Gearbox Servicing Intervals have been reduced in recent years by BMW and Mercedes Vehicle Manufacturers to 35000m service intervals. Using the correct quality oils and filters ensures hassle free driving, low levels of contamination in the boxes, smooth solenoid gear changes and less thumping between gear to gear
Audi A4 in for Service and Inspection. As part of our standard procedure the vehicle gets a full inspection whilst on the lift. A warning for bulb failure to the rear is a common fault in the Audi range this is due to water ingress and corrosion! A new part and replacement wiring loom was ordered and wired into place to correct this problem of failed lights and an annoying 'beeping' on the dash!!
A beauty of a mk VII Golf in for servicing this week. As the technologies in vehicles increase it becomes more and more important to recognise that a 'service' isn't just a quick change of oil. There are numerous systems that continually monitor the vehicle and constantly make adaptations to suit the running conditions based on these monitored inputs. The case of a 'service button reset' does not involve the reset of various other data records including oil quality, soot levels, air quality. These all need to be checked and reset to coincide with proper full servicing, to help maintain the life of the vehicle