Is your car summer ready? I expect your summer holidays are booked. Do you need your car for your holidays? If so when did you last have it checked by a qualified mechanic? Now is the time to get your car booked in for a service or to resolve any outstanding issues, so you not left disappointed and without a car when you want to be enjoying your holidays! Look after your car and it will look after you! Give us a call today on 07587 988174 or 02380 879058 Click here to send us an enquiry today!
Car Electrics Car Electrics faults come in all different shapes and sizes. Our Car Electrician see’s a vast array of vehicles with electrical faults. Some car electrical faults are easy to find and some are a little more challenging! A lot of a car electrics and wiring are hidden under panels or areas that a regular driver will never see, so we thought we would share this image with you of a recent job we had. There is nothing like looking for the broken wire, when it has company!! The Challenges of a Car Electrical Repair! If you need an Auto Electrician give us a call at AMC Car Repairs today! Click here to contact AMC Car Repairs about your fault
Is Your Car Ready for Summer? With the summer not so far away now, I expect your holiday is on your mind, not your car service! Will you be needing your vehicle during this period for a holiday? When was it last looked at by a mechanic? Will you be driving a long distance over the coming months? If so When was your car last serviced? If you would like AMC Car Repairs to service your car, call today to book in with us. Call us on 07587 988174 or 02380 879058 Click here to message us today! Give yourself one less thing to worry about this summer and book your service now!
Reminder that if your car has a warning light on dash at time of MOT it will Fail Test! This is just a quick reminder to those of you who are not aware. If your car is displaying a warning light on the dashboard at the time of your MOT test it will Fail its MOT Test! Don’t leave it until your MOT is due! Warning lights show on your cars dashboard for exactly that reason. They are a warning that there is something wrong with your vehicle and its needs attention from a qualified mechanic. All too frequently we have cars that fail their MOT, due to having a warning light on their dash, the MOT requirements changed back in May 2018! Please don’t continue driving your vehicle until the time of your MOT Test if it has a … Continue reading