Car Safety Checks

If you’re in between MOT tests and are about to go on a long journey, it’s always a good idea to get your car or van checked by an experienced garage like Hillwood Autos.

Our technicians will inspect and assess the wear and condition of various parts of your vehicle to make sure they meet the required safety standards. This can be a good way to identify small and affordable issues before they become big, troublesome jobs.

  • Brakes: Inspection of brake pads, discs, drums, brake lines, and the braking system’s overall performance to check for any signs of wear, leaks, or malfunction.
  • Tyres: Examination of tyre condition, tread depth, and pressure to ensure they are in good condition and comply with legal requirements.
  • Lights: Checking all exterior lights, including headlights, indicators, brake lights, and fog lights, to ensure they are functioning correctly.
  • Steering and Suspension: Assessment of steering components, wheel alignment, and suspension system to ensure proper control and stability.
  • Seatbelts: Inspection of seatbelts to ensure they are in good condition, properly fitted, and functional.
  • Exhaust System: Checking for leaks and ensuring that the exhaust system meets emissions standards.
  • Wipers and Washers: Checking wiper blades and washer fluid to ensure clear visibility during adverse weather conditions.
  • Vehicle Structure: Examination of the car’s body structure to identify any structural damage or corrosion that could compromise safety.
  • Fluid Levels: Checking the levels of essential fluids such as engine oil, coolant, and brake fluid.
  • Battery: Checking the battery’s condition and connections.
  • Emissions: Basic assessment of the vehicle’s emissions to identify any apparent issues.

With these basic safety checks complete, and any necessary repairs seen to, you and your passengers can travel in confidence.

To find out more about Car Safety Checks in Tamworth, get in touch online or call Hillwood Autos on 01827 280870

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