Car Repairs in Killingworth

Problems with your vehicle and in need of repairs? Choose Westmoor MOT Centre for quality car repair solutions in Killingworth

Our Killingworth based repair garage is fully equipped to handle the entire range of mechanical repair work. With expert technicians working with the latest equipment here in West Moor you can be assured of professional and thorough repairs and exceptional prices.
To enquire about car repair work you can contact our friendly team in Killingworth on 0191 216 1111 or fill in our contact form.
Technician underneath a vehicle - Car Repairs Killingworth | Westmoor MOT Centre

Some of the common repair work we conduct in Killingworth:

MOT Repairs
If your vehicle fails an MOT we are able to provide repairs to get your vehicle through a retest.
An essential component in your vehicle, responsible for the deceleration and stopping of your vehicle. If you are experiencing any issues with your brakes you must get them checked out as soon as possible.

Symptoms: Grinding noises, a spongy feeling pedal, grinding sounds or the handbrake rising higher than normal.

The timing belt is responsible for keeping many of the moving components in the engine moving in time with each other. It is vital that the cambelt is replaced within the manufacturers recommended intervals as a snapped cambelt can cause severe and expensive damage to the engine.

Symptoms: When it comes to Cambelts prevention is far better than the associated repairs, the best way to avoid a snapped cambelt is to regularly service your vehicle.

Responsible for the filtering and removal of harmful gasses created by the engine you exhaust is essential for your MOT and vital for controlling emissions. Comprised of a number of different components such as the catalytic converter, diesel particulate filter, flexi pipe and more. We can provide repairs across the entire systems as well as replacements for components where necessary.

Symptoms: Smoke coming from the exhaust, rattling noises along the exhaust system, excessive engine noise, burning or gaseous smells, a noticeable decrease in performance and acceleration.

Responsible for a smooth ride and responsive handling, poor or damaged suspension can make for an uncomfortable driving experience. If left unchecked, suspension damage can continue to degrade leading to increased stopping distances, increased or uneven tyre wear and sluggish handling.

Symptoms: Worn tyres, tyre shaking, excessive vibration, a sunken chassis, body sway when driving in strong winds, nose dive when braking, fluid leaking from the strut.

Of course, this is not an exhaustive list, the modern vehicle is a combination of numerous mechanical systems working in tandem with one another. If you are unsure what is going wrong or where the issue may lie we will be able to identify and offer repair solutions to the issue.