Mechanical Repair & Servicing

Maintenance and repair of a wide range of vehicles including pre-war,
classic, retro and future classic cars

Utilising a mix of modern technology and traditional techniques, we are able to diagnose, repair, maintain and upgrade all older vehicles to be suitable for use in today's world.

Whether it be a basic 'grease service', a complete underbody restoration or an engine-out cambelt replacement/overhaul, we are fully equipped to help.

Once a vehicle has been inspected, we can create a bespoke maintenance plan based our findings, incorporating the original manufacturers maintenance specifications (re-imagined for the modern era).

We take on engine, gearbox, axle and differential rebuilds and a whole host of upgrade services in-house and overhaul each component to look as good or better than original.

We can also arrange MOT's, carry out tyre replacement, wheel alignment, air conditioning system re-gas/repair and much more.

Mechanical Services Pricing

Full Vehicle Inspection

£300 inc VAT (fixed price)

Includes inspection of the entire vehicle, hundreds of photographs and a multi-page report of the vehicle condition to the finest of detail. Suitable for prioritising running repairs to planning a complete restoration.

See our Vehicle Inspection/Appraisal section for more information.

4 Wheel Computerised Alignment

£120 inc VAT

Alignment to the highest of standards; we use the latest 4 wheel computer aligner to align the vehicle to the finest of tolerances, and road test to verify the end result is to our standard.

Additional charges may apply for seized adjusters if required.

See our Tyres & Wheel Alignment section for more information.

Air Conditioning Re-gas (R134A)

£70 inc VAT

Air conditioning re-gas including vacuum/leak test, a UV dye leak detector added to the system, and re-charge with new gas (vehicles with R134A refrigerant). It is possible to convert older R12 systems to R134A at additional cost if required.

For more information and to book please contact us.

Frequently Asked Questions

Which type of vehicles can you work on?

We are able to diagnose and repair most vehicles older vehicles.

Our workshop is fully equipped with a large selection of specialist tools for carburettor balancing and mechanical fuel injection testing/tuning, engineering tools and also the ability to re-manufacture rare vehicle parts from scratch.

We also have a full suite of dealer level diagnostic equipment for multiple brands, including older laptops and software capable of working on vehicles from the early 90's, along with modern equipment for diagnosing vehicles up to the present day.

When can you book me in?

We suggest that 2-4 weeks minimum notice for booking an inspection or minor mechanical work, please contact us for availability. In the event of a breakdown please do get in touch, we will always try to assist where possible.

What is your hourly rate for mechanical work?

We are £85 + VAT per hour for mechanical work, with discounts available for longer term restoration projects and trade customers.

Can you MOT my vehicle?

Yes we can, we can fully manage the maintenance of your vehicle including arranging an MOT (we are not an MOT test centre ourselves).

Can you collect/deliver my vehicle?

We have our own covered vehicle transporter and can provide a quotation for transport - please contact us for more information

Can you service/repair my vehicle whilst I wait?

We are not able to provide 'while you wait' bookings, we carry out repairs to a standard and not to a time, and due to the age of the vehicles we often find additional issues during the course of a repair which makes this service-garage style approach impractical.

We are happy to drop you off to the nearest train station if required.

Can you arrange a courtesy car?

We are able to arrange a courtesy vehicle for you - please contact us for additional information